IT majors presented their capstone projects for the AUIS community today in the cafeteria. Projects included mobile apps, websites, and all kinds of other interactive and visual displays. Check out images of the event on our Facebook page.
The proceedings of the 2013 Sulaimani Forum are now available online. The inaugural event, held on the AUIS campus March 12-13, gathered distinguished international scholars, journalists, and government officials to address complex and pressing issues in the region. Click here to download the proceedings.
The Debate Society recently held its first debate of the academic year. The opposition team won 43 to 19 in the student election, as well as 2/2 of the judges' votes! Photos of the event can be found on our Facebook page.
Sulaimani, Iraq – November 25, 2013 – The Professional Development Institute (PDI) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) is proud to announce exciting new changes to its Master in Business Administration (MBA) program. The new MBA program at AUIS allows students to customize their degree by offering three areas of specialization: Leadership, Project Management, and Finance.
Sulaimani, Iraq – November 18, 2013 – Students of the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani voted by a nearly four-to-one margin to approve the student body’s first constitution last week, paving the way for upcoming elections and the formation of a Student Advisory Council.
Sulaimani, Iraq – October 25, 2013 – The Academic Preparatory Program (APP) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) hosted a conference October 20-21 titled "Achieving Excellence in English-Language Teaching." The two-day conference included teaching demonstrations, workshops, multicultural panels, and presentations by international experts.
Dr. Frederick Monsma, Associate Professor in AUIS’ Social Science Department, grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York. After getting his undergraduate degree at St. John's College, he went on to get his PhD in Philosophy at Boston College.
Dr. Zak Sitter joined AUIS in the fall of 2012 to teach in the Department of English. He received both his Ph.D. and M.A. from Brown University in English and completed his undergraduate education at Harvard University in Literature.
The APP student of this month is Mohammed Sabir for his grades, attitude, and perfect attendance and participation records.Mohammed Sabir, the APP student of April, was placed in level three right away, learning his English only from TV. “Mohammed has displayed academic excellence this semester with devotion and good humor,” said a teacher of his. “He is a great example of how a student can be fun and engaging while still taking his education seriously.”
Alka is a tremendous asset to AUIS both in the classroom and out. Besides her high GPA, she volunteers for a number of good causes both on campus and in the larger community and is always more interested in positive results than personal recognition.