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Ashtray (1973), Franklin White. Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art.

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AU Museum Reopens with Limited Hours, Timed and Ticketed Entry

Patrons and university community members can now experience three shows on display, as the museum welcomes visitors back and reopens June 1.
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Jamie Raskin

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Washington College of Law Celebrates 2021 and 2020 Graduates

Speaker Congressman Jamie Raskin urges graduates to bring about ‘a more just America’
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Change Can't Wait logo

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AU Launches ‘Change Can’t Wait’ $500 Million Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign

Historic endeavor will transform the student experience, fund impactful research, and build stronger communities
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2021 AU Commencement Ceremony

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American University Class of 2021 Celebrated and Urged to Continue as Changemakers and Find Their Life’s Mission

AU celebrates 141st commencement with in-person processions and virtual ceremony
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Collage of images of America's First Ladies

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Virtual Event Examines Impact and Evolution of the Role of America’s First Ladies

American University's First Ladies Initiative and the White House Historical Association host a symposium that examines the role of America's First Ladies.
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Teacher with student

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New Workforce Initiative Will Advance Education for Early Childhood Professionals

American University, Trinity Washington University and Martha’s Table are partners
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Former Obama Official and Health Care Entrepreneur Todd Park Is American University’s 2021 Commencement Speaker

The virtual celebration on May 8th will honor approximately 2,900 graduates across eight schools.
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Challenge Accepted

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New Brand Campaign Highlights a Community Turning Challenges Into Meaningful Change

‘Challenge Accepted’ illustrates how AU empowers lives with purpose and advances the university’s Changemakers for Changing World strategic plan
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Roger Fairfax, Jr. Dean of Washington College of Law

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American University Names Roger A. Fairfax, Jr. as Dean of Washington College of Law

Prominent legal scholar, lawyer, and educator selected to lead AU’s dynamic law school
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Spring blossoms at American University

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Black Alumni Leaders Across The U.S. Lift As They Climb

The Black Alumni Collective hosts virtual leadership retreat in the Nation’s Capital
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