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Communications ·

Capstone Projects Showcase Game Design Students’ Skills and Creativity

The 2020 capstone projects from AU's MA in Game Design, such as the video game Hollow, were as diverse and imaginative as the students who created them.
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Literature ·

AU Offering New Technical Writing and Rhetoric Class in Fall

As the world grows more data driven, it needs professionals who can make technical information accessible. To ensure that AU students have this critical skill, WRT 610: Technical Writing and Rhetoric will be offered for the first time this fall.
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man in a suit standing on the word Company; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by George Furth, Raul Esparza in Company, a musical comedy

Student Life ·

Feature Fridays

In the music library’s ongoing series, this week’s feature is from guest blogger Hannah Ruth Wellons, who reviews Company by Stephen Sondheim.
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Pride Alumni Alliance leader Shawn Richardson at event

Alumni ·

Message from Pride Alumni Alliance Chair

With all that’s going on around us from a pandemic to racial injustice, spirits are low and emotions are understandably high. I encourage you to stay hopeful.
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Announcement ·

New Report Shows Dramatic Impacts of COVID-19 on Latino-Owned Businesses in the Washington, D.C. Area

New survey shows thirty percent of Latino business owners in D.C. metro area were forced to close or suspend operations due to COVID-19
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Achievements ·

Meet the 2024 Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars

Five student leaders, committed to multidimensional excellence and interested in pursuing social justice careers, have been named Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars.
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Security, Technology, Innovation ·

Hack-Back: Toward A Legal Framework For Cyber Self-Defense

This article explores the controversial topic of using a hack-back, or counterhacking techniques to prevent cyber attacks.
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Announcement ·

AU Statement on Pending U.S. House Vote on D.C. Statehood

American University supports D.C. statehood.
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Diagram of regions of the brain

Announcement ·

AU Launches New Neuroscience Department

This summer, American University has launched a new Department of Neuroscience under the leadership of Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience Terry Davidson.
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In the Community ·

AU Public Health Scholars “Go Inside the Outbreak”

AU Public Health Scholars Director Melissa Hawkins designed this summer’s Emerging Issues in Public Health Seminar class to focus solely on the pandemic—even as events were unfolding in real time.
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