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Two Alums, Lex Loro and Emmett Patterson, sitting in front of a window.

Alumni ·

Our Bodies, Ourselves: Two Alums Promote Sex Education for LGBTQ Youth

Emmett Patterson and Lex Loro continued their innovative work post-graduation.
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Noy Kaufman learns how to suture on a pig foot.

Science ·

Finding Motivation within Phi Delta Epsilon

Phi Delta Epsilon is an International Medical Fraternity with a premedical chapter at American University.
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Soldiers standing on the Quad in front of Mary Graydon Center, for Veterans Day celebration.

On Campus ·

Stories of Valor: AU Plans Several Veterans Day Events

In advance of the occasion, four vets and servicemembers are featured.
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Pokemon Go

Communications ·

Can Augmented Reality Build Stronger Cities?

American University professor Benjamin Stokes is researching to find out if Pokémon Go can improve our cities.
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Lindsay Grace in Miami

Communications ·

Games at the Pace of News

Professor Lindsay Grace explains Newsjams, a game building experience linked to journalism and media digital
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Runners on the Washington mall with Washington monument in background at sunset.

In the Community ·

Staying Healthy at American University: Ten Tips for Students

From yoga classes to farmers markets, American University—and Washington, DC—offer great opportunities to help students stay healthy. Here are ten tips for making the most of the resources on and off campus— and staying fit and healthy.
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Actor Gabrielle Union on stage in Bender Arena.

On Campus ·

10 Memorable Moments from Gabrielle Union’s AU Talk

The actor and author appeared in Bender Arena as part of All-American Weekend.
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KPU Director Shyheim Snead (left), Malala Yousafzai, and AU President Sylvia Burwell. Credit: Jeff Watts.

On Campus ·

Nine Memorable Moments from WOTY Event with Malala Yousafzai

The girls’ education activist offers sage advice and reasons for hope.
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First-year students at Convocation.

Student Life ·

Fast Facts on the Class of 2021

Learn more about the newest American University students.
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Pictures of food items that are on shelves in The Market.

Announcement ·

Partnering for Success

American University opens The Market with the hopes of ending student hunger for AU students.
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