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Alumni Board President Rob Johnson on campus

Alumni ·

Greetings from Rob Johnson

August is always an exciting time at AU, as we welcome the newest Eagles to our family.
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Sarah McBride at podium

Alumni ·

AU Alumni Among 2020 Election Winners

Among them is Sarah McBride, SPA/BA ’13, who will become the nation’s first openly transgender state senator.
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A group of dancers performing together

Alumni ·

2020's MCAR Celebrated AU's Multicultural Community Virtually

Though hosted online, the 8th annual Multicultural Alumni Reunion remained educational and impactful.
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Yaroslav Koporulin

In Remembrance ·

AU Community Mourns One of Its Own

Artist, alumnus, and art professor Yaroslav Koporulin passed away last week
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President Burwell & Secretary Bunch

Alumni ·

AU Alumnus Lonnie Bunch, Philanthropic Leaders Recognized at President’s Circle Event

For his many achievements as a renowned curator, historian, and educator, Lonnie Bunch, CAS/BA ’74, CAS/MA ’76, received the 2020 Cyrus A. Ansary Medal on Tuesday, October 27, at the 39th President’s Circle Celebration.
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Roger W. Jones Award for Executive Leadership

Achievements ·

Federal Public Servants Honored with Roger W. Jones Award for Executive Leadership

Five dedicated federal executives were celebrated for leadership in government at an online ceremony Oct. 21 hosted by the AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) and the Key Executive Leadership Programs
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headshots of Danielle Vogel, Daniel Leon-Davis, John Morada

Alumni ·

New Program Pairs Alumni with First-Year Classes

From Silicon Valley to New Zealand, alumni have answered the call for guest speakers for AU’s signature Complex Problems program.
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Photograph of the front of Bender Library

Alumni ·

Estate Gift Helps Library Innovate During COVID-19

When the late Doris Blaisdell, CAS/BA ’44, planned an estate gift to American University, she could not have known that her generosity would impact the university at a pivotal moment in history. But that’s exactly what happened.
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ABetterU Skills Development Institute

Achievements ·

AU Kicks Off Series of Skill-Building Workshops for Community

“ABetterU,” a free five-part virtual workshop series launched October 9, included a dozen professional and personal enrichment sessions for students, alumni, and faculty.
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computer chip

Achievements ·

SPA Experts Recommend Creation of National Cyber Director in New Report

A new report by SPA faculty members Sasha Cohen O'Connell and Kiran Raj provides a plan for the creation of a National Cyber Director
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