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AU Men's Basketball 9th Annual Sustainability Awareness Game, Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023, 7 p.m.

Environment ·

Campus Race to Zero Waste Tips Off Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Annual Men’s Basketball Game

Part of an eight-week national competition to reduce waste produced on campus
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Comedian Kenice Mobley at GoodLaugh Initiative Launch Event

Research ·

American University’s Center for Media and Social Impact Receives $1.73 Million in New Grants

The grants will expand comedy and social justice programming and initiatives at the innovative center
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Members of AU's lacrosse team volunteer for the MLK Day of Service.

In the Community ·

AU Students Celebrate Spirit of Service for MLK Day

AU students, including the volleyball and soccer teams, fanned out across the DMV to pitch in at community partners.
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Education ·

Breaking Down Barriers: ADVANCE grant will help AU retain women and underrepresented STEM faculty

STEM leaders speak about how their efforts will move AU forward and their experiences as women and women of color who advanced in teaching and scholarship.
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Airlie includes a working farm, hotel, events space, and conference center.

Research ·

Inaugural Airlie Research Projects Reflect Property’s History, Spirit

The projects include a dissertation workshop and research on the intersection of technology and nature.
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In the Community ·

12 for ’23: A Dozen Things to Look Forward to This Year at AU

Mark your calendar for the 12 things we’re looking forward to at AU and keep an eye out for more throughout the year in This Week at AU, on social media, and elsewhere.
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Sense and Sensibility actors perform in December 2022. Credit: Jeff Watts.

Arts ·

Your Spring Performing Arts Calendar

Music, theatre, and dance performances are free for AU students
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Benjamin Netanyahu

International ·

Israel’s Netanyahu Facing Off Against the Supreme Court and Proposing to Limit Judicial Independence

The conflict between the Israeli Supreme Court and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is one of four ways that Israel’s democratic institutions, customs, and practices are endangered by the new government.
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Media In The Mix Episode 8 with Special Guest Jen Tanner

Communications ·

Matchmakers in the Music Business with Jen Tanner

Jen Tanner, Vice President of Global Brand Partnerships for RCA Records shares her path from AU to Billboard’s “Top 40 Under 40 List.”
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Trip participants in the Basilica Cistern under the streets of Istanbul.

International ·

The Culture of Eastern Orthodoxy: Byzantine Influences on Russia and Eurasia

In December of 2022, the Carmel Institute sponsored a class-trip to Istanbul for a group of students from American, Georgetown, and George Washington universities.
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