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A Conversation with AU President Sylvia Burwell

AU president Sylvia Burwell and SOC professor Jane Hall conversing with students

On November 2, 2017, American University president Sylvia Burwell engaged with a group of AU students and student leaders about her work in government and policy, her coming to AU, her vision for the future, and the important issues facing college students and college campuses today. Professor Jane Hall of the School of Communication moderated the students' Q&A and the lively exchange. Professor Hall worked with the Kennedy Political Union to produce this event.

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