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  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-22)
    “Better thinkers...”, this is what an AUC education promises to deliver. Yet "thinking” is an outcome we do not often assess. We assess content learning, we assess student satisfaction and we spend a lot of effort evaluating ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-22)
    The very first time I walked in class to teach “Scientific Thinking”, I asked my students what they had heard about the course. One of the students responded that he heard that everything we learn in science turns out to ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-22)
    This issue continues with the theme that we started last spring, namely that of exploring and understanding our student’s intellectual development with the aim of helping them attain higher order thinking skills. We discussed ...
  • Mokhtar, Norhan Sherif (2018-01-29)
    Despite the turmoil and instability triggered by the Egyptian Revolution in 2011, the real estate market has remained relatively stable. According to the Ministry of Investment, real estate has witnessed a noticeable growth ...
  • Sultan, Yara Moussa (2016-01-24)
    The January 25 revolution and the dramatic unfolding of events thereafter, have been a time of immense social, political and economic transformation in Egypt. Recent changes in political leadership, from the fall of Mubarak’s ...
  • Aboul Ela, Magda (2012-06-03)
    It is noticeable that the female professional employment is declining among graduate students in Egypt. The patriarchal gendered attitudes permeate family, labor market and state to form a powerful obstacle to women's ...
  • Sabry, Aya Walyeldin Shafik Osman (2015-05-27)
    How does death, and the dead, shape the making of living subjectivities? How do the worlds of the dead entwine with the worlds of the living? Do the dead have an agency that engages the spaces of the living and their ...
  • Stark, Michael William (2014-09-15)
    In modern times, Aristotelian influence on Islamicate philosophical writing is exaggerated. Al-Fārābī did more than just copy Aristotle, he was an original thinker, and he may have sourced aspects of his thought and writing ...
  • Basiony, Dina Mohamed (2014-01-22)
    This study explores the discourses employed in three growingly popular global Islamic social media pages (GISMP), and examines their potential impact on identities of young Muslim followers across the globe. The initiatives ...
  • Abdel Akher, Nihal Mostafa (2014-05-30)
    After decades of male supremacy, it is not surprising to find that social institutions, including the government and the legal system, have a role in maintaining and reproducing the established order of domination. This ...
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    Conventionally teaching takes place by reference to “faculty-centered instruction in the oral tradition” which involves the delivery of content via lectures. This is invariably also accompanied by an emphasis on an ...
  • Khamees, El-Sayyed (Bint Al Nil, 1953-04)
    This article is the Syrian Government’s invitation Doria Shafik, President of the Bint Al Nil Union to deliver a lecture series on the role of feminist movements in reshaping the Arab East. The article features an interview ...
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-11)
    This article features a ceremony held by the the Bint Al Nil Union to honor Dr. Doria Shafik who is to go on a world trip to give over 60 lectures on Egypt and Egyptian women.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-09)
    The article features the photo exhibition held to mark the second anniversary of the 23 July Revolution in which the Bint Al Nil journal took part.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1952-01)
    This article demonstrates that Bint Al Nil caters for men and women alike. An underpayment complaint by a (male) worker at a glass manufacture factory drove Doria Shafik to pay a visit to the factory to investigate the complaint.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-03)
    The article features a report on a visit made by Dr. Doria Shafik, Chief Editor of Bint Al Nil journal to Jordan to give a lecture on Arab women and the hospitality with which she was received.
  • Bint Al Nil (Bint Al Nil, 1954-03)
    The article features a report on a visit made by Dr. Doria Shafik, Chief Editor of Bint Al Nil journal to Lebanon to give a lecture on women and the Arab cause. During the visit, Shafiq met with a number of eminent figures ...
  • Al-Qilliny, Rawhiyya (Bint Al Nil, 1952-01)
    This article is about a visit made by a delegation from the Bint Al Nil Union led by Dr. Doria Shafik to those injured during the British attack on Suez. Clothes, sweets, cigarettes and fruits were distributed over the injured.
  • E., M. (Bint Al Nil, 1951-12)
    This article talks about the 14th of November 1951. On that day, Egyptian men and women declared their rejection of British colonialism. Members of Bint Al Nil, were in the front lines of the peaceful protests in the name ...
  • Shafik, Doria (Bint Al Nil, 1949-02)
    The article talks about the Bint Al Nil (Daughter of the Nile) Party. The author explains that the party's mission is to advocate women's rights and to respond to their social discontents which were left intact by Egyptian ...