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Voters in line to vote

Announcement ·

Pivotal Midterm Elections 2022: American University Launches Experts and Events Resource Guide for Journalists

New guide for 2022 midterm elections highlights AU experts across various disciplines
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American University Secures Final Order for Campus Plan and Development

Order from D.C. Zoning Commission in effect
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U.S. News & World Report Rankings

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AU SPA Ranked Tenth Overall, Remains Top Ranked in D.C., in New U.S. News & World Report Rankings

AU's School of Public Affairs is ranked No. 10 overall among all public affairs institutions in the U.S.
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Prof. Katie Holton

Research ·

The Power of the Diet

CAS Professor Katie Holton awarded $6.4 million grant for clinical trial researching dietary intervention in U.S. veterans suffering from Gulf War Illness
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Bob Koopman

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Leading WTO Economist Joins American University’s School of International Service

Robert Koopman, Chief Economist and the Director of the Economic Research and Statistics Division of the World Trade Organization (WTO), joins American University’s School of International Service as a Distinguished Practitioner in Residence.
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X-ray solar image of the Sun, taken by the Hinode satellite. The halo is the super-hot solar corona and the white patches on the disk are active regions, the regions of concentrated magnetic field that produce solar flares.

Research ·

New Research Highlights Role of Magnetic Flux in Radiation Emission Signatures of Ultra-Hot Gas in Sun-like Stars

Physics Professor and NASA Scientist Vladimir Airapetian contributed to findings
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Cover of the 2022 Women and Pandemic Politics Survey Report

Communications ·

New Poll: Women, the Workplace, and Pandemic Politics

New Poll of American Women Reveals the Heavy Toll and Ongoing Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic
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ESPN Campus Sign

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ESPN, American University Establish New, Funded Investigative Journalism fellowship

The new fellowship program will embed a full-time graduate student alongside ESPN’s journalists.
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Rusted pipes

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New SPA Research Addresses Environmental Justice

SPA researchers find that homeowners in lower-income neighborhoods are more likely than wealthier residents to suffer the harmful effects of lead in their drinking water.
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Arden Bendler Browning, VR Painting 12, 2020. Flashe and acrylic on shaped panel,
Courtesy of the artist and Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

Arts ·

AU Museum Exhibits Open Jan. 29

New exhibits highlight human rights, feature Israeli art and more
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