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2019 AU Alumni Board at its first meeting of the year

Alumni ·

Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Meet the university’s next alumni leaders.
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Attendees participate in an AU4U workshop at the School of Professional and Extended Studies.

Alumni ·

AU Responds to Government Shutdown with Free Courses for Furloughed Employees

As hundreds of thousands of federal workers faced furlough during the recent government shutdown, American University faculty and staff sprang into action.
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Woman with glasses smiling.

Alumni ·

Black Millennials and the American Dream: Alumna Pens Book on Her Generation’s Struggles

Reniqua Allen earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from AU.
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Rob Johnson presents alumni awards

Alumni ·

Meet Alumni Association President Rob Johnson

He takes over this month representing the more than 130,000 alumni worldwide.
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Darryl Frank

Communications ·

SOC Alumnus Darryl Frank Nabs Golden Globe for The Americans

Frank, co-president of Amblin Television, was part of the team that took home a 2019 Golden Globe for Best Drama Series.
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Jack Cassell, Susan Zirinsky, and Jeff Rutenbeck.

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SOC Alumna Susan Zirinsky Named President of CBS News

Zirinsky, who received her BA in journalism at AU School of Communication, will be the first woman to lead CBS News.
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AU President Sylvia Burwell and Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy, dean of AU's School of Education, pose with students.

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Top Stories of 2018 at the College of Arts and Sciences

In 2018, CAS celebrated student awards, welcomed new faculty, brought a series of nationally-known speakers to campus, and more.
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Alumni at the Pride Alumni Reunion

Alumni ·

Meet the AU Pride Alumni Alliance Leadership Circle

The Pride Alumni Alliance is active and growing.
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textbooks

Alumni ·

Latino Alumni Alliance Aims to Endow Book Award for Future Generations

The annual award, which launched in 2014, helps ease the burden of textbook costs for outstanding students in the Latinx community.
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Noah Baron in ABC's The Middle

Alumni ·

“IF you get called back.” Look Into an Alum’s Journey Through AU and Acting

Noah Baron, SOC-CAS/BA ’09, starred in Hail ,Caesar and ABC’s The Middle.
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