Grocery shopping tips continued…


Second part in series
Gourmet Marche – Porto Cupecoy
There are four markets in the ‘Marche’ chain, and Porto Cupecoy’s Gourmet Marche is the closest to AUC. It is also the newest (opened in April 2010) and most attractive.
You can buy all your groceries here, or if you are picky like me, you might have to go […]

Grocery shopping tips from an AUC spouse


First part of a series.
Tung Yuen Supermarket
This neighborhood store is otherwise known to students as The Chinese store or The Asian market, and it is in between BB’s and Papa Dan’s.
The store owners could gouge students and overcharge, but surprisingly, they do not. The price tags are in guilders, but when converted to dollars, […]

Movember 2013 at AUC!


Please join the AUC community in Movember 2013! This annual mustache growing charity event raises funds and awareness for prostate and men’s cancers during the month of November. Last Movember, AUC raised $5503 as a team and held a Movember Gala Parte to celebrate! Those wishing to support the AUC community can donate via the […]

AUC White Coat Ceremony, September 6, 2013


Congratulations to the new incoming class of September 2013, as well as the newest Honor Society inductees, who celebrated their White Coat Ceremony last Friday, September 6, 2013, at AUC’s beautiful new auditorium. To view all the latest photos, as well as individual student portraits, please visit the following link:
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In Loving Memory of Karl Barjenbruch

Karl Barjenbruch

Karl Barjenbruch, August 24th, 1983- August 28th, 2013
Many of you had the good fortune to know Karl and spend time with him, both inside and outside the classroom. Karl was a fifth-semester student who was in the process of completing his time in St. Maarten and heading home to Missouri before moving to the next […]

Students Achieve 100% First-Time Pass Rate for USMLE Step 1

Congratulations to all our fellow colleagues who successfully took the USMLE Step 1 examination! In the period from January 2013 to June 30, 2013, 100% of AUC students who took Step 1 achieved a first-time pass rate, which is a testament to not only their hard work, but to also the great faculty and staff […]

AUC Community Action Day, 6.22.13

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On June 22, 2013, AUC students got together and took part in Community Action Day, which takes place every semester and affords students opportunities to give back to the community of St. Maarten. Many events took place that day, including various ICAN activities, Community HIV Screening, GED tutoring for St. Maarten local students, Adoption Day […]

Medical Research Endeavors Abound at AUC

Here at AUC, students have ample opportunities to participate in the latest medical research as they pursue their MD’s. A recent article published in The Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology details the research of four former AUC students, Burton Tabaac, Geoffrey Goldberg, Lia Alvarez, and Molly Amin, as they worked with Dr. Kathleen Shupe-Ricksecker […]

New SGA Treasurer!

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Congratulations to Dan Lepone, Second Semester student, for becoming our new AUC Student Government Association Treasurer! The All-Male Iron Fist Rule continues!

MAY 2013 Student Organization Fair

On May 14, 2013, AUC Students, both the new May 2013 class and all other semesters, were treated to the Student Organization Fair that takes place at the beginning of every semester. Representatives from such organizations as the Student Judiciary Committee, Phi Chi, JMSA, BGLAM, CMDA, and Diversity Council came out in full force after […]