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President's Reports and Announcements

Summer 2020

July 2, 2020
Announcing the New Office of Equity and Title IX
June 19, 2020
6/19 COVID-19 Update: Addressing Our Financial Future as We Move AU Forward
June 16, 2020
6/16 COVID-19 Update: AU Forward: The Plan for Fall 2020

Spring 2020

May 31, 2020
A Message on Racism and the Pain in Our Communities
May 26, 2020
5/26 COVID-19 Update: Working Towards Fall 2020 and the Challenges Still to Come
May 18, 2020
Memo: Office of the Provost Transition
May 11, 2020
5/11 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
May 4, 2020
5/4 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
April 27, 2020
4/27 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
April 20, 2020
4/20 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
April 17, 2020
4/17 COVID-19 Update: Financial Impacts and Planning for the Future
April 13, 2020
4/13 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
April 6, 2020
4/6 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
April 3, 2020
Memo: Summer Classes and Providing Support and Opportunities for Our Students
March 30, 2020
3/30 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
March 30, 2020
Memo: Sharing News on AU Spring Commencement
March 23, 2020
3/23 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
March 16, 2020
3/16 COVID-19 Update: Our Weekly Message to the AU Community
March 12, 2020
3/12 COVID-19 Update: Important Changes for our Community
March 10, 2020
COVID-19 Update: AU to conduct all classes online following extended spring break
February 19, 2020
Memo: Addressing Racist Language in Our Community
February 6, 2020
Memo: Appointment of Vice Provost and Chief Online Officer
January 29, 2020
Memo: Appointment of University Vice President and Chief Information Officer
January 28, 2020
Letter: I'm Grateful for Dishwashers
January 24, 2020
Memo: Launch of Nomination Process—2020 University Awards for Faculty, Staff, Students, and Alumni

Fall 2019

December 6, 2019
Letter: Even Presidents Take a Class Once in a While
November 21, 2019
Memo: Happy Thanksgiving - Early Dismissal on Wednesday, November 27
November 1, 2019
Memo: Trustees Join Together to Support East Campus
October 21, 2019
Letter: Yes, I Teared Up
September 17, 2019
Memo: AU Receives $3 Million Gift to Launch New Era in Athletics
September 9, 2019
Letter: Welcome to AU–new and returning Eagles!
September 4, 2019
Memo: Alumni Board Seeks New Members
August 30, 2019
Memo: Dave Swartz

Summer 2019

August 7, 2019
Memo: This Past Weekend's Tragic Events
July 12, 2019
Letter: Commencements, Congratulations, and Cupcakes
July 11, 2019
Memo: Our Performance Management Goals
June 18, 2019
Memo: The Sine Institute of Policy and Politics Executive Director
June 13, 2019
Memo: Appointment of University Vice President and Chief Communications Officer
June 12, 2019
Memo: July 5

Spring 2019

May 9, 2019
Letter: Thank You, Class of 2019
April 10, 2019
Letter: A Note to Our Community
March 28, 2019
Letter: Spring Has Sprung at AU
March 28, 2019
Memo: Nominations for 2019 Alumni Awards
March 7, 2019
Memo: David Taylor & Meg Clemmer
March 4, 2019
Memo: Dr. Terry Flannery
February 13, 2019
Letter: Building An Inclusive Community: One Year Update
January 24, 2019
Memo: Launch of Nomination Process - 2019 University Awards for Faculty, Staff, Students, and Alumni
January 18, 2019
Letter: A Snowy Start to 2019
January 18, 2019
Memo: Organizational Shift to Support Strategic Plan Implementation

Fall 2017

December 15, 2017
Video: 2017 Holiday Video
December 8, 2017
Letter: Checking in Before the Holidays
October 30, 2017
Memo: Appointment of Chief of Staff and Counselor to the President
October, 26, 2017
Letter: Hope you enjoyed your fall break
September 27, 2017
Memo: Standing Together Against Hate
September 5, 2017
Memo: Update on Resources and Support for AU's Undocumented Students
August 31, 2017
Memo: Appointment of Fanta Aw as Vice President of Campus Life
August 25, 2017
Letter: Dear AU Community, Welcome back to campus!

Summer 2017 (Sylvia M. Burwell, President)

August 18, 2017
Video: Fall 2017 Welcome
August 13, 2017
Statement: The tragic and violent events in Charlottesville
July 17, 2017
Memo: Progress on Diversity and Inclusion
June 23, 2017
Memo: New Diversity and Inclusion Website
June 1, 2017
Memo: Message from the President

Spring 2017 (Neil Kerwin, President)

May 31, 2017
Memo: Retirement of Mary Kennard, Vice President and General Counsel
May 22, 2017
Memo: Effect of a Recent Local Tragedy
May 1, 2017
Memo: Racial Incident
March 8, 2017
Memo: Interim Vice President of Campus Life
February 15, 2017
Memo: Strategic Plan Goals for Years 9 and 10
February 10, 2017
Memo: Resources and Support for AU's Undocumented Students
January 31, 2017
Memo: Continued Support for AU's International Community
January 25, 2017
Memo: Launch of 2017 University Awards Nomination Process
January 17, 2017
Memo: Transition: Retirement of Gail Short Hanson, Vice President of Campus Life

 

