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SPA Ranked 13 in U.S. News & World Report

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AU’s School of Public Affairs Is Top Ranked in D.C. in New U.S. News & World Report Rankings

School of Public Affairs Is Ranked No. 13 in 2022 U.S. News & World Report Rankings
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Spring blossoms at American University

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Black Alumni Leaders Across The U.S. Lift As They Climb

The Black Alumni Collective hosts virtual leadership retreat in the Nation’s Capital
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Welcome to your Library

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Library Appreciation Week

This week is a time to celebrate libraries, library workers’ contributions, and uplift and support libraries.
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Roger Fairfax, Jr. Dean of Washington College of Law

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American University Names Roger A. Fairfax, Jr. as Dean of Washington College of Law

Prominent legal scholar, lawyer, and educator selected to lead AU’s dynamic law school
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Irina Markina, Priya Shyamsundar, Andreas Karelas, and Claire Brunel

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Who Pays for Climate Change? SIS Earth Day Event Examines How Economy and Environment Intersect

On April 22, experts from the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, RE-volv, and The Nature Conservancy, will take part in a virtual SIS panel.
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AU Madrid director Francisco Gómez Santiago teaches a class prior to the pandemic.

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AU Abroad Pushes Forward Through the Pandemic

AU’s three overseas centers – AU Brussels, AU Madrid, and AU Nairobi – innovated and continued to bring classes and internships during the pandemic.
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SJS students

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Empowering Middle Schoolers To Seek Social Justice

Alumnus Myron Long created DC's Social Justice School.
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Humanities Truck

In the Community ·

Humanities Truck Switches Gears to Meet New Need

The truck embodies AU’s commitment to engage with DC.
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In the Community ·

Helping DC Students Realize Their Potential

Kogod students provide mentorship to eighth graders.
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Challenge Accepted

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New Brand Campaign Highlights AU’s Embrace of Global, Local Challenges

The attitude to take on the issues facing the U.S. and the world has inspired American University’s new brand campaign, “Challenge Accepted.”
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