US Ambassador Inaugurates Lincoln Corner at NUST
The Lincoln Corner at the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) in Islamabad has been officially opened. US Ambassador Donald Blome made his first visit to Pakistan. The Lincoln Corner will be operated by the NUST for the next two years under a Memorandum of Understanding.
The US Ambassador to Pakistan has visited the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Peshawar to highlight the US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Energy. The centre provides American resources, expertise, and collaboration for students and faculty from across Pakistan.
Over the past three decades, the US has collaborated with NUST to invest in a Technology Incubation Center, host speaker series and provide almost 200 scholarships.
NUST has become the latest Lincoln Corner in Pakistan. Lincoln Corners are event spaces and resource centers that connect young leaders with the United States. The Corner will host online and in-person educational programs, including Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) events.
Lincoln Corner at NUST is the newest addition to the university’s campus. It includes a Maker Space equipped with a 3D printer and virtual reality headsets. A comprehensive book and magazine collection, and resources on pursuing higher education in the United States are included.