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Request a Ballot Recap

On Campus ·

AU Library Helps Students Prepare for the 2020 Election

This year, American University Library brought a virtual “Request a Ballot” week to students. The week-long event allowed students to interact with Library personnel and request information about this year’s election through our online chat.
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Plants growing out of sand.

Environment ·

Curbing Overpopulation with Positive Psychology Strategies

Daniel Fiorino, director of the SPA Center for Environmental Policy, hosted an online discussion on the topic of using positive psychology to curb overpopulation on September 9, 2020.
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Collage of personal items

Arts ·

AU Museum in Fall: Contested Space Explores Themes Relevant to Presidential Election of 2020

Art on view this fall explores themes around the global climate crisis, particularly water as a declining resource, immigration policies, and truth and illusion in public discourse.
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Trees and flowers on the AU quad in spring

On Campus ·

CTRL Stands Ready No Matter the Teaching Modality

The ability to wear multiple hats has likely never been more relevant for faculty. But that’s exactly why CTRL exists—to help faculty excel as educators throughout their careers.
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A computer, pen, and paper

On Campus ·

Fall 2020 Library Resources

This semester may look different than we expected but the Library is still here for you! We have a variety of services and resources to assist in your learning experience this fall.
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DC Read poster

In the Community ·

Engaging DC Students in the Age of Online Learning

When DC public schools shut down due to COVID-19 this spring and sent students home, AU students who tutored them knew they needed to keep going.
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Mass of scouts gathered in the AU amphitheater

On Campus ·

Host to the World: UCGS Lands Two Top Awards

Two major honors have been landed by AU and staff for their event-hosting skills: Outstanding Institutional Achievement for a Single Event and the Session of the Year Award.
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Library Curbside Pickup Banner

On Campus ·

Curbside Service Now Available at Bender Library

The Library is now offering curbside pickup of books, media, and technology.
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Coronavirus

In the Community ·

AU Public Health Scholars “Go Inside the Outbreak”

AU Public Health Scholars Director Melissa Hawkins designed this summer’s Emerging Issues in Public Health Seminar class to focus solely on the pandemic—even as events were unfolding in real time.
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Art

Arts ·

Experience AU Museum Summer Shows Online

Summer exhibits and virtual events can be experienced online now.
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