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All American Weekend

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 21

 

8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Exhibitions at the American University Library

Bender Library, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd floors

 

 

 

 

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Registration and Check-In

Friedheim Quadrangle (rain site:  Mary Graydon Center, Room 200)

 

 

 

 

11:00 am, 1:00 pm,

3:00 pm

Arboretum and Sustainability Tours

Meet in front of Bender Library

 

 

 

 

11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Exhibitions at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Arts Center

 

 

 

 

11:30 am

Tour of AU Museum

Katzen Arts Center

 

 

 

 

11:30am-3:00 pm

Lunch in the Terrace Dining Room

Mary Graydon Center ($12 at the door)

 

 

 

 

11:30 am - 12:45 pm

1:00 - 2:15 pm

2:30 - 3:45 pm

AU Neighborhood Bus Tour

Departs from Hughes Hall 
Sign-up at check-in, space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis

(Self-guided walking tour map available at check-in)

 

 

 

 

11:20 - 12:35 pm

12:55 - 2:10 pm

2:35 - 3:45 pm

Open Classes

Various campus locations

A list of the courses and their locations is available at check-in. If you would like to attend your student’s class, please ensure the professor has given permission beforehand.

 

 

 

 

12:00 - 2:00 pm

All-American Showcase (Event is weather permitting)

Friedheim Quadrangle

 

 

 

 

2:00 - 2:45 pm

Historical Walking Tour of Campus

Depart from Mary Graydon Center, Lobby

 

 

 

 

2:00 - 2:45 pm

AU Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

Mary Graydon Center, Rooms 203 and 205

 

 

 

 

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Transitioning to AU for Students with Disabilities

Mary Graydon Center, Rooms 203 and 205

 

 

 

 

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Discover the Sciences at AU
Katzen Arts Center, Rotunda

 

 

 

 

6:00 pm

 

 

Shabbat Services and Dinner

Kay Spiritual Life Center and McDowell Hall, Formal Lounge 
(Visit au.hillel.org or email hillel@american.edu to purchase tickets)

 

 

 

 

6:00 - 9:00 pm

University College Reunion with Professor Jeff Middents

Katzen Arts Center, Recital Hall

 

 

 

 

8:00 pm

 

 

 

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre, 4200 Wisconsin Ave, NW (Tickets required)

For tickets call: 202-885-2787 or visit american.edu/auarts

 

 

 

 

9:00 pm

SASA Cultural Show

Mary Graydon Center, Tavern 
Sponsored by the South Asian Student Association

 

Saturday, October 22

 

9:00am - 3:00 pm

Registration and Check-In

Friedheim Quadrangle (rain site:  Mary Graydon Center, Room 200)

 

 

 

 

 

10:00 - 11:00 am

The President’s Welcome

Ward Circle Building, Terrace Level, Room 1

 

 

 

 

11:00am – 12:00 pm

Receptions with the Deans

Light refreshments will be provided.

College of Arts and Sciences—Katzen Arts Center, Rotunda
Kogod School of Business—Kogod School of Business Building, Student Lounge
School of Communication—McKinley Building, Media Innovation Lab

School of International Service—School of International Service Building, Atrium
School of Public Affairs—Ward Circle Building, 1st Floor, Lobby

 

 

 

 

11:00 am

Field Hockey vs. Colgate University

Jacobs Field (Free tickets for all fans)

 

 

 

 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Men’s Basketball Chalk Talk and Open Practice

Bender Arena

 

 

 

 

11:00am - 4:00 pm

Exhibitions at the American University Museum

Katzen Arts Center

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

All-American Fall-Festival 
Woods-Brown Amphitheatre (Tickets required)

Rain site: Mary Graydon Center, 1st Floor

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Photos with Clawed

Eagle statue near Bender Arena

 

 

 

 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Internationalizing an AU Education

Ward Circle Building, Room 2

 

 

 

 

1:30 pm -2:15 pm

2:30 pm -3:15 pm

Historical Walking Tour of Campus

Depart from Mary Graydon Center Lobby

 

 

 

 

2:00 pm

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre, 4200 Wisconsin Ave, NW (Tickets required)

 

 

 

 

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Classes without Quizzes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:30pm – 3:30 pm

 

 

 

Meet the Next Mark Zuckerburg Entrepreneurs Showcase their Start-Ups

Kogod School of Business, Room 118

 

Chemistry of Cooking with Professor Matt Hartings

Katzen Arts Center, Room 151

 

An Overview of the Schools of Thought in U.S. Foreign Policy

with Professor Christian Maisch

Ward Circle Building, Ward 102 

 

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Books that Shaped America: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

AU History Professor Alan Kraut, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences

Bender Library, Mud Box Café (Lower Level)

 

 

 

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Managing Your Career Development

Butler Pavilion, Board Room (6th Floor)

 

 

 

 

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Celebrate! Multicultural Student-Alumni Reception

Katzen Arts Center, Rotunda

 

 

 

 

5:00 pm

A Gospel Extravaganza

Kay Spiritual Life Center
Performed by the AU Gospel Choir

 

 

 

 

7:00 pm

The Kennedy Political Union presents Tony Goldwyn

Bender Arena (Tickets required), Doors open at 6:30pm

 

 

 

 

8:00 pm

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre, 4200 Wisconsin Ave, NW (Tickets required)

 

 

 

 

Sunday, October 23

 

 

 

 

 

8:00am-9:00 pm

Exhibitions at the American University Library

Bender Library, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd floors

 

 

 

 

10:00am-11:30 am

All-American Farewell 
Mary Graydon Center, first floor

 

 

10:00am–3:00 pm

Brunch in the Terrace Dining Room

Mary Graydon Center, Lower Level, Terrace Dining Room ($12.00 cash at the door)

 

 

 

 

11:00am–4:00 pm

Exhibitions at the American University Museum

Katzen Arts Center

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm 

Women’s Soccer vs. College of Holy Cross

Reeves Field (Tickets are free for all fans!)

 

 

 

 

1:30 pm

AU Field Hockey vs. University of Delaware 

Jacobs Field (Tickets are free for all fans!)

 

 

 

 

1:30 pm

 

A Capella Showcase

Kay Spiritual Life Center