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  • Historical Perspective on Immigration

    Alan Kraut joins congressional briefing before drafting of immigration reform legislation.
    April 26, 2013

  • History faculty books

    Banner Year for History Faculty Books

    History department faculty published an impressive number of books in the last year.
    April 2, 2013

  • Muslim Journeys Bookshelf

    Take a Muslim Journey

    AU Library is partnering with the Arab Studies Program to present a series of talks featuring faculty research and books/films from the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf, a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association.
    March 28, 2013

  • Roosevelt Neither Villain nor Hero for the Jews

    New book coauthored by American University professors reveals Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s true strengths and failings.
    March 22, 2013

  • Chris Matthews, host of NBC's Hardball, was part of the speechwriting panel that kicked-off AU's 50th anniversary celebration of JFK's speech on nuclear proliferation.

    Chris Matthews Joins AU for JFK Speech Panel 

    The Hardball host paid tribute to JFK's "A Strategy of Peace" speech at SOC's event.
    March 21, 2013

  • Women's Fight for the Right to Vote

    Thanks to the work of American University alumna Alice Paul and other suffragists a century ago, most women today find it unthinkable that they would ever be denied the right to vote. 
    March 21, 2013