Office of the Provost | Communications

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  • Office of the Provost
    202-885-2127
    Fax: 202-885-2173
    provost@american.edu
    Leonard, Room Lower Level

    Bass, Scott A.
    Provost

Mailing Address

Announcements

April 1, 2014
 2014 University Faculty Award Recipients and Years of Service Honorees
February 6, 2014
 University Faculty Awards
January 9, 2014
Robert Pastor
December 9, 2013
Winter Break Closure; December 24, 2013 - January 1, 2014
September 4, 2013
AU Project 2030 Update
July 12, 2013
Appointment of "Lyn" Stallings as Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies
July 1, 2013
Major Religious Holy Days
June 20, 2013
Adjunct Faculty Employment Agreement between Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 500 and American University
May 8, 2013
MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Moratorium at AU
April 25, 2013
New position of Associate or Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies
April 2, 2013
2013 University Faculty Award Recipients and Honorees
December 18, 2012
University Librarian Nancy Davenport
December 11, 2012 New SIS Online Masters in International Relations
November 26, 2012 Winter Break Closure; December 24, 2012 - January 1, 2013
October 26, 2012 Hurricane Sandy Preparations
August 14, 2012 New Graduate Academic Regulations
July 19, 2012 Appointment of Dr. Carola Weil as Dean of the School of Professional and Extended Studies
June 20, 2012 University Library - Interim Leadership Appointments
May 29, 2012 AU Project 2030 Next Steps
May 8, 2012 New Graduate Academic Regulations Update
May 7, 2012
Departure of University Librarian Bill Mayer
April 16, 2012 Appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Rutenbeck as Dean of the School of Communication
March 29, 2012 AU Project 2030 Update
March 26, 2012 Appointment of Dr. Barbara Romzek as Dean of the School of Public Affairs
February 17, 2012 New Unit Name and Dean's Search Committee
February 16, 2012 Results of the Union Election
February 6, 2012 AU Project 2030
February 6, 2012 Adjunct Faculty Urged to Vote on Unionization
February 1, 2012 Appointment of Professor Patrick Thaddeus Jackson to SIS
January 23, 2012 Important Information for AU Adjunct Faculty (Revised)
January 13, 2012 Important Information for AU Adjunct Faculty
December 20, 2011 Vote to Determine Whether Adjunct Faculty will be represented by Union
December 13, 2011 Adjunct Faculty Unionization Efforts
December 12, 2011 Part-Time Faculty Unionization Efforts
December 6, 2011 New Undergraduate Academic Regulations
November 28, 2011 Winter Break Closure; December 23, 2011--January 1, 2012
October 4, 2011 2011 Leadership Retreat Registration
September 19, 2011 Search Committees for the Deans of SOC & SPA
September 1, 2011 Call for Nominations to Serve on the Dean of School of Public Affairs & Dean of School of Communication Search Committees
August 26, 2011 Academic Affairs Preparedness for Hurricane Irene
August 25, 2011 Dean of the School of Communication
August 23, 2011 Dean of the School of Public Affairs
August 8, 2011 Appointment of Dr. Alice C. Poehls as University Registrar
May 23, 2011 Appointment of Dr. James Goldgeier as Dean of the School of International Service
May 19, 2011 Appointment of Dr. Phyllis Peres as Senior Vice Provost & Dean of Academic Affairs
May 16, 2011 Appointment of Virginia (Lyn) Stallings as Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies
May 10, 2011 Transfer of Academic Technology Services from the Center for Teaching, Research & Learning (CTRL) to the University Library
April 20, 2011 Appointment of Dr. Michael J. Ginzberg as Dean of Kogod School of Business
April 20, 2011 Export Control Policy
April 19, 2011 Appointment of Jonathan G. Tubman as Vice Provost for Graduate Studies & Research
April 15, 2011 REOPENED: Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies Search
March 16, 2011 Notification of University Librarian William Mayer's Performance Evaluation
March 15, 2011 Internal Search, Half-Time Executive Director, Center for Teaching, Research & Learning (CTRL)
March 14, 2011 2011 University Faculty Award Recipients & Honorees
February 2, 2011 Center for Teaching, Reasearch & Learning (CTRL) Leadership Transtion
February 1, 2011 Retirement of University Registrar Linda Bolden-Pitcher
January 27, 2011 Death of Professor Robert Griffith
January 21, 2011 Internal Search for the Half-Time Faculty Director of the University Honors Program
December 13, 2010 Emergency Preparedness Guidance on Suspension of Classes
November 22, 2010 Code of Business Ethics
November 16, 2010 Revised Class Schedule Beginning Fall 2011
November 11, 2010 SIS Dean's Search Committee
November 3, 2010 Chair of the Search Committee for the new Dean of the Kogod School of Business
November 2, 2010 Closing Between Christmas and New Year's Beginning in 2011

Opportunities

September 26, 2012 Online Learning/Distance Education Course Development Grants, Summer 2013

Speeches

April 10, 2014 2014 Provost Annual Address to the Faculty
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March 28, 2013 2013 Provost Annual Address to the Faculty
"The State of Academic Affairs at AU"
December 7, 2012 Preparing for AU's Future: Town Hall Forum with the University Budget Committee
August 24, 2012 2012 Opening Convocation Speech by Richard C. Sha
March 28, 2012 2012 Provost Annual Address to the Faculty
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March 30, 2011 2011 Provost Annual Address to the Faculty
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April 14, 2010 2010 Provost Annual Address to the Faculty
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Reports

January 24, 2011 2010 Faculty Retreat Report
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