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Vegetables in a grocery store

In the Community ·

10 ways to reduce food waste in Washington, DC

The United States wastes 40 percent of the food it produces every year. A recent graduate outlines ten ways DC can cut food waste and serve as a model for food waste reduction.
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Female student with black and white jacket at a conference.

In the Community ·

Seat at the Table: Taylor Berlin Talks About ANC Service

With a commission post unfilled, this AU student stepped forward.
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Entire group of students in the SIS atrium after 2017 Model G20. Flags behind students.

On Campus ·

Simulated Worlds: The Model G20 Initiative Gets Students Thinking Like Real Diplomats

The SIS program will hold the special conference this October.
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Eagle Summit Pep Rally

On Campus ·

Eagle Summit 2018: What's New?

As a successful Eagle Summit season comes to an end, learn about new features of this year's events, such as the kickoff of the first-year advising program.
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Man kayaking on the Potomac River with sunset in front of him

In the Community ·

Top 20 Things to Do This Summer in DC

Summertime in DC means unique art exhibitions, delicious food options, and outdoor celebrations. From year-round favorites to seasonal events, here are 20 ways to spend this summer like a District native.
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Dr. Robert Stokes shakes hands with online students at the inaugural Online Graduate Students Immersion Experience

In the Community ·

From Online to In-Person: Inaugural Immersion Experience Offers Community and Connection to Digital Learners

The Inaugural Graduate Online Student Immersion offers participants an opportunity to get Up Close to the Best of American University and Washington, DC.
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Jack Rasmussen stands smiling in front of a painting in the AU Museum.

Announcement ·

Director of AU Museum Named Chair of Maryland State Arts Council

Jack Rasmussen, director and curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, has been named chair of the Maryland State Arts Council.
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The bronze eagle statue outside of AU's Bender Arena on a sunny spring day.

On Campus ·

10 Reasons You Need to Go to Preview Day

Why American University’s “open house” event is a must for prospective students.
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Steven Putansu

In the Community ·

SPA Alumnus and Adjunct Recognized for Outstanding Contributions

Steven Putansu, SPA/PhD ’12, a senior social science analyst with the Government Accountability Office and SPA adjunct professor, was honored on June 6 for improving research methodology at the agency and saving significant taxpayer dollars.
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Batalá Washington, playing at the Funk Parade. Red, green, and white drums. Vibrant scene with all-female drum unit.

In the Community ·

Funk City: SPExS Prof on Building Bridges Through Music

Lauren Sinclair is historian coordinator in chief for DC’s Funk Parade.
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