News & Announcements
Enhancements to American University's Benefits
June 26, 2020 - American University is enhancing our leave plans, specifically around parental and family leave, short-term disability, and bereavement leave to respond to issues raised by staff and faculty and further our commitment to the health and wellbeing of our community. View communications for full-time staff, full-time faculty, part-time staff, and adjunct faculty.
COVID-19 Update: DC Phase Two
President Burwell's April 17 Message
On April 17, President Burwell discussed the current state of affairs and planning, including the announcement that expanded telework will continue until further notice.
President Burwell's March 30
In the second update on March 30, 2020, President Burwell announces the extension of the expanded telework environment to April 24 and other information for the operating status of the university.
AU COVID-19 Update: Important Changes for our Community
March 12, 2020 - President Sylvia Burwell announcements updates and guidance to the AU Community regarding COVID-19. These updates include information and action plans for faculty, staff, and students.
COVID-19 Update to American University Faculty & Staff
Hear from American University's President Sylvia Burwell, Provost Dan Myers, Vice President of Campus Life Fanta Aw, Chief of Staff and Counselor to the President Seth Grossman, and Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer Doug Kudravetz regarding the university’s response to COVID-19.
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