Students Answer

Hear some words and pro tips for living on campus and University life from current American University students! Want more questions answered? Give us a shout on social media. We're @HomeAtAU on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

On Campus

What does "community" mean?

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Lizzie Irlbacher, Ofonime Idiong, Adam Fishbein, and Rachel Bassell share what "community" means to them.

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Supporting yourself and others when stressed

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In stressful times, how do you support your roommate and yourself? Jared Bedell and Katarina Walther give us some advice.

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Handling roommate problems

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Living with a roommate means conflicts sometimes come up. RAs Nathan and Moira share their advice for handling roommate problems.

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Would you rather share all your clothes or all your snacks?

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Ofonime Idiong, Katarina Walther, Conor Kelley, and Charlotte Windover tell us if they're Team Clothes or Team Snacks.

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Places to study

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Conor Kelley, Nathan Allen, and Ben Ramos tell us about their favorite study spots on campus.

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Messages from roommates and floormates

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Moira Hamilton, Lizzie Irlbacher, and Jared Bedell send a few words to their roommates and floormates.

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Advice for roommate communication

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Katarina Walther, Matthew Rumohr, Charlotte Windover, and Jose Leoncio tell us their advice for communicating and managing expectations when living with a roommate.

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Bucket lists for AU students

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Rachel Bassell, Christie Ampofo, and Emily Auger share items on their DC and AU bucket lists.

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What to bring to campus

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Ben Ramos, Rachel Bassell, Jose Leoncio, and Lizzie Irlbacher share what they wish they had brought to campus their first year.