Cara Kelly

Communications ·

SOC Alumna Uncovers the Numbers Behind #MeToo

How many women in Hollywood experience sexual assault?
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On Campus ·

Teju Cole Talks Art and Activism at AU

The prolific writer and photographer made a special two-day appearance on campus.
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White ballot boxes with American flags.

Research ·

Democracy Denied? Allan Lichtman on the Troubled History of Voting Rights

The CAS history professor recently published a new book, The Embattled Vote in America.
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Jina Etienne

Alumni ·

Breaking Barriers, Delivering Success

Kogod alumna Jina Etienne reflects on her time at American University and her impact as a tax specialist and diversity champion.
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Onaje Woodbine

On Campus ·

Welcome, New Faculty

Get to know AU's newest tenure-line professors, with expertise in subjects ranging from race and basketball to cybersecurity.
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Humanities ·

AU to Host Second Biennial Trans Philosophy Conference

The conference aims to define philosophy’s place within the field of transgender studies.
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Annie Mayol and Melina Olmo

Alumni ·

Latina Alumnae on the Move

Annie Mayol and Melina Olmo share how their AU connection coupled with their passion to serve brought them closer together
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attendees at the third annual black graduation

On Campus ·

What Staff, Faculty, and Students Are Doing to Advance Inclusion

The recipients of the first round of Inclusive Excellence Mini-Grants share how they're taking steps to help the university progress.
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Two white police officers restrain a black woman.

Communications ·

Alumna’s Thesis Project Exploring Civil Rights, Past and Present, Sees Success

Shayla Racquel created a film for her thesis project, Riverment, which will be featured at over ten film festivals.
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John Watson

Communications ·

Panel Critiques Racist Stereotypes in Mass Media

The Operation Understanding DC panel discussed racism and stereotypes in the news and in commercial and entertainment media.
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