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Communications ·

'Get Out' is a Comedy? Russell Williams Explains

A distinguished filmmaker in residence at American University's School of Communication explains why Get Out is entered as a comedy in the Golden Globe awards.
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Business ·

The Princeton Review Ranks Kogod Greatest Opportunities for Minorities, Women

This Fall, The Princeton Review ranked Kogod #3 for greatest opportunities for minorities, and #4 for greatest opportunities for women.
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Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building

Science ·

An Investment in the Sciences at AU

The new Don Myers Building will be home to the departments of physics, mathematics and statistics, and computer science.
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Genever Oppong (center) with ELC coca-cola executives.

Business ·

Inspiring Change, Making a Difference

Genever Oppong, BSA minoring in finance, ’18, is a change-maker. It’s why she pursued business education in the first place.
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Science ·

Fundraising Underway for New Hall of Science

American University has launched an initiative to raise $40 million to construct a state-of-the-art Hall of Science.
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Our Legacy Our Relevance

Communications ·

SOC goes to NCA 2017

Faculty and PhD students will represent the School of Communication at the National Communication Association annual conference on November 16-19, 2017.
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International ·

Did Trump’s charm offensive work in the Philippines?

President Trump's whirlwind tour of Asia revealed that Trump’s style of diplomacy focuses more on his personal relationships with world leaders than diplomatic relations between countries.
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A new report by SPA faculty explores the relationship between nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and local governments in developing countries.

Research ·

A Look at Lebanon: Untangling the Relationship Between NGOs and Local Governments

A new report by SPA faculty explores the relationship between nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and local governments in developing countries.
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Women of Color Healing and Empowerment Circle
Notice your value. Reclaim affirmation. Speak your truth.
September 20th, October 4th, November 15th at 5:30PM
MGC 3-4
Facilitated by the Counseling Center, Women's Initiative, and Sister Sister AU

Student Life ·

Healing Together

Women of Color Healing and Empowerment Circles aim to help students replenish themselves in order to thrive and lead.
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Norman Early headshot provided by law firm.

Alumni ·

Early Leader: The First Black Student Body President Reflects on AU in the 1960s

Norman Early went on to become Denver’s district attorney.
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