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Commencement Cap

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Fall 2017 Commencement Advice to Grads

As Fall 2017 Commencement approaches with more than 570 grads expected to participate, those moving on in the world have some advice and kind words for their peers.
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First year student, Harrision Eichelberger in front of Kerwin Hall.

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First Semester Reflections

First-year student Harrison Eichelberger discusses his transition to AU
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Women of Color Healing and Empowerment Circle
Notice your value. Reclaim affirmation. Speak your truth.
September 20th, October 4th, November 15th at 5:30PM
MGC 3-4
Facilitated by the Counseling Center, Women's Initiative, and Sister Sister AU

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Healing Together

Women of Color Healing and Empowerment Circles aim to help students replenish themselves in order to thrive and lead.
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Valentina Fernández is trying to facilitate more conversations between trustees and students. Credit: Jeff Watts. Image: Picture of student trustee Valentina Fernández on the Quad in front of Ward Circle Building.

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Getting to Know Student Trustee Valentina Fernández

The junior—and first Latinx to hold the position—is hoping to facilitate more communication between trustees and students.
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books sitting in leaves

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Fall in love with these phenomenal titles from our collection!

Fall in love with these phenomenal titles from our collection!
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Actress Gabrielle Union for Kennedy Political Union speaking event.

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Do Something! October 2017

In between classes and studying, take time out to unwind with these activities at AU and in the D.C. area.
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First-year students at Convocation.

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Fast Facts on the Class of 2021

Learn more about the newest American University students.
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Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow Logo

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Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow

Calling Future Alumni! Get involved with Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow!
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Students gathered around the student clubs and organizations on the Eric Friedheim Quad during the Involvement Fair.

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Do Something! September 2017 Edition

The guide for students to find out what is happening at AU and across the D.C. Area.
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Alternative Break Prison Reform in San Francisco 2014-2015

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Life Behind Bars: A Look Into Modern Day Servitude, Legal Biases and the Criminal "Justice” System

This program will focus on the flaws of the criminal justice system, and how it directly influences people of color, specifically Black folks of all identities.
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