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Aerial view of a staff picnic on the quad. Photo by Jeff Watts.

On Campus ·

Celebrating Staff with Food, Fun, and Fellowship

Sponsored by AU’s Office of Human Resources, Staff Appreciation Week, May 28–30, honored the work of 1,900 staff.
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Nicole Bresnahan. Graphic by Jaylene Arnold.

On Campus ·

Eagle Tales: Minding the Sidelines and AU’s Bottom Line

AU boasts about 1,900 dedicated staff members. Meet one here: Nicole Bresnahan, associate vice president of financial operations in the Finance and Treasury Executive Office.
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Tambra Raye Stevenson

In the Community ·

Food is Medicine

Tambra Raye Stevenson, SOC/MA ’22, is helping women and girls of African descent build a more equitable, sustainable, and culturally inclusive food system
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Ariel White. Graphic by Jaylene Arnold.

On Campus ·

Eagle Tales: The Doctor Is In

AU boasts about 1,900 dedicated staff members. Meet one here: Ariel White, associate medical director for the Student Health Center.
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New generation remote fire alarm panel.

Buildings ·

All buildings on campus now equipped with new state-of-the-art fire alarm systems

The American University community can take comfort in knowing that today all buildings on campus are equipped with new state-of-the-art fire alarm systems that ensure greater safety and quicker detection signals.
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Renee Butler, Sunrise (Detail), 2020. Photographic prints, plastic, 60 x 60 inches. Courtesy of the artist

Arts ·

New Exhibitions Open June 15 at the American University Museum

Four new exhibitions will open and a fifth exhibit mounted last spring remains on view, The Human Flood, on climate change-induced migration
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Airlie Berkshire Farm. Photo by Samantha Jaffe.

On Campus ·

Take Advantage of Airlie’s Top Crops

Sign up for the second year of the Airlie Berkshire Farm community supported agriculture program, which begins May 29.
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Jia Jiang, senior director of graduate enrollment management at SIS.

On Campus ·

Meet Jia Jiang, Sr. Director of SIS Graduate Enrollment

We sat down with Jia Jiang, senior director of graduate enrollment management at SIS, to learn more about her 20 years of experience working with prospective graduate students in the SIS Office of Graduate Admissions.
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From left, zero waste manager Caroline Boone and Luke Carignan, CAS/BS ’25, BA ’25, stand next to one of the Project Move Out pods. Photo by Jeff Watts.

Environment ·

From Trash to Treasure

This May, Project Move Out collected 500 pounds of food and about five tons of clothing from AU students.
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Shamira James. Graphic by Jaylene Arnold.

On Campus ·

Eagle Tales: IRL Content Creator

AU boasts about 1,900 dedicated staff members. Meet one here: Shamira James, marketing and communications coordinator for Housing and Residence Life.
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