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Adam Odomore

International ·

Working toward a more equitable world

After losing multiple women in his family during childbirth, Adam Odomore became inspired to improve outcomes for women and whole communities through women’s empowerment and education.
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President Burwell (left), Laura Murray (middle), and
Provost Bass (right)

Communications ·

Focus on Students Earned SOC’s Murray Staff Award for Service

Laura Murray won the 2018 staff award for Service to the AU Community because of her leadership role in helping with "The Market - AU's Food Pantry".
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Nabina Liebow.

Announcement ·

Nabina Liebow New Director, CAS LEAD Program

Nabina Liebow, a professorial lecturer in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, was chosen as CAS LEAD director after the university conducted a national search.
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Satellite picture of Earth with lights to indicate cross-cultural communication. Krisztina Domjan uses technology to facilitate communication and simplify the learning process for international students.

Technology ·

Universal Language: Krisztina Domjan Uses Technology to Help ESL Students

The SPExS professorial lecturer was a winner of the Jack Child Teaching with Technology Award.
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David Kautter

Business ·

A Conversation with David Kautter

David Kautter is a problem-solver. He's passionate about helping resolve challenges-especially when it comes to tax
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human stem cells are stained in green color.

Science ·

The Complexity of Cells

John Bracht, American University biology assistant professor, and his students discovered a new type of cell state that could help ensure one always has the ability to generate healthy fat cells.
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Robert Boyd using a camera with a microphone

Communications ·

Tiny Creatures Fuel Student's Big Dreams

Robert Boyd's interest in filmmaking and microorganisms led him to winning a scholarship from Taco Bell's Live Mas Foundation to help him pursue his education and his passions.
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Kathryn Montgomery smiles with PhD student Tatevik Sargsyan

Communications ·

Digital Marketing Expert Kathryn Montgomery Retires

Professor Kathryn Montgomery is retiring after fifteen years of research and teaching at American University School of Communication.
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Steven Putansu

In the Community ·

SPA Alumnus and Adjunct Recognized for Outstanding Contributions

Steven Putansu, SPA/PhD ’12, a senior social science analyst with the Government Accountability Office and SPA adjunct professor, was honored on June 6 for improving research methodology at the agency and saving significant taxpayer dollars.
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Lillian Cutts

Business ·

Cutting Her Own Path

Musician and Kogod graduate Lillian Cutts discusses her out-of-the-box path to success.
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