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Tuesday, October 5, 2021
AAUP Library Participates in the Activities of Amman International Book Fair

Arab American University’s library participated in the activities of Amman International Book Fair as part of the international activities that the library tries to always be part of.

Mr. Hasan Alsaeed- the Library Manager said that they have bought some new modern books that will serve the new programs in the university, in addition to some new books to be provided in the university that serves the different programs and departments.

At the end of the activities of the book fair, the Jordanian Publishers Association and the administration of the International Fair honored the Manager of AAUP Library by handing him association shield.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Farah Abdullatif, a student in the Master in Data Sciences and Business Analytics Defends her Thesis

Under joint supervision with Julich Institute (Forschungszentrum Jülich) in Germany

Student Farah Mohammad Abdullatif, who is a student in the Master in Data Sciences and Business Analytics in the Faculty of Graduate Studies, defended her thesis entitled:

“AConvolutional Neural Network Framework for the Identification ofIndividual Neuronal Biomarkers based on Functional Brain Connectivityusing Magnetoencephalography

Monday, October 4, 2021
AAUP Honors two Employees and a Graduate who Resuscitate Cardiac Cases for People in an Accident

They got training in the Heart Center in AAUP

Arab American University honored two of its staff and one graduate who did a humanitarian action by saving lives of people who were in an accident as they resuscitate cardiac. The staff members and the graduate took intensive training in the Heart Center in AAUP and knew what to do when they were by chance in the same place where the accident was.

Prof. Mohammad Asia- the VP for Medical Schools Affairs attended the honoring along with Dr. Lubna Harazneh- the Dean of the Faculty of Nursing, Dr. Imad Khader- the Heart Center Manager in AAUP and Mr. Fadi Jumaa- the PR Manager, and the honoring was for Mr. Ayman Inaya and Mr. Farid Abulail- staff members in the Faculty of Nursing and trainers in the Heart Center in AAUP, and the graduate from the Faculty of Nursing, Ra’fat Sharab.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
AAUP Ranked 8th among Top 25 Universities in the International Joint Publications Criterion, in the U-Multirank Classification

Arab American University announced being ranked in the 8th place globally among other top 25 universities in the International joint publications criterion among International Orientation in the U-Multirank classification

This global rank includes 1948 universities from 97 different country around the world, and only two universities applied for this classification that gives the ranking based on different standards of five main fields.

The ranking result came in harmony with Arab American University’s strategy that encourages the international view of the university and encourages the joint scientific research with other universities and global researchers.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
AAUP Participates in the Research Competition “Naher Haya” and Wins the Second Place

Arab American University participated in “Naher Haya” research contest with Reform Institution that all the Palestinian universities participated in as well. The aim of this project is to build students’ capabilities in research, depth analysis, developing knowledge and scientific skills and using scientific research tools.

AAUP won the second place between all other participated Palestinian universities in the research of student Asma Hussam Rabayaa entitled “Youth Refugees between Alienation and Community Participation” and the research of student Sadi Ajaj in his research “The role of the popular committees in promoting civil peace in light of the weak legal jurisdiction in the camps” under supervision of Dr. Layla Herzallah.

Monday, September 27, 2021
Hearing and Speech Department Honors the Students who participated in the Therapy Sessions for the Local Community

The Hearing and Speech Department in the Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences in AAUP honored the students who participated in the therapy sessions for some children in the local community. The honoring was during a ceremony that was organized under the supervision of Prof. Mohammad Asia- the VP for Medical Schools Affairs and with the presence of Dr. Mohammad Amr- the  Dean of the Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences, Mr. Mohammad Salahat- the Head of the Hearing and Speech Department and Ms. Nour Wawi- a Lecturer in the Department.

The sessions were to evaluate and treat some children during the summer semester, those children are with different cases such as: communication disorders, language and speech delays, and sounds disorders.

These sessions aimed to provide services to the local community and introduce students to the speech, language and hearing disorders in a scientific way through attending the sessions, writing notes and attending meetings with lecturers and specialists who are responsible for these sessions about the development of the cases and to answer any questions and inquiries.

Monday, September 27, 2021
Chairman of the Board of Directors Welcomes the Indian Ambassador and the Head of the Consumer Protection Association

Dr. Yousef Asfour- the Chairman of the Board of Directors in AAUP received the Indian Ambassador H.E Mukul Arya, and Mr. Salah Hanyeh- the Head of the Consumer Protection Association who visited the University campus in Ramallah to know the academic programs offered by the university and to discuss means of collaboration.

In their recieption was Dr. Yousef Asfour, Dr. Dalal Iriqat- the VP for International Relations and Dr. Iyad Yacoub- the chairman of the Board of Directors of the Policy and Conflict Resolutions Studies Center.

Dr. Asfour welcomed the guests and talked about Arab American University, its mission and vision to upgrade the higher education in Palestine. He talked about some success stories that AAUP has achieved during the last 20 years.

Monday, September 20, 2021
Hassib Sabbagh Center in AAUP and the Faculty of Engineering and IT Organize a Workshop about the Best Idea of a Technological Application in the Health Field “DocTech”

Hassib Sabbagh Center and under collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Al Israa Programming Company, Spark Technical Consultancy and Professional Training Company and the IEEE have organized a workshop about the DocTech competition, which is a local competition available for all AAUP students to participate in and it aims to raise awareness in the local community about the importance of supporting the creative and pioneer projects.

Eng. Ahmad Fouad- the Director of Hassib Sabbagh Center opened the workshop by welcoming the guests, he then talked about the information technology role and its applications in developing the medical and health sector. Eng. Muhannad Hejawi- the General Manager of Spark presented some examples and practical experiments of how to connect the medical projects with technology. Mr.

Monday, September 20, 2021
AAUP Organizes a Workshop about “Work Ethics in Auditing” for its Master in Accounting and Auditing Students

The Faculty of Graduate Studies in Arab American University has organized a workshop under collaboration with the Palestinian Association of Certified Public Accountants (PACPA) in PACPA place in Ramallah. The workshop was entitled “Work Ethics in the Auditing Profession” and it targeted students of the Master in Accounting and Auditing as part of the course Business Ethics.

Mr. Jamal Mulhem- the Head of the PACPA, Mr. Bilal Faris- a member of the Associaton and Dr. Firas Murar- the Professor of the Business Ethics course in the Faculty all lectured in this workshop as they talked about the behavior of the auditors, the international standards related to the ethics of this profession and the role that the association does in helping auditors get their professional certificates.

Sunday, September 19, 2021
The Ministry of Woman Affairs and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Honors AAUP for Participating in the Young Leadership Program

Funded by Cyprus Representative Office, the Ministry Woman Affairs and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Honored Arab American University and the participated universities at the first stage of the young leadership program that aims to prepare young female leaders who are capable of making decisions and leading formal and informal organizations in the future.  

Dr. Amal Hamad- the Minister of the Ministry Woman Affairs, Prof. Mahmoud Abu Mwais- the Minister of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research attended the honoring remotely, along with Dr. Demetrios Aus- the Head of the Representative Office of Cyprus, Dr. Raid Dubee- Representing the Higher Education Institutions and the university female students who got qualified to the next stage of the program. Mr. Bilal Al Ashqar- the Head of the Graduates Affairs in AAUP represented the university in this ceremony.

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