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Business ·

Empowering Entrepreneurship

Kogod students gain hands-on-experience running a real business in New Venture Start-up.
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Government & Politics ·

War Games Shed Light on Real-World Strategies

War games let you test your political and military acumen right at your kitchen table – while also helping you appreciate how decision-makers are limited by the choices of others.
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Student Life ·

Feature Fridays

In the music library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Matthew Francisco, who reviews Merriweather Post Pavilion by Animal Collective..
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Student Life ·

From Trenton to Commencement

Lawrence Holman, SPA '19, shares his journey from Trenton, NJ to commencement this May.
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Alumni ·

Greetings from Rob Johnson

This year is already full of big news. We have a new five-year strategic plan, and we are working hard on our commitment to grow and sustain a community of inclusive excellence.
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Student Life ·

New Additions to the Music Library

Lots of new music has made its way to the new stuff shelf! Be sure to swing by and check out these new titles.
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Alumni ·

Joshua Ellis: Using Politics for the Greater Good

First as an undergraduate studying political science, then as a graduate student in SPA, Joshua Ellis (SPA/Pol Comm ’16) says AU prepared him to do his part to influence the electoral process.
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Communications ·

Climate Problems Meet Green Solutions in Documentary

MFA film student Ashley Luke created a documentary about green infrastructure research by George Mason University and the Nature Conservancy.
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Achievements ·

Sam Fromkin Wins Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award

Sam Fromkin (BA musical theatre and Spanish ’19) has received an Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award for his academic excellence, athletic accomplishments, and leadership initiatives during his time at American University.
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On Campus ·

All About Access: Disability Event Expands Critical Conversations

The one-day Disability Symposium brought together students, staff, and faculty.
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