Mon, Apr 5, 2021

11 AM – 4 PM (GMT+2)

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Bassily Auditorium, AUC New Cairo

AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74, New Cairo, , 11835, Egypt

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Join us for a series of discussions and activities focused on ensuring university campuses are safe spaces, free of sexual harassment — featuring a panel with experts from local and international universities, talks by notable AUC alumni, an interactive audience-led conversation, live performances by AUC's arts department, and outdoor activities and booths. 

Learn more about the full day of activites here

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Doors close at 10:55 am.

Hall capacity is limited. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis by registration only. All precautions will be taken to ensure the safety of our guests, including mandatory wearing of masks, social distancing and limited capacity in the hall.

Featured Events


Univerisites Unite: Combatting Harassment on Campus 

11:00 am - 12:30 pm (Bassily Auditorium and Online)

Professionals in anti-harassment offices from AUC, the American University of Beirut, Cairo University and other institutions share challenges and best practices. The conversation kicks off with AUC’s Debate Society presenting student views.

Wait, Is That Harassment? An Interacrtive, Audience Conversation

1 - 2 pm (Bassily Auditorium and Online)

It’s your turn to talk. Join students and Hania Sholkamy ’85, ’89, AUC associate professor, in a conversation to explore what sexual harassment means.

Alumni SpeakUp Talks: An Alum, A Stage and A Microphone

2 - 3 pm (Bassily Auditorium and Online)

Inspirational alumni share their personal experiences and insights on sexual harassment, why it matters and what it means to each of them. 

Daylong Activities 

Msh Zanbek Theatre Performance
A play exploring different perspectives of sexual harassment, giving voices to those who aren't usually heard.

Simple Self Defense
Join this hourlong session for women and girls only to learn psychological and physical Wen-Do techniques to protect yourself and feel safer and more confident.

Student Voice Sticky Note Board
Voice your opinions or experiences of sexual harassment by jotting them down on sticky notes and posting them to the Student Voices Sticky Note Board on campus.

Chalk the Walk
Grab a colorful piece of chalk, use the ground as your canvas, and have some messy fun while expressing your best ideas for creating safer campus environments.​​​​​​​



Bassily Auditorium, AUC New Cairo

AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74, New Cairo, , 11835, Egypt

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