Reunion | June: Back on campus and in person, Reunion 2022 celebrated the classes of 1971, 1972, and 1997 with music, food, fun, and reliving great memories.

New students and faculty | August: A banner year for new recruits! AUB welcomed 1,600 incoming undergrads and 38 new faculty members.

Elections | October: Proud alumni parents—and grandparents—celebrated bringing their children to AUB in the annual Legacy Ceremony.

Legacy Ceremony | October: Proud alumni parents—and grandparents— celebrated bringing their children to AUB in the annual Legacy Ceremony.

Opening Day | September: “Beginnings” was the theme of the 156th Opening Day ceremony, with an updated logo and identity that positions AUB on the global stage.

FAFS yoga | October: A stunning sunset location for a free yoga session hosted by the Nutrition Student Society of FAFS at Hostler Center amphitheater.

IFI book launch | October: It was standing room only at the Issam Fares Institute for the book launch of Le Liban d’hier à demain by Nawaf Salam as part of the book fair Beyrouth Livres.

Big4After | October: Making accounting fun, OSB students competed for internships and job offers from the top 4 accounting firms in the 11th edition of Big 4 and After.

MSFEA Mashq conference | November: A first-of-its-kind conference on Arabic typography was hosted in the newly renovated Dar Al Handasah (Shair & Partners) Architecture Building.

West Hall | December: If you pass by West Hall, you might hear piano being played or see friends unwinding between classes with a game of baby foot/foosball.

Visit of Samantha Power | November: AUB welcomed the high-powered DC delegation of USAID Administrator Samantha Power where she announced $50 million in new funding for higher education in Lebanon.

Founders Day | December: Celebrating Founders Day, Pafos Mayor Phedon Phedonos delivered the keynote and MEPI-Tomorrow’s Leaders scholar Fadi Salaheddin won first place in the student essay contest.

Christmas Village | December: AUB held its first-ever Christmas Village on our historic campus, which was all decked out in the holiday spirit.

Campus Snapshots

Fall 2022