AUBG Stories

Full Scholar Teodor Dimitrov: American Education Close to Home Is a Winning Combination

The American University in Bulgaria rewards excellence in all its forms. Many merit scholarships await applicants to the University who have linguistic and scientific achievements,…
Read more

Philosophy Professor Diego Lucci: “If You Want to Succeed, Do What You Love”

"If you want to succeed, do what you love." Following this belief, Diego Lucci stirred some drama in his family back in Naples, Italy, when he chose to study philosophy…
Read more

Anastasiya and Yulia Chernavskaya: Dancing Toward a Bright Future

Graceful movements. Perfectly executed somersaults. Smooth backbends and effortless side splits. Synchronized leaps and flips. And yes, dazzling smiles. The Chernavskaya…
Read more

Nadzeya Zhuk: “We Make Progress by Making Headway”

AUBG entered the Zhuks household through the stories of two of their daughter, Nadzeyas best friends, already students at AUBG. Initially, the familys reaction was anything…
Read more

Ekaterina Velkova ’07: AUBG Is the Best University in the Region

The late Anna Tchaprachikoffs legacy lives on through more than just the generous bequest she left to AUBG. Like their benefactor, Tchaprachikoff scholars are committed to…
Read more

Lucia Miree: AUBG Students Are Excellent Critical Thinkers

In casual conversation, business majors at AUBG quote snippets of lectures by Professor Lucia Miree or bring up anecdotes she has told in class. A seasoned business professional…
Read more

The New Face of Bulgarian Business: Borislav Stefanov

AUBG graduate Borislav Stefanov is a man with a mission. He sat on a seven-person jury who selected the 2010 Business Person of the Year in Bulgaria and is committed to changing…
Read more

Jesse Haines, USA: AUBG Gives You an Entirely New Perspective on Life

If you wake up one morning and realize that your roommate is Bulgarian, your history professor is Italian, and your vocabulary expands by several Albanian or Serbian words…
Read more

Yulia Shenderovich: AUBG Helps in Your Personal Development

Upon finishing high school, Yulia Shenderovich felt she wanted to study outside Belarus, her home country. She knew a graduate from the American University in Bulgaria, whose…
Read more

Lacey Cope, USA: AUBG Is an Eclectic School Full of Possibilities

In Spring 2012, Lacey received AUBG's highest honor - the Presidential Medal. _I quicken my steps as I hear the first sounds of the_ gajda _preparing to launch into…
Read more

We are Social