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Alumni ·

American University Offers ICF-Accredited Executive Coaching Program

On February 12th, 2018, American University’s School of Professional & Extended Studies will begin the fourth cohort of Leadership Coaching for Organizational Performance (LCOP), an International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program.
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Alumni ·

Here are our Top 10 News Stories of 2017

Our students lobbied in Congress, visited economists at the World Bank, advocated for veterans’ rights, and so much more.
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Achievements ·

Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program Receives All-Inclusive Award

The highly competitive scholarship program admits five freshmen annually.
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Meet the 2017 AU Latino Alumni Alliance Book Award Winner Conchita Garcia

Alumni ·

Meet the 2017 Latino Alumni Alliance Book Award Winner

Meet the 2017 LAA Book Award Winner who was selected from a pool of passionate and talented students.
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Next Steps: AU Graduate Finds Herself Through Math and Dance

Fangfei Lan is now applying to PhD programs in applied mathematics.
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Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

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Racism in America

AU Professor Ibram X. Kendi gives an interview on his National Book Award-winning book, Stamped from the Beginning.
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Craig Stevens

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American University Senior Craig Stevens Named a 2018 Marshall Scholar

American University student Craig Stevens has been named a recipient of the Marshall Scholarship to pursue graduate studies in the United Kingdom.
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Kevin and elementary school students participating in the Alliance for Working Together (AWT) Summer Manufacturing Institute pose for a group photo after taking a tour of Conn-Selmer, a local musical instrument manufacturer.

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Alumnus Exemplifies AU Values Through Commitment to Public Service

From public office, to business, arts, and education, Kevin Malecek works to benefit his beloved Cleveland community.
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Students and Alumni Win at TIVA-DC Peer Awards

Current MA Producing for Film and Television student Gary Brooks won silver in the category Editing—Non Fiction Productions for his short film at the 2017 Television, Internet and Video Association of DC (TIVA-DC) Peer Awards.
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Stuart and Carole Miller in China

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Alumnus Seeks to Educate Others While Searching For Kidney Transplant

Stuart Miller, SPA/BS ’81, needs a kidney transplant to survive.
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