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AU's New American.edu

The new American.edu Web site is vibrant, dynamic, and award-winning.

Photo: DC mayor Adrian Fenty

Fenty Cheers Eagles

Washington, D.C., mayor Adrian Fenty made the trip to Philadelphia to root for the Eagles on March 19.

Germ Cultures, 1946 and 2007

In 1946, a magazine photographer documented biology students kissing glass plates — and each other.

Phi Sigma Kappa: Now and Then

Seventy-two years after becoming the first national fraternity chartered at AU, Phi Sigma Kappa’s presence on campus remains the same.

Deadheads on Campus

When the Grateful Dead broke into "Truckin" in 1972, the beat could be heard from blocks around AU.