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Student Life ·

Gates Scholars Raise the Bar

Gates Millennium Scholarship recipients share their experiences with the program and their time at AU.
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Students Graduating

Announcement ·

American University Announces 2018 Commencement Speakers

American University will hold to tradition and host its 135th commencement ceremonies on Mother’s Day weekend on campus in Bender Arena with an illustrious assembly of commencement speakers.
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DC’s Woodson STEM High School students at AU working in a computer lab

Science ·

AU Teaches DC High School Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fundamentals

AU brought students from DC’s Woodson STEM High School to campus, giving them an introduction to product development, innovation, and customer discovery.
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Kent Baker

Business ·

Leaving a Legacy

H. Kent Baker has been teaching since 1971, and he's been publishing almost as long. "I have a great love for not only teaching, but also being able to add something to the world."
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Raina Gandhi

Business ·

Building Careers, Making an Impact

"I was taught to always make a place better than you found it. In whatever way I can provide value, I want to make things better."
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Brett Gilbert, Kogod associate professor of management and regional innovation chair

Business ·

Amazon's HQ2: Destination DC?

As 2018 unfolds into spring, anticipation-and apprehension-continues to build surrounding HQ2. Washington, DC, is rumored to be on the top of their list.
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Avital Ingber, Jewish Federation of Greater Houston

Business ·

After the Storm: AU Alumna Leads Houston Jewish Group Post-Hurricane Harvey

Shortly after Hurricane Harvey, Avital Ingber, Kogod/BA '03, took the helm of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston, where she's helping to lead a devastated community forward.
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Kogod professor Mark Ma

Business ·

Spotify's 'Non-IPO'

Capital markets. IPOs. Direct listings. Find out how Spotify, the Swedish music streaming company, is turning the finance world upside down.
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A chart showing statistics of how women owned business perform in the United States

Business ·

Women-Owned Businesses Continue to Increase, Thrive

In 2017, the seventh annual State of Women-Owned Businesses Report estimated that, over the past 20 years, the number of women-owned businesses in the United States has grown 114%.
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An Academy Award against the backdrop of a theater and theater lights

Business ·

Sunday's Oscars: A Repeated Mishap?

As the nation ramps up for the 90th annual Academy Awards this Sunday, March 4, one can't help but wonder if we'll see a similar mishap as last year.
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