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Miranda Dotson

Academic All-Star Miranda Dotson

Anthropology major heading to Northeastern for PhD in Sociology

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Jack Johnson fighting Tommy Burns

Jack Johnson, the Fight of the Century, and Race in America

Professor Theresa Runstedtler weighs in on the intersection of sports and race

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Abraham Correa-Medina

Scholar-Athlete Abraham Correa-Medina

Student’s path to medical school filled with success on the mat and in class

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The Hall of Science at AU

Inside AU's New Hall of Science

Explore the state-of-the-art facility supporting the cutting-edge research conducted by our STEM faculty/students

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CAS Achievements

  • Melissa Scholes Young (literature) wrote an article called "Thank You, Rush Limbaugh, For My Feminism" that was published in Ms. Magazine. February 2021

  • Daniel Kerr (history) received an award of $100,000 from the Henry Luce Foundation for his project called "Food Security in DC during COVID-19" with the purpose of supporting the activities of the Humanities Truck during the coronavirus pandemic. January 2021

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Emily Haber

Anti-Semitism on the Rise

German Ambassador Emily Haber speaks at AU about growing problem in Europe and US

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Growing Passion, Reducing Impact

Being able to be part of this is just an incredible feeling.

AU becoming carbon neutral instills me with such a feeling of pride. I've worked on so many different aspects of sustainability-social media promotion, sustainability-themed trivia night, and the Waste Race, a competition between residence halls to divert trash away from landfill and into compost and recycling-so reaching this milestone still gives me goosebumps.

Learn more about ways to get involved with Sustainability at AU.

Why the College of Arts & Sciences?

Students and alumni discuss distinctive features of the College, why they chose their particular degrees, and program opportunities they pursued.