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Business ·

Saving Money During a Financial Crisis

Kogod professor Jason Howell discusses how college students and young adults who are new to the workforce should manage their money and save during a crisis.
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Battelle-Tompkins Memorial Building

Achievements ·

Banner Award Season for College of Arts and Sciences Students

Congratulations to the 2020 University Student Award Winners!
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Communications ·

Students Create ‘Do Better’ Campaign in Memory of SOC Alumnus

One Public Relations Portfolio class created a community service and fundraising campaign in memory of SOC alumnus Steve Cammarota.
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Education ·

School of Education Offers Resources and Prioritizes Innovation During COVID-19

Teacher Appreciation Week 2020 kicked off on May 4, and while the annual celebration is decades old, this year is a bit different. Many people across the U.S. have come to value teachers in a new way because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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A woman draped in the Brazilian flag watches temporary hospital installation in Rio de Janeiro

International ·

How Have Brazil and Bolsonaro Responded to the Coronavirus?

A Q&A with SIS professor Agustina Giraudy about the response of Brazil and its president, Jair Bolsonaro, to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
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Lynne Perri

Communications ·

SOC Inclusive Excellence Awards Celebrate Staff and Faculty Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

Each year, SOC recognizes one faculty and one staff member for their efforts to promote diversity, inclusion and equity.
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Science ·

Physics “Phestival” Festivities Go Virtual

American University’s Department of Physics held its annual End-Of-Year “Physics Phestival” online this year.
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Congratulations to AU's 2020 University student award winners

Achievements ·

Meet 2020’s University Student Award Winners

Years of hard work, thoughtful scholarship and committed service have earned these students the respect of the campus community. Now they’ll receive the top university-wide awards for graduating Eagles, the University Student Achievement Awards.
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Freshman Skye Witley with his mother Vonda

Alumni ·

Eagle Legacy: Mother and Son Find Shared AU Experience A Generation Apart

Freshman Skye Witley reflects on the education and career of his mom, Vonda Witley, SIS/BA ’87, and what being a part of AU means to them both.
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Portrait of Cheldina Jean

Achievements ·

Cheldina Jean Named 2020 President’s Award Winner

Scientist Cheldina Jean’s academic achievement, leadership, and passion for service led to the 2020 President’s Award, the highest distinction for an AU undergraduate.
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