Leadership for Government Excellence Program Receives the EFMD Excellence in Practice Silver Award

The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), Europe’s largest network association in performance and skill set enhancement, has awarded the American University in Cairo’s Leadership for Government Excellence Program (LEP) the prestigious EFMD 2023 Silver Award in Excellence in Practice (EIP). The EIP Awards are given to those that demonstrate outstanding and impactful client-supplier partnerships… Read more >

Women on Boards Reaches Another Milestone in Closing the Gender Gap | The American University in Cairo, School of Business

The 2022 Women on Boards annual monitoring report fifth edition, produced by the AUC School of Business’ Women on Boards Observatory, was launched on May 23, 2023, in a virtual event in collaboration with the observatory partners, Ministry of Planning and Economic Development, National Council for Women, The Financial Regulatory Authority and The UN Women… Read more >

White House Endorses UCD Smurfit School and Howard University Partnership

Vice President of the United States Kamala Harris commented on the innovative collaboration between UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School and Howard University School of Business during An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s visit to the Vice President’s Residence as part of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations earlier this year.  “An Taoiseach visited my alma mater, Howard University, to celebrate… Read more >

Recent News from Woxsen University

Recent news from Woxsen University: exciting new programs, faculty internships and entrepreneurship, and student MBA publications Faculty Internship and Faculty Entrepreneurship: Nurturing the Entrepreneurial Spirit at Woxsen University Woxsen faculty internships offer an exceptional opportunity for professors to step out of their academic roles and delve into the practical aspects of entrepreneurship. By immersing themselves… Read more >

What Was It Like to Lead in the First Year of the Covid-19 Pandemic?

About this time three years ago, the two of us were interviewing deans and business leaders, trying to make sense of the future. Covid-19 was breaking our normal, magnifying long-standing injustices, and pulling the future forward. We wanted to see the world beyond what was happening at the time. What we discovered, however, was that… Read more >

Woxsen University News

Woxsen University’s School of Business awarded EFMD MBA Program Accreditation Woxsen University’s School of Business has recently been conferred the EFMD MBA Program Accreditation, making it one of the select few business schools in India to receive this prestigious accreditation. This recognition is a testament to the quality of education offered at the School of… Read more >

Highlighting the Future of Jobs Report 2023

The 2023 version of the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report was released this week. I’ve been especially anxious for this (fourth) edition, because it is the first since we started moving beyond the Covid-19 pandemic. I’ve been concerned about the world’s most vulnerable populations and interested in the impact of technology and other… Read more >

The Business of Science: The Importance of Science in Business and the Benefits of Studying STEM

Science and business are often viewed as separate disciplines, but the truth is that they are intrinsically linked. Scientific research has led to some of the most significant technological advances in history, and businesses that embrace scientific principles can gain a competitive advantage in their industries. Leading universities like Woxsen recognize the importance of STEM… Read more >