Jack Johnson Fighting

Research ·

Jack Johnson, the Fight of the Century, and Race in America

Professor Theresa Runstedtler weighs in on the intersection of sports and race
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Sami Pye

Communications ·

SOC Student Changemakers: Sami Pye

SOC Student Sami Pye found her place at AU by joining AU Photo Collective, and has been creating spaces for others ever since.
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Miranda Dotson

Social Sciences ·

Academic All-Star Miranda Dotson

Anthropology major heading to Northeastern for PhD in Sociology
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Persian script

International ·

“Lesser Taught” Languages Give Students a Competitive Edge in Global Workforce

Department of World Languages and Cultures now offering Persian, Swahili, Portuguese, Hebrew
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Laura Rice, Ralvell Rogers, Emma Vetter

Achievements ·

Meet 10 Star Grad Student #Changemakers

AU graduate students already making their mark on the world
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Students working on carbon electrodes in Prof. Zestos' lab.

Research ·

By Detecting Genetic Material, Fast Sensor Has Potential Use as a Clinical Tool

In less than a second, a small sensor used in brain chemistry research can detect the key molecules that provide the genetic instructions for life, RNA and DNA, a new study from American University shows.
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Joseph Minnich, Joey Lamborn, and Monessha Jayabalan

Science ·

AU Students Win Three Prizes at NASA STEM Competition

Winning projects developed to solve real-world problems
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Raya Bodnarchuk, Moss Rose, June 19, 2018. #1654. Watercolor on Rives BFK, 4 x 7 in. Courtesy of the artist.

Arts ·

AU Museum@Home

Gives viewers across the world #ArtWhereYouAre
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Vintage Edison Light Bulb by Samuel Elias Nadler

Science ·

Hack-for-a-Change Hackathon Gives Away $10,000 in Prize Money

AU students compete in National Science Foundation Innovation Corps event
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The Hall of Science Passage Way with Wide Glass and Se

On Campus ·

125,000 Square Feet Dedicated to Science

New photos of American University’s Hall of Science
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