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SPA Grad on Reopening NYC’s iconic Russian Tea Room, Returning to DC

Ken Biberaj has great ties to – and great stories about – time in NYC and DC.
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Meet Jimmy Lynn, Co-Founder of Kiswe Mobile

A veteran of 30 years in the sports and entertainment sectors, Jimmy Lynn is a pioneer of the digital sports space.
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Growth and Promise: Leading PR Executive Gets More Involved at AU

Michael Kempner, SPA/BS ’81, discusses his alma mater, his career in PR, and his local-to-national political education.
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Alum Joins Historic National Geographic Everest Expedition

SOC alum Sam Sheline recently joined National Geographic on a historic expedition to Mount Everest.
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Engaging in New Ways: Student-Alumni Association Launching this Fall

American University’s Office of Alumni Relations is launching a Student-Alumni Association (SAA) this semester. Ten students will be selected to serve as founding board members and will help shape the SAA.
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Meet Michael Beard, Advocate, Actor, and AU Alum

Forty-five years ago, Michael Beard, SPA/BA '65, founded the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence.
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Meet Judah Featherman, 2019 Recipient of the Alumni Association Scholarship

Judah shares his legacy connection to AU.
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Telling America’s Story, One Tour at a Time

“I realize now that there’s a way to monetize a passion. You just have to be creative and work hard at it, and the course will chart itself.”
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Susan Rice Talks Tough Love at All-American Weekend

Rice discussed early career challenges, effective leadership, and how political divisions weaken national security.
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New Board Leaders Focused on Affordability and Inclusion

Chair Marc Duber, Kogod/BSBA ’ 81, and Vice Chair Gina Adams, SPA/BS ’80, discuss their work for the AU Board of Trustees.
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