AU Model UN Team

Student Life ·

Top Ranked AU Model UN Team Strives to Repeat Success

The American University Model UN (AUMUN) team ended the 2021-2022 season as the top-ranked team in North America, and current team members are dedicated to staying humble and focused while defending that ranking during the 2022-2023 season
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SIS Students Who Graduated During COVID-19

Alumni ·

SIS Alumni Reflect on Graduating during the COVID-19 Pandemic

We spoke with four SIS alumni to learn what it was like to graduate during the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and enter the workforce as the world went into lockdown in 2020.
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Six paper heart cut-outs in rainbow colors to represent a Pride flag

International ·

Four Questions for Valentine’s Day about Marriage Equality, Trans Rights, and Laws that Codify “Love is Love”

A Q and A with SIS professor Naomi Moland about marriage equality laws globally and the struggle for trans rights.
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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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AU 2023 Logo

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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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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Documents seized by the FBI at former President Donald Trump's home in Florida.

Government & Politics ·

Three Facts and a Fiction: Not-So-Secret Documents

What are the security impacts of Presidents Biden and Trump stashing classified documents at their homes?
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Glover Gate POB KSB Quad

On Campus ·

American University Faculty Experts On Why Change Can’t Wait

American University faculty are the leading experts in these essential fields of study (and more). AU scholar-teachers are finding solutions to the world’s most pressing issues and shaping the next generation of changemakers.
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Pat Tillman (left) and his brother Kevin (right) during their Army service.

Announcement ·

SIS Partners with Pat Tillman Foundation to Help Military Students Pursue Careers of Service

SIS has partnered with the Pat Tillman Foundation to help the military community pursue lifelong service beyond self.
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Benjamin Netanyahu

International ·

Four Ways Netanyahu’s New Far-Right Government Threatens Israeli Democracy

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government encompasses the most extreme right-wing and religious parties in Israel’s history. This coalition presents a major threat to Israel’s democratic institutions, customs, and practices.
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