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Alumni ·

From Washington Semester to Washington Insider

After interning at the Democratic National Committee, Ariana Hooks scored a full-time job with that same office. Here's how she did it.
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Ariana Hooks poses in a light blue collared shirt with nature in the background.

Alumni ·

From Washington Semester to Washington Insider

After interning at the Democratic National Committee, Ariana Hooks scored a full-time job with that same office. Here's how she did it.
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Alumni ·

American University Offers ICF-Accredited Executive Coaching Program

On February 12th, 2018, American University’s School of Professional & Extended Studies will begin the fourth cohort of Leadership Coaching for Organizational Performance (LCOP), an International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program.
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Two business people shaking hands.

Alumni ·

American University Offers ICF-Accredited Executive Coaching Program

On February 12th, 2018, American University’s School of Professional & Extended Studies will begin the fourth cohort of Leadership Coaching for Organizational Performance (LCOP), an International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program.
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Alumni ·

Here are our Top 10 News Stories of 2017

Our students lobbied in Congress, visited economists at the World Bank, advocated for veterans’ rights, and so much more.
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A group of students pose happily in front of an American University sign with their professor, holding a frame prop.

Alumni ·

Here are our Top 10 News Stories of 2017

Our students lobbied in Congress, visited economists at the World Bank, advocated for veterans’ rights, and so much more.
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Theo Wilson (left) and Peter Holley (right).

Alumni ·

Becoming Lucius25: What to Know Before Attending our Crucial Conversations Event

The School of Professional & Extended Studies sits down with spoke word artist Theo Wilson and Washington Post reporter Peter Holley to talk race, politics, and the internet age.
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Alumni ·

To Learn the Art of Political Lobbying, this Alumnus has Words of Advice

Washington Semester Program alumnus, Gil Ruiz, credits his Sustainable Development Professor, Dr. Heather Heckel, and his experience in DC overall as a huge boost to his career preparedness. Read his story!
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On Campus ·

SOC Professor Offers 7 Tips for a Successful Life

SOC's Chris Palmer previews his Design Your Life for success series of courses, which begins October 19.
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Alumni ·

For Human Resources Professionals, American University has Launched Several Career-Advancing Initiatives

AU’s School of Professional & Extended Studies Has Launched a Milestone Partnership with SHRM to Accelerate Career Success for HR Professionals
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