American University of Beirut

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American University of Beirut,

at Beirut, Lebanon; English language; chartered by New York State in 1866 as Syrian Protestant College, rechartered 1920 as the American Univ. of Beirut. It has faculties of arts and sciences, health sciences, engineering and architecture, agricultural and food sciences, and medicine. There is an archaeological museum. The university remained operational during most of the protracted civil strife in Beirut. In 1990 it started a joint program of research and development with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the reconstruction of Lebanon.
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His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received a visiting delegation from the American University in Beirut (AUB) ***
KUWAIT, May 6 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received a visiting delegation from the American University in Beirut (AUB) at Bayan Palace Tuesday.
Summary: An agreement on cooperation in industrial research between the industrial sector and the American University in Beirut was signed Wednesday.
BEIRUT: An agreement on cooperation in industrial research between the industrial sector and the American University in Beirut was signed Wednesday.
Summary: Prominent Syrian actor Duraid Laham was given an Honorary PHD from the American University in Beirut (AUB), Lebanon
The party feels now more justified in keeping its weapons because the Israeli onslaught showed that the Jewish state was a real threat," says Amal Saad-Ghorayeb, a professor at the Lebanese American University in Beirut, who has been working on Hezbollah for the past eleven years.
They had known "that the Saddam Hussein regime will eventually end one day, he will die," says Amal Saad-Ghorayeb, a professor of social sciences at the Lebanese American University in Beirut.
His academic career included professorships at UCLA and The American University in Beirut.
His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met a visiting delegation from the American University in Beirut (AUB) ***
KUWAIT, May 6 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah met a visiting delegation from the American University in Beirut (AUB) at Bayan Palace here on Tuesday.
Co-hosted by the American University in Beirut and the American University in Cairo (the Ma'an Alliance's secretariat), the institute was an intensive workshop that served as an introduction to various elements of civic engagement in Arab higher education.

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