AU Celebrates Ninth Truman Scholar in Nine Years
Deon T. Jones, SPA/BA '14, has been named a 2013 Harry S. Truman Scholar. Jones—the youngest elected official in the history of Washington, D.C.; a former White House intern; and a first-generation college student—stands out for his exemplary record of public service. Jones is one of 62 Truman Scholars selected from a nationwide pool of 629 candidates.
2013 SUMMER SCHOLARS & ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP
Advanced undergraduates are invited to be an American University Summer Scholar or Artist for summer 2013. Fellows will be awarded $4,000 to conduct full-time research with a faculty mentor that leads to significant scholarly or creative work.