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Hillel will be hosting Rosh Hashanah services for the Reform Community.

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Hillel will be hosting services for Rosh Hashanah for the Conservative community.

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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This course is the foundation for AU's Service Excellence Program. Learn about the Service Success Loop and strategies for creating strong service-client relationships in a student-centered environment. Exercises teach you how to identify what your client is requesting and how to meet emotional needs while delivering the goods and services. Go to The Learning system via AsuccessfulU in the portal …more

Type: Training Session

Host: Human Resources

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The Introduction to CommonSpot course is for American University staff who will serve as departmental contributors to CommonSpot, American University's Content Management System.

This first class in a series will introduce you to CommonSpot access, user roles, page types, and image requirements. You will learn to log on to the system, and create News and Success Stories based on AU Content …more

Type: Training Session

Host: Office of Information Technology

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Come meet the women of Alpha Xi Delta - The newest Panhellenic sorority at AU!

Type: Table/Display Case

Host: Panhellenic Association

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Please visit the Deloitte Consulting information table on Thursday, September 5, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in the MGC Lobby. They will be moving to the Kogod Lobby at 1:00 p.m.

Deloitte representatives will provide information on the positions they are hiring for during the 2013/2014 recruiting season.

Stop by as a chance to informally meet with recruiters and enjoy some treats.

Type: Table/Display Case

Host: Career Center

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Sign up for Delta Dodgeball to help raise money for the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation.

Type: Table/Display Case

Fee: $50.00

Host: Delta Tau Delta

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We will be registering teams for our event on September 29th.

Type: Table/Display Case

Host: Alpha Epsilon Phi

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Luncheon part of the Brazilian Seminar - Sponsored by SIS and CLALS

Type: Seated Meal

Host: Center for Latin American and Latino Studies

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Join Ian Hurd, Associate Professor of Political Science at Northwestern University, and Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, along with American University students and faculty, to discuss the moral, legal, and policy implications of the use , or lack thereof, of military force for intervention in Syria.

Type: Panel Discussion

Host: Ethics, Peace and Global Affairs

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The Transfer Success Series is designed for students who have recently transferred to American Unviersity. This weekly workshop series assists in the development of leadership skills to support a successful transition to AU. In addition, students become familiar with available support resources, reflect on learning styles and strategies, analyze personal strengths, and collaboratively …more

Type: Workshop

Host: Orientation, Transition & Retention (formerly New Student Programs)

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The Transfer Success Series Mentor will lead discussions or activities for new transfer students each Thursday from 4-5pm, September 5 - October 17.

Type: Meeting

Host: Orientation, Transition & Retention (formerly New Student Programs)

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Catholic Daily Mass 5 PM

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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On September 5, 2013, Housing & Dining Programs will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Letts Hall. This celebration is open to all residents of Letts Hall of past and present. This anniversary celebration is meant to highlight and celebrate the University Residence Hall history.

Type: Reception

Host: Housing & Dining Programs

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Weekly gathering of the AU Presbyterian Community.

Type: Meeting

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Weekly meeting of the United Methodist Student Association leadership team. All are welcome!

Type: Meeting

Host: United Methodist Student Association

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Join the Center for Diversity & Inclusion as we welcome everyone to fall semester and highlight student organizations and departments that are doing women's and gender equity work on campus. Learn more about how you can get involved and network with students, faculty, and staff that are committed to gender equity. Refreshments will be served.

Type: Fair

Host: Center for Diversity and Inclusion

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Come to the first meeting of the semester for SWA! We will have food! Come if you are interested in being involved or just interested in what we do!

Type: Meeting

Host: Student Worker Alliance

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Catholic Men's Group

Type: Meeting

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Catholic Women's Group

Type: Meeting

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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This is a team meeting for the Club Softball team.

Type: Meeting

Host: Recreational Sports and Fitness

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Meeting for students assembling their Master's portfolios during Fall 2013, but also for new students wanting to find out more about portfolio contents and the structure of the Oral Comprehensive Exam.

Type: Meeting

Host: TESOL

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This is where Chi Alpha gathers to worship God, laugh, and encourage each other. All are welcome. Come check it out this week.

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Want to join the longest running club sport at AU? Come get all the information on how to join the American University Rowing Club.

Type: Information Session

Host: Recreational Sports and Fitness

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Want to join the longest running club sport at AU? Come get all the information on how to join the American University Rowing Club.

Type: Information Session

Host: Recreational Sports and Fitness

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JSA Pancake Night

Type: Reception

Host: Jewish Student Association

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Contemplative service of prayer, communion, and meditation. Everyone welcome.

