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Office of Development and Alumni Relations
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Office of Development and Alumni Relations
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016

Recent News

Lydia Albanesius

Heading Back to Kindergarten to Teach for America

Lydia Albanesius, SPA/BA ’07, a recipient of the Lura Bradfield Foundation Scholarship, thought she wanted to go to law school. Then she realized she didn't want to be a lawyer - she just wanted to do social justice work.

Tom Jacobson, SIS/BA '87.

For Alum, Career Began at AU

For the past few years, Tom Jacobson, SIS/BA '87, has headed the Friends of the Library Steering Committee, helping to raise both money and awareness for the University Library.

Paul Satenstein

Exec Shares Business Expertise
with Nonprofit Organizations

Though he spent a quarter century as a high-powered executive, Paul Satenstein, KSB/BSBA '83, says his most fulfilling work is for nonprofit organizations, such as overseeing initiatives that raised more than $2.5 million for City of Hope.