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Announcement ·

School of Education Achieves Stand-Alone Status

As of July 1, American University’s School of Education became a stand-alone school within the university.
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Education ·

CPRS Director Named an Editor of The Journal of College Access

The Center for Postsecondary Readiness and Success Director Laura Owen has been named an editor of The Journal of College Access.
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Announcement ·

Amy K. Dacey to Lead the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics

Amy K. Dacey has been named as the executive director of the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics
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Matthew Bennett VP & CCO

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Matthew Bennett Named American University Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

American University President Sylvia M. Burwell announced today the selection of Matthew Bennett as vice president and chief communications officer effective June 24, 2019.
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Announcement ·

Elections 2020: An Expert Resource Guide Available to Reporters

An online resource guide featuring American University experts is now available for reporters in advance of the 2020 election cycle.
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Arts ·

AU Museum Summer Shows Open June 15

Summer shows at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center open June 15.
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Group with AU President Sylvia M. Burwell and Professors Bettina Poirier and David Barker

Announcement ·

American University Launches Program on Legislative Negotiation

The Program on Legislative Negotiation addresses the gridlock in Congress and in state legislatures
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In the Community ·

Making an Impact: New Graduates Reveal Their Hopes for the Future

As American University prepares to hold its 137th commencement ceremonies, soon-to-be graduates share their backstories and their inspiring plans.
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SPA Dean Vicky Wilkins, Senator Lamar Alexander and former Rep. David Skaggs.

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New Madison Prize Honors Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray

AU's New Madison Prize Honors Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray
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Cherry Trees in Bloom

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It’s Cherry Blossoms Time on American University Campus!

Members of the media are invited to view cherry blossoms at American University.
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