Dalia El-Abd

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Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

A number of AUCians have expressed their dissatisfaction with President Morsi's latest presidential decrees, which sparked controversy in the country and pushed hundreds of thousands to the streets in protest last week.

Issued on November 22, the decrees are comprised of seven arti­cles. Most notably is the second arti­cle, which says that all decrees issued by the president from the start of his term cannot be repealed by any indi­vidual or entity until a new constitu­tion and parliament are put in place.

Dina Meshref
Sunday, December 2nd, 2012
Dina Meshref, a freshman major­ing in business administration, won the Egyptian Fifth Settlements Universities Table Tennis Competition, qualifying her for the National Egyptian Universities Competition next March.

Meshref plays for the Ahli Club, Egyptian National team, and just this year started playing table tennis for AUC.

Saturday, November 24th, 2012
AUC and Egypt representatives, Nermin El Shimi and Karim Khairy, did not come back with empty hands from the African Taekwondo Championship in Madagascar.

Khairy came home with a silver medal for the 74kg category in the African Championship, as well as a gold medal in the African Team Cup. El Shimi, on the other hand, made history by being the first female on her team to take home a gold medal for 46kg in the African Championship.