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Pallavi Kumar/Michael Kempner

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AU Partners with MWWPR to Increase PR Diversity

AU's School of Communication has partnered with MWWPR to create a new fellowship program aimed at increasing diversity among PR professionals.
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84% AU Students Commute Sustainably

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Carbon Neutrality is Now Reality at American University

AU is the first university in the U.S. to reach carbon neutral status.
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Sharon Weiner

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American U. Professor Among Winners of Prestigious Andrew Carnegie Fellowship

American U. Professor Among Winners of Prestigious Andrew Carnegie Fellowship
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Benjamin Stokes speaks at an SOC Faculty Forum in November.

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AU Professor's Phone Booth Captures DC Stories

When the Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum opens its latest exhibit, an American University professor will have a hand in helping District residents tell their stories to visitors.
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Students Graduating

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American University Announces 2018 Commencement Speakers

American University will hold to tradition and host its 135th commencement ceremonies on Mother’s Day weekend on campus in Bender Arena with an illustrious assembly of commencement speakers.
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Man is planting trees.

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American University Launches Innovative Carbon Offset Program in Washington, D.C.

AU has announced an innovative program that will offset the carbon emissions caused by students, faculty and staff members who commute to campus by planting trees throughout D.C.
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Dr. Kathleen Holton with research subjects

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Health Studies Professor's Research Sheds Light on Link Between Chronic Pain and MSG

Health Studies Assistant Professor Kathleen Holton's research into glutamate, or what most consumers know as MSG, shows a link between the food additive and chronic pain.
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AU President Sylvia Mathews Burwell

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AU Set to Inaugurate Sylvia M. Burwell as 15th President

American University will celebrate the inauguration of Sylvia Mathews Burwell as AU's 15th and first female president on Thursday, April 12, in Bender Arena.
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Credit cards

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Debt Matters: Women Use Credit to Bridge Income Gaps, While Men Are Less Cautious

When it comes to attitudes about money, gender makes a difference in matters of debt, a new study by Economics Professor Mary Hansen finds.
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Ammarah Rehman, Class of 2019

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AU Student, Founder of ‘The Muslim Project,’ Receives Prestigious Social Change Fellowship

American University Class of 2019 student Ammarah Rehman has been named a 2018 Newman Civic Fellow
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