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Welcome to American University's Office of Information Technology website. The Office of Information Technology provides the central information technology services and management for the AU community.

We are in fact ONE TEAM with four distinctive service functions: Enterprise Systems, Information Security, IT Customer Service, and Technology Operations. Working with our technology service partners throughout the university's academic and administrative units, we support and address the university's computing and telecommunications needs.

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CIO Dave Swartz Wins EDUCAUSE Leadership Award

Chief Information Officer David Swartz wins prestigious 2012 EDUCAUSE Leadership Award.

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Sandell Wins Prestigious Leadership Award

Kamalika Sandell wins Women In Technology Award

OIT's senior director of enterprise systems is honored by Women in Technology.

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OIT is proud to announce that AU won 3 separate "Best of Category" communication awards at a national conference.

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David Swartz, Chief Information Officer

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Dave Swartz is the Chief Information Officer of American University. Dr. Swartz has a long history of supporting university and health care computing and networking. He has been an author with Telemedicine Today where he has published over 50 columns featuring articles on telemedicine technology.

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