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Group photo of Alumni Award Winners

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AU Celebrates Six Changemakers With the Prestigious Alumni Award

American University celebrated six dynamic changemakers who are leaders in their communities and their fields with the University's 2023 Alumni Awards that were presented during a special event at the American University’s Washington College of Law.
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Martin Wágner, In front of school, Slavske, Carpathian Mountains - Lviv province, 1998. Pigment print on archival cotton paper, 31 ½ x 23 ½ in. Courtesy of the artist.

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AU Museum to Open Six New Exhibits This Summer

Exhibits include 'Lost Europe: On the Edge of Memories,' black and white images by three Czech Republic photographers of pre-war Ukraine that evoke ‘deep human quality’
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Portrait of Dr. Bridget Trogden

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Distinguished Scholar, Collaborative Leader Joins American University as Dean of Undergraduate Education and Academic Student Services

Dr. Bridget Trogden will serve as the new dean of undergraduate education and academic student services.
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Senators Klobuchar and Portman

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U.S. Senator Klobuchar and Former U.S. Senator Portman Receive American University’s Prize for Legislative Compromise

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and former Senator Robert Portman (R-OH) have been awarded the 2023 Madison Prize for Constitutional Excellence by the American University School of Public Affairs.
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Photo of Dana Fisher

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Prominent Sociologist to Join School of International Service and Lead Center for Environment, Community, and Equity at AU

Prof. Dana R. Fisher joins American University as a professor in the School of International Service and as the director of the university’s Center for Environment, Community, and Equity.
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AU SPA Ranked 10 in the US

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School of Public Affairs Again Ranked Tenth Overall in New U.S. News and World Report Rankings

The School of Public Affairs (SPA) at American University is ranked No. 10 overall among all public affairs institutions in the United States in the new U.S. News & World Report’s Public Affairs Graduate Schools rankings.
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Image from "Light Multiplies." Courtesy Seema Reza

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Seema Reza Named 2023 Pauli Murray Art and Racial Justice Artist-in-Residence

Reza's work, titled “Light Multiplies: Healing Upstream” will be exhibited at Eaton DC in Washington, D.C. April 28 to May 31.
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Amy and Alan Meltzer

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Gifts Name American University’s Center for Israel Studies and Elevate Scholarship, Research and Learning

A philanthropic gift to the Center for Israel Studies will elevate their groundbreaking work in the field of modern Israel studies
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Professor Caroline Bruckner

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New Survey Shows Critical Small Business Tax Literacy Gap

A new survey from the Kogod Tax Policy Center reveals critical small business tax literacy gap.
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Portrait of Sylvia Burwell and Shahal M. Khan

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A $5 Million Gift to American University Advances Cyber and Economic Security

New Institute Will Partner with Cyber Range Solutions to
Produce Research and Create Educational Opportunities
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