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President Sylvia M. Burwell helps hand out meals on Thanksgiving Day.

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American University hands out Thanksgiving dinners to students

Here's how AU provided hot meals to about 100 students and staff on Thanksgiving Day.
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Dr. Kelley Misata

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New SPA Cybersecurity Practicum Pairs Students with Nonprofits

Sightline Security CEO leads course on nonprofit cybersecurity
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US Constitution in front of the US flag

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Washington Semester Professor Jeff Crouch Publishes New Book on Presidential Power

Jeff Crouch releases new book on presidential power "The Unitary Executive Theory: A Danger to Constitutional Government"
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Campus shot

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Gifts of $4.5 Million Support New Athletics Facility and Student Wellness

Two significant gifts will enhance the student experience and AU Athletics.
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The US made from flags of citizen's nationalities

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New Latinx Studies Minor Anticipated Launch in AY 2021-22

Director of Latinx Studies David Vazquez answers questions about the upcoming minor
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Campus Plan

On Campus ·

AU Campus Plan: Blueprint for A Decade

AU submitted its 2021 campus plan with the DC Zoning Commission.
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Andrea Mitchell

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American University Celebrates Class of 2020 Summer and Fall Graduates and Encourages Resilience

American University honored its summer and fall graduates in a virtual celebration of the 140th Commencement.
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2021

In the Community ·

Our Hopes for 2021

Faculty share their hopes and dreams for the upcoming year
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AU pennant in front of cherry blossom trees

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Top 20 in 2020: CAS Stories of Hope, Resilience, and Accomplishment

Top twenty bright College of Arts and Sciences moments this year
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An anti-vaccination protester holding a sign

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New Report Reveals Growing, Violent Threat from QAnon Movement to Public Safety and Democracy

New report reveals growing threat from the QAnon conspiracy movement.
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