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24
Jan
 
AKYN Project Manas Material Online
Material collected as part of the Analyzing Kyrgyz Narratives (AKYN) Research project is now freely available online. The project included the recording of six performances, nearly six hours in total, consisting of over ten thousand lines of poetry, by the esteemed manaschis Talatantaaly Bakchiev and Doolot Sydykov.
20
Jan
 
I believe it is a great chance for persnoal development
Pari Vatanshoeva is an AUCA Business administration student from Tajikistan who had experience in an exchange program and had a chance to extend her study in Poland. She believes that the AUCA exchange program will help her personal development and gain experience in a multicultural environment with people with different backgrounds.
20
Jan
 
Sanitary and hygienic rules on campus
AUCA Therapist Elmira Amandykova once again reminds us how to protect our loved ones, ourselves, and avoid the disease.
17
Jan
 
AUCA is a place with a great atmosphere and professional faculty.
"I have never met so welcoming people as in this country, everyone I met was full of good intentions.” AUCA caught the attention of an ESPOL student who applied to the ICP department due to the desire to know more about Central Asia. 
13
Jan
 
SIDP & ACEP Showcase
On December 14, 2021, Jonathan Becker, Acting President of the American University of Central Asia and Vice Chancellor of the Open Society University Network, joined the showcase of students’ projects organized by AUCA’s Center for Civic Engagement (CCE).
13
Jan
 
AUCA is full of adventures and discoveries
“AUCA is full of adventures and discoveries, where students come from all over the world which made the experience even more interesting for me”
 
24
Dec
2021
 
AUCA LAS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCED WINNING TEAMS WITH $1,500 USD PRIZE
The Liberal Arts and Sciences department at the American University of Central Asia successfully hosted its first Startup Pitch Competition (Innovation Challenge) on December 18th, 2021. 
24
Dec
2021
 
AUCA Alumni Talks
AUCA Alumni is happy to announce that they are renewing “Alumni Talks” where they will invite AUCA alums working in numerous spheres ranging from academics to communications, IT and startups to share their experiences with you.
21
Dec
2021
 
Stories of Afghan Students
Levi Bridges, the U.S. journalist that focuses on immigration and labor shared an inspiring article on theworld.org about Afghan students at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) that were forced to leave their country, but not their cultural affiliation and faith.
 
20
Dec
2021
 
Award of the Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology
On December 17, the AUCA Department of Anthropology held an award ceremony dedicated to those students who were selected to receive the Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Antropology.
17
Dec
2021
 
AUCA maintains its position in the QS World University Ranking!
Despite an extremely challenging year for all mankind caused by the unstable situation with Covid-19, which also seriously affected the educational sphere, The American University of Central Asia (AUCA) was able to hold its position in the QS World University Rankings in Eastern Europe and Central Asia region (EECA) for the 2021-2022 year.
16
Dec
2021
 
AUCA President's message on the presidential search
Read the official message from AUCA Interim President Dr. Jonathan Becker to the university community on the presidential search.
14
Dec
2021
 
AUCA Team Visits Naryn with Outreach Program
On Dec 9-11, 2021, an AUCA team visited partner educational institutions in Naryn, delivering guest lectures, sharing methodologies, and strengthening connections with the aim to develop education and information access in the region.
14
Dec
2021
 
Knowledge Day 2021
On December 13th, the AUCA administration headed by President Jonathan Becker conducted the Knowledge Day Ceremony. The Acting President of the AUCA, Dr. Jonathan Becker, and Dr. Nurgul Ukueva, the Vice President for Academic Affairs personally awarded the best students for their outstanding academic excellence with a President's List and Dean's List, respectively. 
13
Dec
2021
 
The 5th Virtual Discussion between AUN-AUCA students
The 5th Annual Interuniversity Virtual Discussion devoted to Traditional Practices that Should Be Abolished was held on December 4th, 2021 between the American University of Nigeria (AUN) and the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) students within the framework of a Civic Engagement Project called Crossing Borders Through Social Media and Dialogue initiated by Ekaterina Galimova (AUCA) and Emilienne Akpan (AUN) in 2019. 
9
Dec
2021
 
Online Q&A session on the DPP Caucasus & Central Asia | 13 December
Curious about the Executive Master on Development Policies and Practices (DPP)? Join us for an online Q&A session on our Caucasus & Central Asia regional programme!
9
Dec
2021
 
US Embassy researcher Ryan Schmedding: "The air over Bishkek is slowly but improving"
On December 2, a guest lecture by Ryan Schmedding, a researcher at the US Embassy, was held in an online format, organized by the AUCA Center for Environmental Studies and Development (CED), the Alliance of Universities of the Kyrgyz Republic for Green Economy and Sustainable Development (AVZUR) together with the US Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic.
6
Dec
2021
 
Guest Lecture with Jennifer Tasker
On Thursday, December 2nd, Jennifer Tasker, the Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy held a guest lecture in the AUCA within an OSUN Global Citizenship course which is taught by Bermet Tursunkulova, the Director of Development office.
 
3
Dec
2021
 
An important message from President Jonathan Becker to the AUCA community
Dear Faculty, Staff and Students of AUCA: AUCA is a community. An essential part of being a community is the well-being of all community members. AUCA is also an educational institution and we are at our best when we meet each other on-campus and in person, when we can exchange ideas unmediated via zoom and other devices. 
2
Dec
2021
 
Seismic Hazards Training Course at AUCA
On November 3rd, students and faculty of the Applied Geology department joined the Kyrgyz Seismic Hazard Seminar taught by Prof. Ray Weldon from Oregon State University (OSU). The workshop is organized as part of a Central Asia University Partnerships Program (UniCEN) program that provides grants for universities in Central Asia.


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