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About auctransparency

We are a group of students at the American University in Cairo (AUC) who are determined to find out the truth behind AUC. We will expose all information that we find about AUC on this blog. We demand for complete transparency from AUC in all sectors and fields ranging from security issues to financial and everything in between. We are no longer going to live in the dark.

Communique # 5: Demo Scheduled for Monday 11th April. 1 PM, in front of HUSS/Admin Bldg.

We, Tahrir AUC, want AUC to respect its students and behave towards them with full transparency. AUC has to end its historic alliance with the outgoing regime and its security apparatus. We seek to challenge and undo the corporate-security complex … Continue reading

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Collecting Testimonies

If you have any personal accounts of events or situations that were prohibited or hindered by either the Security office (General Ashraf Kamal) or the OSD (Dr. Dabbour) please send them to us.  We are trying to compile as many … Continue reading

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Communique # 4: Ashraf Kamal and Mohammed Dabbour OUT OF AUC.

The historical presence of Egyptian State Security on campus has been widely acknowledged by students, faculty and even the administration. Recent publications attest to this insulting relationship between the university’s security apparatus and that of State Security: Hossam el Hamalawy, … Continue reading

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Solidarity with GUC

Tahrir AUC fully supports the actions of the German University in Cairo (GUC) students who are currently protesting at their university. We are shocked at the fact that 26 students have been suspended/expelled from GUC for raising their voices in … Continue reading

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Communique #3

Our struggle is one and the same as that of the Egyptian revolution. We stand in solidarity with other Egyptian university students and those worldwide who are also fighting against the injustice and/or corporatization found within their university walls. We … Continue reading

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Communique # 2

It has been brought to our attention, through informal channels, that the administration has “taken steps” to restructure the rules of student conduct regarding freedom of expression and the right to assembly. However, in keeping with tradition, the administration has … Continue reading

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Tahrir AUC: Communique # 1

Public universities opened earlier this week. The students of Cairo University and Helwan University have shown that they are determined to purge their administrations and campuses from official ties to the outgoing Egyptian regime and State Security. As students of … Continue reading

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