Headshot of student Linda Amarante

Science ·

Linda Amarante Receives Outstanding Scholarship at the Graduate Level Award

Linda Amarante, a member of the 2020 graduating class of the Behavior, Cognition, and Neuroscience PhD Program, has received American University’s 2020 Outstanding Scholarship at the Graduate Level Award.
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Battelle-Tompkins Memorial Building

Achievements ·

Banner Award Season for College of Arts and Sciences Students

Congratulations to the 2020 University Student Award Winners!
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Samantha White and poster

Research ·

First-Ever “Virtual” Mathias Conference Winners Announced

The winners have been announced for a very special Robyn Rafferty Mathias Student Research Conference, one of the College of Arts and Sciences’ most important forums for students to present their scholarship and creative works.
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Peter Starr standing in Katzen

Achievements ·

2020 College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Awards Winners

Every year, faculty and staff who have made outstanding contributions to the College are recognized through College Dean’s Awards. Dean Peter Starr announces this year's winners.
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Headshot of Prof. Lissa Ramespaul

In the Community ·

Professor Working with Homeless on Pandemic Front Lines

As Ramsepaul works with DC’s homeless and other at-risk people on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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A student poses with their poster shown on a computer screen.

Research ·

Robyn Rafferty Mathias Student Conference Moves Online

The Robyn Rafferty Mathias Student Research Conference will be held remotely on April 18. It is one of the College of Arts and Sciences’ most important forums for students to present their scholarship and creative works to faculty, judges, and peers.
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Joshua Tatz

Science ·

Collaboration and Interdisciplinarity Guide

Joshua Tatz on the Behavior, Cognition and Neuroscience (BCaN) program at American University
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Dr. Sara Nieves Grafals receives the 2019 Alumni Eagle Award

Alumni ·

Alumni Eagle Award for Dr. Sara Nieves-Grafals

Dr. Sara Nieves-Grafals, CAS/BS ’75, CAS/MA ’79, CAS/PhD ’80, received the 2019 Alumni Eagle Award on October 4, 2019.
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Lee Clyne headshot in front of Capitol Building

Alumni ·

Lee Clyne ’18 Earns Congressional Award Gold Medal

Lee Mariño Clyne logged 800 hours of work to earn a Congressional Gold Medal Award: 400 volunteer hours, 200 personal development hours, 200 physical fitness hours, and five days and four nights of travel and expeditions.
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