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Ariana Hooks poses in a light blue collared shirt with nature in the background.

Alumni ·

From Washington Semester to Washington Insider

After interning at the Democratic National Committee, Ariana Hooks scored a full-time job with that same office. Here's how she did it.
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Chris Nardelli behind the bar at Blue44

Alumni ·

Alum Restaurateur Fulfilled His Dream in the Neighborhood

You may have heard about Chris Nardelli’s restaurant in the news a few years back.
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Kirby Cofino

Achievements ·

Student Brings Avatars to Life for ETS

Kirby Cofino, a student in AU's Game Design MA program, worked last summer as part of a paid internship with the DIAMONDS research group in the San Francisco office of Educational Testing Service (ETS) on a speech system called HALEF.
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Ariana Hooks poses in a light blue collared shirt with nature in the background.

Alumni ·

From Washington Semester to Washington Insider

After interning at the Democratic National Committee, Ariana Hooks scored a full-time job with that same office. Here's how she did it.
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Portrait of alumnus Lonnie Bunch against blue background.

Alumni ·

Alum Lonnie Bunch Receives Ambassador of Arts Award

College of Arts and Sciences alumnus Lonnie Bunch (BA history ’74 and MA history ’76) has been honored with the 2018 Ambassador of the Arts Award from Washington Performing Arts.
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Two Alums, Lex Loro and Emmett Patterson, sitting in front of a window.

Alumni ·

Our Bodies, Ourselves: Two Alums Promote Sex Education for LGBTQ Youth

Emmett Patterson and Lex Loro continued their innovative work post-graduation.
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Ryan Hansan at Taste Lab

Alumni ·

Ryan Hansan, Kogod/BSBA ’08, has an Appetite for Success

Alum helps start-ups launch food businesses in D.C. at TasteLab Marketplace in Union Market.
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portrait of Autumn Grant

Alumni ·

2017 Black Alumni Alliance Book Award Winner

Every year, as summer draws to a close, the AU Black Alumni Alliance chooses its Book Award recipient.
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Alumni ·

Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Meet the university's next alumni leaders.
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Alumni ·

American University Offers ICF-Accredited Executive Coaching Program

On February 12th, 2018, American University’s School of Professional & Extended Studies will begin the fourth cohort of Leadership Coaching for Organizational Performance (LCOP), an International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program.
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