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Lee Clyne headshot in front of Capitol Building

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Lee Clyne ’18 Earns Congressional Award Gold Medal

Lee Mariño Clyne logged 800 hours of work to earn a Congressional Gold Medal Award: 400 volunteer hours, 200 personal development hours, 200 physical fitness hours, and five days and four nights of travel and expeditions.
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Announcing AU's 2019 Alumni Award Winners

AU graduates are changemakers in their communities and leaders in every field. This year, the university’s Alumni Association celebrates seven distinguished alumni for their outstanding achievements.
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photo of alumna mackenzie kelley in front of buildings

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Alumna Mackenzie Kelley Wins Fulbright to Study Type 2 Diabetes

Alumna Mackenzie Kelley (Magna Cum Laude, BS biochemistry ’18) has been awarded a Fulbright US Student Award for Research.
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Preeti P. Menon, Zephi Francis, Leola Abraham, Janeanne Gonzales, Joseph T. Johnson II

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JPO Unveils New Resources for Drug Treatment Courts

The Justice Programs Office (JPO), a research center in the School of Public Affairs, showcased its new resources during the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) Rise19 Conference.
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Julian Bond on AU's campus

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Looking Back at Julian Bond's Coursework on Oral History: Did you participate?

The late Julian Bond taught a course at AU's School of International Service about the Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement, and each student was to collect an oral history of someone who was active in the civil rights movement.
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Students visit alumni at CNN

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Recent Graduates’ Continuing Education

Learn what your fellow Eagles are doing now to continue their education and submit your own story.
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Caleen Jennings

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Professor Caleen Jennings Wins Award for Inclusive Excellence

First-ever Faculty Award for diversity, equity, and inclusion goes to Theatre Professor Caleen Jennings.
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Sasha O'Connell

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Sasha Cohen O'Connell, Former Senior Executive Service FBI Official, to Join the AU School of Public Affairs

Sasha Cohen O’Connell (SPA/MPA'98/PhD'12) will join SPA in August 2019 as an executive-in-residence and director of the master's program in Terrorism and Homeland Security Policy
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Megan Henry on a skeleton board

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From AU Field Hockey to Team USA Skeleton Athlete


“In skeleton, you’re the one driving. Your results are determined by your own actions. I’d always competed in team sports before, so this was a new and intriguing challenge.”
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Marita Golden portrait

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AU Alumna lives her life like it’s GOLDEN

Marita Golden, CAS/BA ’72, shares how AU impacted her professional literary journey.
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