Liliana Zigo seated on campus in front of building.

Achievements ·

Inspiring Grad Stories: Lili Zigo

Faith and family fueled this AU grad’s improbable journey.
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Achievements ·

WLC faculty earn AU awards

Gorky Cruz and Juliana Martinez recognized for their contributions.
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The 2018 Student Award recipients in front of the Quad.

Achievements ·

AU's Top Leaders

AU Student Award recipients serve and lead with smarts and heart.
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Lonnnie Bunch

Announcement ·

AU Alumnus Lonnie Bunch Honored by Brown University

College of Arts and Sciences alumnus Lonnie Bunch (BA history ’74 and MA history ’76) and founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, will receive an honorary doctorate from Brown University.
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Kim Blankenship

Announcement ·

New CAS Associate Dean for Research Announced

Following a national search, Professor of Sociology Kim Blankenship has been appointed to the position of Associate Dean for Research in the College of Arts and Sciences, effective June 15, 2018.
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Mantled howler monkey on a tree branch in Costa Rica. To understand habitat quality, Dorian Russell observes mantled howler monkeys in the Costa Rican rainforest. Credit: Aspen Russell.

Research ·

In the Rainforest: Grad Student Found Costa Rica and a Passion

Dorian Russell is finishing her master’s in environmental science.
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Students playing each other's games at a Game Lab showcase

Communications ·

A Busy Year for American University's Game Lab

American University's game design master's program is on a roll.
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Person reviewing graphics and reports on computer screen

Professional News ·

A Graduate Economics Degree: Five Things You Need to Know

A degree in economics opens doors to careers in business, policy, law, technology, and a myriad of other fields. Here are five things you should know about the field and how American University’s graduate economics program can help you get there.
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Faith Lewis, Matilda Kitabwalla, Danielle Smith

Environment ·

Three Students, One Mission: Promoting Sustainability at AU

Danielle Smith, Faith Lewis, and Matilda Kitabwalla discuss their work as Student Sustainability Educators.
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Gates Scholars pose with Fanta Aw

Student Life ·

Gates Scholars Raise the Bar

Gates Millennium Scholarship recipients share their experiences with the program and their time at AU.
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