Alumnus Lonnie Bunch

Founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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In the Spring 2017 Issue

Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer. 20th Century Fox Movies

First Person ·

Being Counted

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Vishal Vaidya

Alumni ·

The Road to Broadway

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Women in Incubator

Science ·

When Science Meets Business

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Kathleen Gunthert

Social Sciences ·

A to ZZZ's: Teens, Sleep, and Emotion Regulation

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Jason Snyder and Education Policy and Leadership students

Education ·

State of the Student

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Arches National Park.

Student Life ·

Study Up!

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Author James Hannaham

Literature ·

The Visiting Writers Series: Thirty-seven Years of Literary Inspiration

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Linda Daly and Jackie Cirillo Meisenberg

Alumni ·

Alumni Linda Daly and Jackie Cirillo Meisenberg

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CAS Achievements

  • Pankaj Kumar (physics) received a grant for $112,234 from NASA for his project "Observational Determination of the Filament Channel Formation and Eruption of Solar Filament Channels”. This represents one of three years of funding with the total amounting to $341,376. April 2020

  • Maria Floro (economics) received a grant for $50,000 from the Open Society Foundation (OSF) for the project "Capacity Building for Policy Advocacy on Care”. April 2020

  • More CAS Achievements.

Connections Magazine, Spring 2017

Connections, the official magazine of American University's College of Arts and Sciences, provides a look into recent developments in the departments and programs, faculty and student highlights, and new directions for the college. 

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