Sarychev Volcano.

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Volcanic Eruptions in the Age of Climate Change

Valentina Aquilauses global climate models, as well as satellite, aircraft, and ground based observation to understand the role aerosols play in the world’s climate system.
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William Farmer (left; undergraduate in biology) catching up with brother Jackson Farmer (right; Research Associate, Kaplan Lab) in lab.

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Brothers and Colleagues

Jackson and William Farmer both work in the Biology department at American University.
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Hand in plastic glove holds a slide

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Experimental Biochemistry: A Student-Driven Inquiry-Based Upper Level Undergraduate Laboratory Course

From hypothesis development to experimental design, data collection and analysis, students have complete control over research projects.
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Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building

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An Investment in the Sciences at AU

The new Don Myers Building will be home to the departments of physics, mathematics and statistics, and computer science.
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Fundraising Underway for New Hall of Science

American University has launched an initiative to raise $40 million to construct a state-of-the-art Hall of Science.
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Former AU computer science major and Columbia engineering student, Brendan Burke on Columbia's campus.

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The Pursuit of Engineering

Learn more about a unique and relatively new joint degree program in affiliation with Columbia University's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science.
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Education Lab

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Partnership to Improve Science Education in DC Schools

AU science and education faculty and students are working with middle school science teachers across DC to develop and implement student-centered, investigative science curriculum for their classrooms.
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Make the Library Your Lab Partner

At the American University Library, we think that knowledge creation is a natural partner with innovation, visualization, and impact.
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Professor Michael Baron

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Sequential Analysis: Uncovering New Statistical Methods to Solve Some of the World's Biggest Challenges

Professor Michael Baron's research on sequential analysis and multiple hypothesis testing.
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Catherine Stoodley

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Changing the Brain and Watching it Happen

Recent advances in neuroscience have made it possible to modulate brain activity.
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