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Beyond These Walls

How Change Can’t Wait: The Campaign for American University, is reimagining student support by making life-changing experiential learning opportunities available to as many students as possible.


Chloe Ifill

Making Dreams a Reality

American University undergraduate student Chloe Ifill, SOE/BA ’24, received a head start on her AU education through the School of Education’s DCPS Teacher Pipeline Project.


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Transforming the World One Scholar at a Time

The (Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars) FDDS program is one of AU’s most competitive scholarship opportunities. Find out how the program prepares a new generation of leaders to navigate the challenges of our ever-changing world.


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Hall of Science Marks New Era at AU

In compliance with the latest COVID-19 health and safety protocols, American University's new Hall of Science opened its doors to several in-person labs and classes this spring.


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Student Emergency Relief Fund Helps Eagles Meet Covid Challenges

The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated many existing challenges in society and brought fresh urgency to longstanding issues.


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New Opportunities for the AU Museum

The AU Museum is celebrating an exciting new chapter thanks to the recent Corcoran Legacy Collection gift. See how these new pieces are benefiting AU students and helping AU be a part of the D.C. community.


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