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Alumni Board President Rob Johnson on campus

Alumni ·

Greetings from Rob Johnson

August is always an exciting time at AU, as we welcome the newest Eagles to our family.
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Sarah McBride at podium

Alumni ·

AU Alumni Among 2020 Election Winners

Among them is Sarah McBride, SPA/BA ’13, who will become the nation’s first openly transgender state senator.
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Alumni ·

2020's MCAR Celebrated AU's Multicultural Community Virtually

Though hosted online, the 8th annual Multicultural Alumni Reunion remained educational and impactful.
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Image of William Goodloe at a podium

Business ·

Pandemic Challenges Pave a Path for SEO Expansion

Kogod alum William Goodloe spoke with Dean Delaney about his path to president of SEO and how this nonprofit is supporting students during the pandemic–and how they hope to help even more in a post-COVID world.
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President Burwell & Secretary Bunch

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AU Alumnus Lonnie Bunch, Philanthropic Leaders Recognized at President’s Circle Event

For his many achievements as a renowned curator, historian, and educator, Lonnie Bunch, CAS/BA ’74, CAS/MA ’76, received the 2020 Cyrus A. Ansary Medal on Tuesday, October 27, at the 39th President’s Circle Celebration.
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Changemaker Conversations

Communications ·

Changemaker Conversations with Alumni Aim to Build Bridges

A new video series from AU SOC creates a bridge between alumni and current students.
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headshots of Danielle Vogel, Daniel Leon-Davis, John Morada

Alumni ·

New Program Pairs Alumni with First-Year Classes

From Silicon Valley to New Zealand, alumni have answered the call for guest speakers for AU’s signature Complex Problems program.
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Estate Gift Helps Library Innovate During COVID-19

When the late Doris Blaisdell, CAS/BA ’44, planned an estate gift to American University, she could not have known that her generosity would impact the university at a pivotal moment in history. But that’s exactly what happened.
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Lisa McGrail wears a mask and gloves while volunteering for Women Giving Back.

Alumni ·

Volunteering in the Midst of a Pandemic

Lisa McGrail has been volunteering with Women Giving Back since 2017 and won’t let a pandemic stop her from helping her community.
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Clawed holding Family Week sign

On Campus ·

Family Week 2020 Brings AU to Your Home

Family Week is redesigned in 2020 to bring events and programs to families.
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