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AU Professor To Lead Nation’s Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace Program

American University Computer Science Professor Chun-Hsi Huang has been awarded $219,006 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to act as the 2018-19 program director for the Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace Program.
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Student leaders and alumni board members sit on the large steps in the School of International Service.

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Student Leaders Meet the New Alumni Board, Share Ideas for the Future

AU student leaders met with AU's Alumni Board to connect and talk about their AU experience.
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John and Ruth Moriarty

Alumni ·

Chance Encounter Opens Door for #AUSweethearts

Opportunity doesn’t always knock twice. Luckily for these AU sweethearts, it did.
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2019 AU Alumni Board at its first meeting of the year

Alumni ·

Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Meet the university’s next alumni leaders.
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Attendees participate in an AU4U workshop at the School of Professional and Extended Studies.

Alumni ·

AU Responds to Government Shutdown with Free Courses for Furloughed Employees

As hundreds of thousands of federal workers faced furlough during the recent government shutdown, American University faculty and staff sprang into action.
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Alumni ·

Black Millennials and the American Dream: Alumna Pens Book on Her Generation’s Struggles

Reniqua Allen earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from AU.
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Anne Caprara

Alumni ·

Politico Names SPA Alumna One of 19 on the "Politico Playbook Power List"

An SPA alumna who has experienced the electoral extremes of anguish and ecstasy has been named to the “Politico Playbook Power List: 19 to watch in 2019."
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Rob Johnson presents alumni awards

Alumni ·

Meet Alumni Association President Rob Johnson

He takes over this month representing the more than 130,000 alumni worldwide.
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Katrina Velasquez speaks about eating disorders on behalf of the Eating Disorders Coalition.

Alumni ·

SIS Alumna Successfully Advocates First-Ever Eating Disorders Legislation

SIS alumna Katrina Velasquez wanted to combat both the stigma and the mental illness itself. And in 2016, as a lobbyist, she achieved something historic: successfully advocating for the passage of the first-ever eating disorders legislation.
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AU President Sylvia Burwell and Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy, dean of AU's School of Education, pose with students.

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Top Stories of 2018 at the College of Arts and Sciences

In 2018, CAS celebrated student awards, welcomed new faculty, brought a series of nationally-known speakers to campus, and more.
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