December 14, 2016
Memo: Support for Undocumented Students
December 13, 2016
Video: Holiday Greeting
December 13, 2016
Memo: End of Semester Update
November 11, 2016
Memo: Setting the Standard for Discourse and Understanding
October 13, 2016
Memo: Call for Objectives, Final Two Years of AU's Strategic Plan
October 13, 2016
Report: Strategic Plan Objectives: Fall 2016*
September 19, 2016
Memo: Recent Events and Climate of Inclusion
September 14, 2016
Memo: Gift of Airlie Center in Warrenton, VA
August 31, 2016
Memo: President's Council on Diversity and Inclusion
August 24, 2016
Memo: Welcome Video: 14 Tips for First-Years
July 19, 2016
Memo: Mid-Summer Update
May 5, 2016
Memo: Tuition Scholarships for Contract Partners
April 22, 2016
Memo: Community Response to Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan and Next Steps
March 28, 2016
Memo: 2016 Transition
February 29, 2016
Memo: Immediate Actions to Build a More Diverse and Inclusive University
February 19, 2016
Memo: Launch of Nomination Process -- 2016 University Award
December 11, 2015
Memo: Update on Building a More Inclusive American University
December 10, 2015
Video: Holiday Greeting
October 21, 2015
Memo: Memorial Service for Former Provost Milton Greenberg
September 21, 2015
Memo: Pope Francis's Visit to Washington, D.C.
September 15, 2015
Memo: Fall Semester Update
September 10, 2015
Memo: Former Provost Milton Greenberg
August 24, 2015
Memo: Welcome Message for New Students
August 17, 2015
Memo: School of Public Affairs professor Julian Bond
August 6, 2015
Memo: Courtney Surls Named VP, Development and Alumni Relations
July 22, 2015
Memo: Appointment of David Swartz as Vice President
May 28, 2015
Memo: Development and Alumni Relations Transition
April 9, 2015
Memo: Spring Semester Update
March 31, 2015
Memo: Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations Search
February 19, 2015
Memo: Final Review of Strategic Plan Objectives, Years 7 and 8
January 26, 2015
Memo: Launch of Nomination Process -- 2015 University Awards
January 23, 2015
Memo: VP of Development and Alumni Relations Tom Minar
December 12, 2014
Video: 2014 Holiday Card
December 12, 2014
Memo: Campus Climate
December 2, 2014
Memo: National and Campus Issues That Merit Attention
October 29, 2014
Memo: Changes to AU Commencement
October 21, 2014
Memo: Strategic Plan-Past Progress & Call for Objectives
October 21, 2014
Report: Strategic Plan Objectives: Fall 2014*
September 25, 2014
Memo: Fall Semester Update
July 24, 2014
Memo: Mid-Summer Campus Update
July 1, 2014
Video: President's 2014 Video Messages
May 2, 2014
Memo: End of Semester Update
April 21, 2014
Memo: Student Conduct
April 21, 2014
Memo: New Requirement for University Licensees Producing Licensed Apparel
February 5, 2014
Memo: Spring Semester Update
January 30, 2014
Memo: Launch of Nomination Process -- 2014 University Awards
January 13, 2014
Memo: Tribute and Memorial Service for Don Myers
January 13, 2014
Memo: Doug Kudravetz, Interim CFO, Vice President and Treasurer
December 26, 2013
Statement: ASA Resolution to Boycott Israeli Academic Institutions
November 8, 2013
Memo: Public Comment Period on AU Middle States Accreditation
August 9, 2013
Memo: Tobacco- and Smoke-Free Policy Announcement
November 5, 2012
Memo: AU to Go Smoke- and Tobacco-Free
September 21, 2012
Report: Strategic Plan Progress Report, Years 3 & 4*
March 21, 2012
Memo: Campus Plan Approval by D.C. Zoning Commission
March 5, 2012
Memo: Project Team: Social Responsibility
January 17, 2012
Memo: Social Responsibility Principles for AU Business Partners
January 12, 2012
Memo: Transition in Relationship with AUN
September 27, 2011
Report: Strategic Plan Progress Report, Years 1 & 2*
March 21, 2011
Memo: AU's Facilities Future-The 2011 Campus Plan
September 27, 2010
Report: Strategic Plan Progress Report*
February 16, 2010
Memo: Affirmative Action Program Statement Policy
November 20, 2009
Report: Strategic Plan Progress Report*
June 10, 2009
Testimony: Army Corps Project
November 21, 2008
Report: Strategic Plan: Leadership for a Changing World
June 13, 2008
Memo: Army Corps Summer Update
April 17, 2008
Memo: Adoption of the Presidents Climate Commitment
February 28, 2008
Memo: Update on Army Corps Activity
January 23, 2008
Memo: Army Corps Update and Resumption of Work
September 28, 2007
Statement: Regarding Shuttle Operators Union
September 27, 2007
Memo: Army Corps of Engineers Work Along Glenbrook Road
April 27, 2007
Memo: Emergency Preparedness at AU
April 3, 2007
Memo: Campus Beautification Day and the Talloires Declaration
February 20, 2007
Memo: Affirmative Action Program Statement Policy
December 1, 2006
Memo: University Policies Regarding Information Confidentiality and Security
November 14, 2006
Memo: International Travel Policy
September 5, 2006
Memo: University Budget Development Process
April 17, 2006
Memo: Amendment to AU Wage Policy

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