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Yami Payano

Achievements ·

Open to Interpretation

Alumna is creating a more accessible, inclusive world for the deaf and hard of hearing community
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Laurel Wolf (left), Antonio Muron (right)

Achievements ·

AU Attracts More Coverdell Fellows Than Any Other Institution

Ten SPA Students Benefit from Peace Corps Coverdell Fellow Program
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Alyssa Fischer-Reeder

Alumni ·

Cancer Survivor Alyssa Fischer-Reeder on Survival, Hope, and Philanthropy

Alumna and tongue cancer survivor Alyssa Fischer-Reeder shares her story.
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Jonathan Mathis at Kogod School of Business

Alumni ·

Greetings from Jonathan Mathis

Monthly messages from AU Alumni Association President Jonathan Mathis
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Screenshot of MCAR participants smiling and waving

Alumni ·

Virtual MCAR Inspires Connection and Engagement

The annual Multicultural Alumni Reunion continues to celebrate diversity and excellence at AU.
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WCL outdoors

Alumni ·

Adjunct Faculty Put a New Spin on “Back to School”

At AU’s Washington College of Law, adjunct faculty members wanted to do more than teach their students—so they established a scholarship to help more students access a WCL education.
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Headshot of alumna Kathy Reichs, CAS/BA’70.

Alumni ·

Alumna’s Unique Path to Bestselling Author Began at AU

Following life’s unexpected opportunities is the key to “writing your own narrative,” says forensic anthropologist and bestselling mystery author Kathy Reichs, CAS/BA ’70.
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group of students

Alumni ·

Center for Media & Social Impact Announces More than $1 Million in New Grants

The funding will support initiatives at CMSI’s core intersection of creative culture, entertainment, and social justice and equity.
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Jason Kander stands outside in a VCP shirt

Alumni ·

Veteran, Politician, and Activist Jason Kander Talks AU and Mental Health

Jason’s decision to step away from public life to treat his PTSD and depression saved so many more.
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