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On Campus ·

AU Faculty and Staff Double Down to Help Students Succeed Online

For the 2020 Student Success Summit, staff and faculty members expanded their understanding of students as online learners, implementing new strategies for the virtual classroom.
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Communications ·

PhD Student Uses Communication Skills for Public Good

"Cooking with Soul" is a six-part online video series for the US Botanic Garden to help home cooks to prepare plant-forward meals.
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Barakacine presenta Zonda Folclore Argentino una pelíca de Carlos Saura man in blue shirt with white scarf holding up guitar on orange background

Music Library ·

Feature Fridays

In our final post celebrating Hispanic Heritage month, guest blogger Andrew Brown, ILL student assistant, reviews the film Zonda: Folclore Argentino.
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In the Community ·

AU’s Kathleen Franz Curates New “Girlhood” Exhibit at Smithsonian

Amplifies Role of Girls in History During 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage
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Arts ·

Virtual “Overture” a Poignant, Soaring Success

First-year AU students share hopes and dreams in annual performance
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In the Community ·

The Growing Hunger Crisis in America

Health Studies webinar examines how COVID is making hunger an urgent issue for more and more Americans
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Tim Doud and Zoe Charlton

Arts ·

ARTivism: TALMBOUT the VOTE Digital Poster-Design Contest Around Antiracism and Election 2020

The contest kicks off a collaboration by AU’s Antiracist Research and Policy Center, Eaton Workshop and ‘sindikit on role of art in antiracism.
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Communications ·

AU and MWWPR Launch Year Two of Experiential Learning and Diversity Initiative

Unique to MWWPR, this panel will bring true Gen Z perspective to client ideation and programming.
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Q and A with Dr. Fauci

Science ·

AU’s Kennedy Political Union Hosts Dr. Anthony Fauci

The Kennedy Political Union (KPU) hosted Dr. Anthony Fauci, the physician, immunologist, and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), who received an honorary doctor of science degree from AU in 2018.
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Dr. Anthony Fauci and AU President Sylvia Burwell

Announcement ·

American University Welcomes Dr. Anthony Fauci to Family Week

Dr. Fauci discussed COVID-19 in wide-ranging conversation with American University President Sylvia Burwell.
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