Thanks for checking out the new MainGate online magazine. Here you can stay abreast of the latest happenings at AUB and the wider community of alumni and friends. We cover the latest research, campus and wider civic activities, and of course, the endeavors of our alums.

We appreciate your patience as we work out kinks and put the finishing touches on Maingate online, and we welcome your feedback.



Our print magazine

MainGate, the alumni magazine of the American University of Beirut, has been published since 1999. We currently publish three issues a year, in the Spring, Summer, and Fall.

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Executive Editor
Martin Asser

Features Editor
Alison Freeland
Barbara Rosica

Alumni Editor
Susanne Lane

Design Coordinator
Susanne Lane

Associate Director of Communications
Najib Chowdhury

Adriana Smith

Staff Writers
Eric Eyges
Barbara Rosica

Art Direction and Design
AUB Communications
Carla Korkmaz, Dir. Creative Services Amal Sabsabi, graphic designer Sarah Alameddine, graphic designer

Original design:
Communication Design, SAL

Hassan Nisr   
Abbas Salman
Martin Asser
University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections                                                      

Lane Press, USA
American University of Beirut Office of Communications
PO Box 11–0236

Riad El Solh 1107 2020
Beirut, Lebanon

Tel: 961-1-353228
New York Office, Debs Center
3 Dag Hammarskjold
Plaza, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10017–2303


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