Caty Borum Chattoo

Communications ·

Center for Media & Social Impact Hosts Convening on Media and Social Justice

There’s a new movement in “civic media for social justice,” and AU’s Center for Media & Social Impact (CMSI) is playing a leadership, research, and convening role in this burgeoning field and practice.
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headhot of student Irena Volkov

Science ·

CAS Scholar and Entrepreneur Headed to Harvard and MIT

During her time at AU, Irena Volkov has excelled academically, launched a successful medical technology company, earned a spot in the Harvard-Amgen Scholars Program, led AU’s neuroscience club, and served as captain of the university’s equestrian team.
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school of public affairs exterior

Announcement ·

School of Public Affairs at AU Jumps in National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report Survey

Four specialties receive first-time recognition; three specialties jump in ranking
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Sharon Weiner and Thespina Yamanis

Research ·

SIS Faculty Win Awards for Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring

The Office of Graduate Studies and Research recently awarded Professor Sharon Weiner the 2019 Award for Excellence In Doctoral Student Mentoring and Professor Thespina Yamanis the 2019 Award for Excellence in Master's Student Mentoring.
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Wendy Atieno

International ·

Living, Learning and Reflecting: An SIS Graduate Student Experience

Wendy Atieno discusses her amazing experience as a graduate student in SIS and the opportunities she was able to pursue.
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Kim Blankenship

Science ·

An Emphasis on Science and Interdisciplinary Research at American University

From the grand opening of the Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building to the wide range of high-impact research taking place in every STEM department on campus, it is clear that American University is committed to investing in science and research.
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Man wearing a blue shirt standing in front of windows.

Achievements ·

Emerging Leader: SIS Grad Student Aims to Empower Small Farmers

Ambulah Mamey is on a one-year Kirchner Food Fellowship.
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Benjamin Lundin

International ·

SIS Grad Student Enhances Academic Experience with Travel

Benjamin Lundin completed a two-week study abroad program at The Graduate Institute of Geneva where he had an opportunity to attend a panel discussion on the Brexit Negotiations with Liam Fox.
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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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Cardboard containers of tomatoes, squash, and peppers at a farmer's market.

Science ·

AU Showcases Online Nutrition Degree

On September 28 and 29, AU kicked off its inaugural Nutrition Education Conference, a two-day event featuring a campus tour and cooking class, career panels, skill-building workshops, and more.
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