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Six months after graduation,

% of Graduates are now Working, Grad School, or Both

% of Graduates Participated in an Internship

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First-Generation Proud

It’s great to realize I’m capable of more than I think.

As a first-gen student, my parents didn’t know what to expect from the college experience, so I had to learn about the higher ed environment and the different resources on campus. Every student has to find their way during their first year, and it’s challenging being in charge of your own routine for the first time.

I’ve learned how to take initiative to seek out resources–like the Center for Diversity and Inclusion and the Career Center–and make my own decisions. It’s made me more independent and aware of my choices.
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New Course on White House History

During a unique new class, "A History of the White House," students visited DC sites related to White House history, including the White House itself, and heard from speakers like former White House curator Betty Monkman.

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AU News & Events

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Achievements ·

They Might Be Eagles

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From left to right: Lidia Awad, Dr. Kiersten Johnson, and Sidney Larsen.

International ·

AU YouthMappers Change Their World by Mapping It

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Business ·

Business in the Circular Economy

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Literature ·

New MA Degree Combines Literature, Culture, and Technology

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Andy Lalwani

Communications ·

Influencers? The Rise of a New Communications Career Path

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AU Is Carbon Neutral

Carbon Neutrality at AU = 10,000 passenger vehicles off the road per year

AU's electricity comes from 100 percent renewable sources

First University, Urban Campus, and Research University to reach carbon neutrality