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Hillel will be hosting services for Rosh Hashanah for the Conservative community.

Type: Religious Service

Host: Kay Spiritual Life Center

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Must See Events

September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 3 – October 20, 2013
American University Museum
Admission is free

The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the …more

Type: Exhibit

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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On September 5, 2013, Housing & Dining Programs will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Letts Hall. This celebration is open to all residents of Letts Hall of past and present. This anniversary celebration is meant to highlight and celebrate the University Residence Hall history.

Type: Reception

Host: Housing & Dining Programs

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Join Ian Hurd, Associate Professor of Political Science at Northwestern University, and Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, along with American University students and faculty, to discuss the moral, legal, and policy implications of the use , or lack thereof, of military force for intervention in Syria.

Type: Panel Discussion

Host: Ethics, Peace and Global Affairs

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2013 Early Fall Artists' Reception
September 7, 6-9 p.m.
American University Museum
Admission is free
Join artists and curators for the 2013 early fall Artists' Reception. Light refreshments will be served.

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Gallery Talk: Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
September 7, 5 p.m.
American University Museum
Admission is free
Join Stefanie Fedor, executive director of Arlington Arts Center, in a gallery talk about Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots, on view through October 20.

Image credit: Homemeadow Song Farm, A Bundle of Sticks, …more

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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In honor of American University's focus on tradition and community, join Housing & Dining Programs and the Letts, Clark and Roper Halls Residential Education Staff in a celebration of Letts Hall.

Type: Reception

Host: Housing & Dining Programs

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Gallery Talk: Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
September 8, 1 p.m.
American University Museum
Admission is free
Join the AU Museum for a discussion about the Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art, on display through October 20.

Image credit: Tamar Halpern, Florida, 2008. C-Print 2/3. 40 in. x 30 in. Gift of Donald Rothfeld.

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Small Nations Poetry Night 2013

Thursday, September 12, 6:30 p.m. | Katzen Arts Center, American University | 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016

Admission is free. RSVP is required due to limited space at: http://smallnationspoetrynight2013-efbnend.eventbrite.com/

Would you like to listen to great poetry from Austria, Bulgaria, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Malta, and Slovenia? …more

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: Office of the President

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Obsesión duo Magia López and Alexey Rodriguez ("el tipo este") are traveling all the way from Cuba to give a short performance and to talk about race in Cuba and the content of their music. López and Rodriguez are at the forefront of a cultural revolution in Cuba – a renaissance that is using hip-hop to challenge age-old misconceptions about power, race, identity, and gender.

Type: Performance

Host: Center for Community Engagement & Service

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50 Shades of Why Sex Matters!
Dr. Deborah Clegg, University of Texas Southwest Medical Center
Public Talk, September 18, 4:30-5:30 PM
American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, 2nd Floor

Dr. Deborah J. Clegg is Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and the Director of the Program in Clinical Nutrition in the Department of Internal Medicine, Touchstone Diabetes Research Center at …more

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: Psychology

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Luz Rivera Martinez will speak about her 20 years of experience constructing autonomy, organizing outside the electoral system, and resisting genetically modified corn while protecting millennia-old varieties. Luz is an inspiring speaker and her talk will have important lessons for anyone interested in women's, peasant, and labor movements.

During the Mexican Revolution support for Emiliano …more

Type: Panel Discussion

Host: Partners of the Americas, American University Student Chapter

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Sustainability Tour
September 19, 11 a.m.
October 17, at 11 a.m.
Tour begins in the American University Museum
Admission is free
Accompany Office of Sustainability staff on a guided campus tour of American University's green buildings, vegetated roofs, green energy systems, and more. The tour begins at the AU Museum. These tours are offered in conjunction with the exhibitions, Green Acres: …more

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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Join us for a reading by American University alumna Linda Daly (CAS/BA '90), author of The Last Pilgrimage: My Mother's Life and Our Journey to Saying Goodbye, which actor and writer Jamie Lee Curtis has described as "a gorgeous love story and spiritual travelogue wrapped in a wonderfully written, funny and fantastic memoir." A panel discussion follows, with nonfiction writers Linda Daly, Glen …more

Type: Lecture/Speaker

Host: CAS Dean's Office

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About Today@AU

To learn more about Today@AU or to submit an announcement, please visit the myAU portal. Today@AU lists events from the Master Calendar. To learn how to schedule and advertise an event see the Resource 25 informational site.

Important Dates

  • 09/09/2013: Last day to add a fall course, internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project 
  • 09/09/2013: Last day to drop a fall course for a 100% refund and without a "W" recorded