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Amber McGill's headshot.

Business ·

Campus Connections

Amber McGill, founding president of the Graduate Black Student Union, is creating a social support network for graduate students across AU.
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Album art from Yes albume Fragile

Student Life ·

Feature Fridays

In the music library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Jalen Lesly, who reviews Fragile, by Yes.
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Brendan O'Leary

On Campus ·

Leading Scholar Shares His Insights on Brexit and Northern Ireland

Brendan O’Leary, Lauder Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania, gave a recent lecture about the unfolding Brexit drama since the United Kingdom voted “Leave” in 2016.
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Susan Zirinsky head shot

Alumni ·

Susan Zirinsky Awarded 2019 Cyrus A. Ansary Medal

American University has named CBS News President Susan Zirinsky as the recipient of the 2019 Cyrus A. Ansary Medal for leadership and service.
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Graham P. Wheeler standing next to a table with a large trophy on it

Communications ·

Marketing World Champions: Alum Graham Wheeler on Working the Nationals’ World Series Victory Season

Graham Wheeler, SOC '12, has been Digital Marketing Manager at the Washington Nationals for their last three seasons. This year, he got a front row seat to their first ever World Series victory.
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Woman giving presentation in front of screen.

Government & Politics ·

Politics of the Plate: New Sine Fellow Wants You to Understand Food Systems and Policy

Katherine Miller is a communications executive and advocate for the culinary community.
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Soldiers carrying rifles, in front of American flag and podium

On Campus ·

Connection, Communication, and Collaboration: Celebrating AU Veterans

AU recently held its fourth annual Veterans Day ceremony.
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Rana Said works at a fume hood in Hurst Hall.

Science ·

I-Corps: The I Is for Innovation, the S Is for Success

In spring 2018, American University became an official I-CORPS site. I-CORPS is a National Science Foundation-sponsored program aimed at developing science and technology entrepreneurship
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Laura DeNardis, Bethany and Peter Yarrow perform on stage.

Communications ·

“The River and Wall” Screening Features Performance by Peter and Bethany Yarrow

World renowned musician and activists performed at SOC on Oct. 1 for the opening of Films Across Borders.
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Surgicure Technology, Securing Solutions

Science ·

Surgicure Technologies and an Au Graduate’s Innovative Bite Block

AU graduate Irena Volkov's time at American University has served her in developing academic and business portfolios, and her crowning achievement is the founding of her company, Surgicure Technologies.
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