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Recent News

Lindsay Webster, '03, at the Sundance Film Festival.

2009 Rising Star Award Winner Produces Career in Hollywood

Just six years out of college, Lindsay Webster, SOC/BA ’03, recipient of the 2009 Rising Star Award, has distinguished herself not only as an outstanding young professional, but as one dedicated to addressing important social issues.

PR Executive Sparks Connections Across Washington

Jan Du Plain, SPA/BA ’66, is a connector who takes great pride and joy in being the “go-to” person, helping people make connections and experience Washington as “a world-class capital city” – a calling that sprung from her student days at AU.  

Allison Silberberg.

Making a Difference, One AU Alumnae at a Time

Allison Silberberg, SIS/BA ’84, chose AU because it was close to the heart of public service, but it was the friendships she formed with fellow students and professors that had a profound influence on her career as a writer, photographer, and advocate.

AU Parents Jean and Tom Klein

Past AU Parents Support Future AU Students

“Megan got a great education from a parent’s perspective and from an educator’s perspective,” says Jean, “we couldn’t find any fault with AU throughout her 4 years there.”