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Two Alums, Lex Loro and Emmett Patterson, sitting in front of a window.

Alumni ·

Our Bodies, Ourselves: Two Alums Promote Sex Education for LGBTQ Youth

Emmett Patterson and Lex Loro continued their innovative work post-graduation.
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Ryan Hansan at Taste Lab

Alumni ·

Ryan Hansan, Kogod/BSBA ’08, has an Appetite for Success

Alum helps start-ups launch food businesses in D.C. at TasteLab Marketplace in Union Market.
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portrait of Autumn Grant

Alumni ·

2017 Black Alumni Alliance Book Award Winner

Every year, as summer draws to a close, the AU Black Alumni Alliance chooses its Book Award recipient.
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New Book Explores Citizen Involvement with Privatized Programs

Research ·

New Book Explores Citizen Involvement with Privatized Programs

The U.S. government contracts out an array of services to the private sector, spending nearly $500 billion a year. Just how and why citizens get involved in these programs is the focus of SPA Associate Professor Anna Amirkhanyan’s new book.
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Alumni ·

Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Meet the university's next alumni leaders.
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(L to R) Joel Simon, Charles Lewis

Communications ·

Lewis Accepts $1 Million for Investigative Journalists

American University Professor Charles Lewis accepted a major grant for the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, a group he founded in 1997.
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Professor da Motta Veiga looks into the motivation behind searching for a new job.

Announcement ·

Searching for a New Job? New Study Says Talking to Friends and Family Boosts Chances of Success

New research co-authored by a Kogod School of Business professor finds job seekers who discuss their search with friends and family are more active job seekers than those who don't.
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Picture of comedian Bethany Hall on a TV show.

Communications ·

Meet AU SOC’s New Comedian in Residence

Bethany Hall, a talented comedy writer and performer, will work on the Center for Media & Social Impact’s “The Laughter Effect” initiative
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Professor Emeritus Abdul Aziz Said

Faculty ·

SIS’s living peace legend: Abdul Aziz Said

Professor Emeritus Abdul Aziz Said shares how he championed an active approach to peace and came to serve as an SIS faculty member for nearly 60 years.
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Ambar Pardilla

Communications ·

Student Covers the Human Impact of Ending TPS for Salvadorans

Journalism student Ambar Pardilla talked to families in the DC area who have built a life on TPS.
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