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Dilanthi Ranaweera, SIS/MA '15.

Announcement ·

AU's International Student Body Up 39 Percent; 61 Percent of AU Students Study Abroad

The increase at AU bucks a continuing decline in international student enrollment nationwide.
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Constitution Freedom of Speech

On Campus ·

Project on Civil Discourse Guest Lecture Examines First Amendment

Addressing an audience at AU as part of a lecture series on Oct. 17 sponsored by the AU SPA Project on Civil Discourse, Garrett Epps explained that he is a big believer in free speech — even when it’s difficult at times to tolerate.
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Men and women in military uniform holding the American flag.

On Campus ·

Stories Worth Telling: Honoring Military Service at AU

A closer look at veterans and military-affiliated individuals on campus.
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On Campus ·

Ibram Kendi and Allan Lichtman Discuss the Struggle over Voting Rights

The two professors put voter ID controversies into historical perspective.
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AU Mock Trial Team

On Campus ·

AU Mock Trial Team Welcomes Influx of Talent in 2018

An influx of new talent and early tournament success has members of the American University Mock Trial team optimistic about the season ahead.
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In the Community ·

A Unique Harmony

Carmel Institute invites consortium students to the National Dialogue Awards Gala honoring Russian and American jazz greats Igor Butman and Wynton Marsalis.
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Laura Schwartz and Josh Blackman at event

On Campus ·

Understanding the Role of Free Speech on Campus

Josh Blackman, a law professor and self-described libertarian, recently spoke about free speech on campus and in higher education at an event organized by AU School of Public Affairs' Lara Schwartz who is leading The Project on Civil Discourse.
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On Campus ·

All-American Speech: 10 Memorable Insights from Loretta Lynch

The former attorney general called for a civil, fact-based politics.
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Regina Curran and Fariha Quasem are the team at AU's Title IX office.

Campus Safety ·

What is Involved in a Title IX Complaint?

Find out what happens when a student comes forward with a complaint to the Title IX office.
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Head shot of Ambassador Susan Rice.

Announcement ·

Ambassador Susan E. Rice to Receive AU's Cyrus A. Ansary Medal

Ambassador Susan E. Rice will receive American University’s Highest Honor, the Cyrus A. Ansary Medal
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