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Alumna Danielle Vogel at Glen's Garden Market

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WCL Alumna Chooses a Direct, Creative Approach to Climate Change

Learn more about AU’s connection to the influential Dupont Circle grocery, Glen’s Garden Market.
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AU is Launching an Online Alumni Book Club

Love to read? Looking to for a way to engage with fellow Eagles? This new virtual book club will connect fellow Eagles from around the world!
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Washington Mentorship Program Orientation with students and parents

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Learning the Ins and Outs of DC with the Washington Mentorship Program

Milla, a Washington Mentorship Program alumna, credits the program for setting her apart from her peers by helping connect her to an internship at BBC.
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SPA Joins National Alliance to Help Preserve At-Risk Social Science Data

AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) has been chosen to join a select consortium of institutions, including Harvard and Cornell Universities, as part of the Data Preservation Alliance for the Social Sciences (Data-PASS).
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Professor Stephen Casey Wins Drew University Award

Stephen Casey, professor and chair of American University’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics, has been honored with a Drew University Alumni Achievement Award in the Sciences.
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Jill Klein Wins Tech Award—and Empowers the Next Generation of Women

The SPExS dean was honored for helping young women climb the corporate ladder.
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AU Alumnus Lonnie Bunch III Named 14th Secretary of Smithsonian

College of Arts and Sciences alumnus Lonnie G. Bunch III (BA history ’74 and MA history ’76) has been appointed the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, effective June 16. He will lead the world’s largest museum, education and research complex.
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Rep. Lauren Underwood at WeLead Graduation Ceremony

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Rep. Underwood Addresses Graduating Women of WeLead Program

This week, American University School of Public Affairs' Women & Politics Institute held its annual WeLead program graduation at the D.C. Office of MacAndrews & Forbes.
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Alan Kraut’s Vision Becomes Reality in New Statue of Liberty Museum

Last week, our nation’s new Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island opened its doors to the public for the first time. American University History Professor Alan Kraut played a big role, serving as chair of the museum's History Advisory Committee.
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New Justice Report Recommends Accelerating the Pace of Reform

American University School of Public Affairs (SPA) and its Justice Programs Office released a report with recommendations from experts to transform the system into one that is more just and fair.
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