Abraham Correa-Medina

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Scholar-Athlete Abraham Correa-Medina

Student’s path to medical school filled with success on the mat and in the classroom
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Students working on carbon electrodes in Prof. Zestos' lab.

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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

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AU Students Win Three Prizes at NASA STEM Competition

Winning projects developed to solve real-world problems
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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

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125,000 Square Feet Dedicated to Science

New photos of American University’s Hall of Science
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COVID-19 vaccines are rolling out in the US.

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Public Health Experts Answer Questions about COVID-19 and Vaccines

Three AU public health experts answered some questions about where the country stands in fighting the pandemic.
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AU is spearheading an effort with other DC universities to create a mobile COVID-19 testing lab.

On Campus ·

New COVID-19 Testing Lab Will Help a Return to Campus

AU is spearheading an effort with other DC universities to create a mobile COVID-19 testing lab.
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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates spoke to AU students about climate change and his new book.

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Gates Stresses Optimism in Face of Climate Crisis

Bill Gates painted both optimistic and realistic pictures of climate change during an hour-long virtual conversation.
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A young student learning remotely using a laptop

On Campus ·

New AU Tutoring Corps Supporting Families During Pandemic

Federal Work Study Students virtually tutoring children of AU employees
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