American University of Sharjah

College of Arts and Sciences

CAS Outreach

CAS Outreach

From Nobel laureates to award-winning writers and photographers, we strive to bring some of the best known global names to our campus.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is committed to its practice of providing educational outreach to the community at large by conducting educational events such as conferences, open lectures, special event days and theatrical performances.

Some of our recent outreach events have included the following:

  • A lecture by award-winning photojournalist Farah Nosh, encouraging students to take an interest in photojournalism. March 17, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • A lecture by Tim Mackintosh-Smith, the award-winning travel writer on March 13, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • A public lecture by Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka, on the importance of public intellectuals to society on March 10, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • The First UAE Conference on Pure and Applied Chemistry, which ran from March 1-3, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • A lecture by Dr. Michael Allen, on the tensions between nationalism and globalization in the Korean peninsula. Feb 23, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • A public lecture by Nobel Laureate Professor Jean-Marie Lehn, on the chemical processes that underlie the organization of matter. Feb 9, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • The MCM Club and the Office of Student Affairs held the Expressions art exhibition January 17, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.
  • An exhibition and lecture series on religious coexistence entitled Co-existence between Muslims and Non-Muslims since the Dawn of Islam on January 12, 2011. For further information, please click on the following link.