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In the Community ·

Empowering Middle Schoolers To Seek Social Justice

Alumnus Myron Long created DC's Social Justice School.
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In the Community ·

Humanities Truck Switches Gears to Meet New Need

The truck embodies AU’s commitment to engage with DC.
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In the Community ·

Helping DC Students Realize Their Potential

Kogod students provide mentorship to eighth graders.
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Challenge Accepted

Announcement ·

New Brand Campaign Highlights AU’s Embrace of Global, Local Challenges

The attitude to take on the issues facing the U.S. and the world has inspired American University’s new brand campaign, “Challenge Accepted.”
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Challenge Accepted

Announcement ·

New Brand Campaign Highlights a Community Turning Challenges Into Meaningful Change

‘Challenge Accepted’ illustrates how AU empowers lives with purpose and advances the university’s Changemakers for Changing World strategic plan
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Announcement ·

Former Obama Official and Health Care Entrepreneur Todd Park Is American University’s 2021 Commencement Speaker

The virtual celebration on May 8th will honor approximately 2,900 graduates across eight schools.
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Campus Beautification Day sign on the main quad

On Campus ·

Bringing Campus Back to Life on Earth Day

On Monday, AU kicked off Campus Beautification Day, a university tradition each April around Earth Day.
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Student Alice Wang is one of AU's Health and Safety Ambassadors.

On Campus ·

AU Student Ambassadors Help Keep Campus Safe

The group’s core mission is to balance safety and community, especially as AU is focused on bringing students back to campus.
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Announcement ·

New Workforce Initiative Will Advance Education for Early Childhood Professionals

American University, Trinity Washington University and Martha’s Table are partners
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Collage of images of America's First Ladies

Announcement ·

Virtual Event Examines Impact and Evolution of the Role of America’s First Ladies

American University's First Ladies Initiative and the White House Historical Association host a symposium that examines the role of America's First Ladies.
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