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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at podium at graduation

Alumni ·

Congratulations, CAS Class of 2019!

Award-winning writer and speaker Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received an honorary degree and delivered an inspirational address to the College of Arts and Sciences at the 137th commencement ceremony at American University on May 11, 2019.
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Jackie Anyanwu

Communications ·

NY Intensive Trip Spurs Student to Pursue, and Nab, Job at MWWPR

Jackie Anyanwu lands a job at MWWPR after visiting the agency on the New York Intensive trip.
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Black Graduation 2019

Student Life ·

Graduation Celebrations

Affinity group graduations serve to not only celebrate the graduates, but also take pride in their identities.
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Pam Kaufman

Communications ·

Pam Kaufman to Address the 2019 School of Communication Commencement Ceremony

On May 11th, American University School of Communication students, their families, faculty and staff will gather to celebrate this year’s graduates in the 2019 Commencement Ceremony.
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London McCloud at the Kogod School of Business

Alumni ·

Trade Specialist London McCloud Gives Back to AU in Myriad Ways

“Life takes all of us through stages and phases. This is my time for giving back,” says London.
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Hollywood sign

Communications ·

Students Head to L.A. for Insiders' Look at Entertainment Industry

The L.A. Intensive offers students and recent graduates opportunities to learn about the entertainment business from SOC alumni.
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(Left to right) Janice Anderson, Provost Dan Myers, and Alex Long

Alumni ·

AU Celebrates the 2019 Scholarship Luncheon

On March 20, the 2019 Scholarship Luncheon celebrated the impact of philanthropy on student success at AU with more than 160 students, donors, and university leaders.
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Lynh Bui

Communications ·

SOC Alumna Breaks News of Coast Guard Lieutenant’s Planned Attack

Bui said Hasson’s initial arrest on gun and drug charges weren’t remarkable, but the later court records included startling revelations.
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Two women MMA fighters in a cage match.

Literature ·

The Butterfly and the Bee: How Covering Combat Sports Can Improve Writing Skills

AU lecturer and alumna teaches a college writing seminar on MMA and boxing.
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Crystal Eagle awards on display

Alumni ·

Call for 2019 Alumni Awards Nominations

Alumni awards are the highest honors presented by the AU Alumni Association.
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