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Achievements ·

Banner Award Season for College of Arts and Sciences Students

Congratulations to the 2020 University Student Award Winners!
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In the Community ·

Professor Delivers 200,000+ Pieces of PPE to Desperate Hospitals

In just six weeks, Dr. Trina Ulrich has collected and delivered more than 200,000 pieces of desperately needed (PPE) to doctors and nurses across the nation.
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Research ·

First-Ever “Virtual” Mathias Conference Winners Announced

The winners have been announced for a very special Robyn Rafferty Mathias Student Research Conference, one of the College of Arts and Sciences’ most important forums for students to present their scholarship and creative works.
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Student Life ·

Coping Tips from AU Health Promotion Students

A group of AU Health Promotion ’20 students researched strategies for promoting mental health during this difficult and uncertain time. They share them here, in their own words.
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In the Community ·

AU Public Health Students’ Work Continues Unabated

In the midst of the global pandemic crisis, fifty-seven AU public health students are continuing their important mission to support community public health organizations, ranging from the DC Department of Health to the American Heart Association.
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Communications ·

Game Design Programs Ranked #15 by Princeton Review

American University’s MA in Game Design and MFA in Games and Interactive Media surged to #15 in the world according to the just-released 2020 International Rankings by Princeton Review.
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On Campus ·

Connection, Communication, and Collaboration: Celebrating AU Veterans

AU recently held its fourth annual Veterans Day ceremony.
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On Campus ·

Diversity and Inclusion for Student Veterans

AU and the Student Veterans of America cohosted an important roundtable discussion.
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Department Spotlight ·

American University’s Public Health Program Receives Prestigious Accreditation

American University’s Public Health Program has received five-year accreditation by the highly respected Council on Education for Public Health.
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On Campus ·

Condoleezza Rice and Philip Zelikow on Building a Better World

The former Secretary of State and former 9/11 Commission executive director spoke in Bender Arena.
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