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The gorilla Baraka with Kim Kramer in the background.

The Intrigue in Excrement

A student of College faculty members Colin Saldanha and Christopher Tudge, Kramer extracts the hormone samples for her research from fecal matter of gorillas housed at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Zoological Park in Washington, DC.

Linda Amarante

AU's Center for Behavioral Neuroscience

At American University, an active multidisciplinary neuroscience research environment is offered to both faculty and students and made possible through the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience.

Wyatt Bensken

Public Health Research with National Implications

Being a public health student at American University provides the opportunity for unique experiences beyond the classroom, due to the university’s location in the nation’s capital.

Headshot of SIS Student Bill Kakenmaster

Creating the Latin American “other” in the US

SIS Summer Scholars Research Fellowship recipient Bill Kakenmaster, SIS/BA ’17, explains his research on how US-Latin American identities are constructed through othering discourse in US print media.