Candace Scarborough in "already there," photographed by Lauren Jessica Brown

Arts ·

Britta Joy Peterson’s “already there” Premieres at Kennedy Center

Immersive installation offers visitors a sensory labyrinth of dance and design
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Rebecca Kamen

Arts ·

When Science and Art Collide

Rebecca Kamen’s “Reveal” exhibit at AU Museum is a collaboration between artist and scientists, researchers, philosophers, and more
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Daniel and Helen Sonenshine

Announcement ·

AU’s Center for Israel Studies Receives $1.5 Million Gift

Will Endow Professorship for Israel and Jewish Studies
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AU students in class

Announcement ·

Discover CAS Graduate Programs at Fall 2021 Virtual Open House

Join us from October 27-29 to learn everything you need to know for grad school
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Child with virtual reality headset

Communications ·

Institute for IDEAS Lands $1 Million NSF Grant for Immersive Filmmaking Studio

The School of Communication (SOC) sat down with Institute Director and SOC Assistant Professor Krzysztof Pietroszek to talk about the Center and its work.
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Yami Payano

Alumni ·

Alumna’s Tech Startup Wins $100,000 in Google Funding

Sign-Speak technology helps deaf community communicate with hearing community
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Community garden in Baltimore, one of the cities where research will be conducted

Announcement ·

American University, CAS Faculty Lead NSF-Funded National Research Network to Address the Challenge of Reducing Wasted Food

$15 million National Science Foundation grant to develop data and solutions for businesses, policymakers, and consumers
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Community garden in Baltimore, one of the cities where research will be conducted.

Announcement ·

AU Leads NSF-Funded National Research Network to Address the Challenge of Reducing Wasted Food

National Science Foundation grant of $15M to develop data and solutions for businesses, policymakers and consumers
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Steven Dashiell and Ashely Tisdale

Research ·

Academic Diversity Postdocs Enriching AU Scholarship

Steven Dashiell and Ashely Tisdale focusing on critical disability and race studies and male-dominated subcultures
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Fall 2021 Visiting Writers. From left to right: Chet'la Sebree, Danielle Evans, and Charles Baxter.

Literature ·

Writers Series Kicks Off with Award-Winning Poet Chet'la Sebree

Forty-one years of bringing world-renowned writers to campus
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