Selected Events

September 2020

Overture: 200222020

September 25 & 26 | online | 7:30 p.m. EST

What does it feel like to be eighteen at this complicated and problematic time? Join this year’s incoming theatre class to theatrically explore their unprecedented journey through stories, scenes and songs. Overture Tickets.

Nourishing Black Futures

September 30 | online | 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. EST

Join the AU Antiracist Research & Policy Center for a panel discussion with scholars and activists on how we nourish Black futures through food and maternal health justice. Register for Nourishing Black Futures.


October 2020

Queer Threads: Fiber Artist Paolo Aaro

October 1 | online | 6 p.m. EST

Queer Threads is an evolving curatorial project organized by John Chaich that spotlights contemporary LGBTQ artists who are remixing fiber and textile traditions. Paolo Arao is a Brooklyn-based, Filipino-American artist working with textiles. Register for Arao.

25 Years: Israel-US Relations Since Rabin

October 16 | online | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. EDT

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of Yitzhak Rabin’s assassination, American University’s School of International Service and AU's Center for Israel Studies are hosting an enlightening panel discussion around Israel-US relations. Panelists will include Rabin's daughter, Dalia Rabin, Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich, and Ambassador Dennis Ross, all who knew Rabin well.  Learn more and register for 25 Years: Israel-US Relations Since Rabin

DFT 2020: The District Fourier Talks

October 17 | online | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. EST

The District Fourier Talks is the inaugural conference for an annual meeting of local mathematicians, engineers, and applied scientists. Learn more about DFT

Discover CAS Week: A Virtual Open House

October 26-30 | online | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. EDT

Discover CAS is a full-week exploration of graduate programs within American University’s College of Arts & Sciences. Each day will feature multiple webinars with Admissions Staff, Faculty, and other university representatives. Learn more about Discover CAS Week.