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Professor Laura Beers Wins Stansky Book Prize

Laura Beers, associate professor of history, has won the Stansky Book Prize for her book, Red Ellen: The Life of Ellen Wilkinson, Socialist, Feminist, Internationalist (Harvard University Press, 2016).

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Who is the Real Indiana Jones?

Iconic movie character helps make professor’s book about 200-year history of Western archeological finds accessible.

Professor Ibram Kendi stands at podium, announcing his vision for AU's Antiracism Research and Policy Center.

A Vision for AU’s New Antiracist Research and Policy Center

Last week, American University's Ibram X. Kendi presented his vision for the much-anticipated, first-of-its-kind Antiracist Research and Policy Center at AU. He spoke to an overflow crowd of students, faculty, and community members.

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