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Elections buttons 2020

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Elections 2020: Experts and Events Resource Guide Available for Journalists

AU launches a resource guide that features events and experts available for comments on the 2020 elections.
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American University Survey: Young Black Americans Are Key 2020 Swing Voters

American University's Black Swing Voter Project released results of a new survey of Black Americans in six battleground states.
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Antiracism Center

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Antiracism Center to Host “Empowering Educators: A Convening on Racial Equity in Education”

Award-winning YA author Jason Reynolds to join August 19 panel discussion.
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New Guide Helps Parents Understand Risks of Online Radicalization During Times of Unrest

A new guide helps parents and caregivers understand how extremists are exploiting this time of unrest by targeting children and young adults with propaganda.
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Blossoms on campus

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AU Stands with International Students in Response to Federal Policy on F-1 Visas

AU signs on to amicus brief in support of Harvard/MIT lawsuit; joins group of Patriot League presidents in opposition to new regulations.
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Fish

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Aquaculture’s Role in Nutrition in the COVID-19 Era

New paper from American University environmental science professor and global working group ponders four likely scenarios.
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Closed sign on business door

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New Report Shows Dramatic Impacts of COVID-19 on Latino-Owned Businesses in the Washington, D.C. Area

New survey shows thirty percent of Latino business owners in D.C. metro area were forced to close or suspend operations due to COVID-19
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Flags

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AU Statement on Pending U.S. House Vote on D.C. Statehood

American University supports D.C. statehood.
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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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AU Forward

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AU Forward: American University Announces Operating Plan for Fall Semester

AU's comprehensive plan for fall 2020 features extensive health and safety protocols and a residential campus experience, with a blend of in-person/online and purely online classes.
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