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May, 1998: Shimon Peres (center) receives an honorary doctorate from AU. On the left: Howard Wachtel, Center for Israel Studies founding Director. On the right:  Cornelius M. Kerwin, then AU Provost, and current AU President.

Remembering Shimon Peres

Israeli leader, who inaugurated AU’s Center for Israel Studies, devoted his life to peace.

Emily Dalgo

Student researches where anti-establishment, xenophobia collide

After completing an AU Summer Scholars Research Fellowship, Emily Dalgo, SIS/BA ’17, shares her experience researching the Trump and Sanders campaigns to understand why some anti-establishment movements contain xenophobic characteristics.