AUSG Statement on the Launch of The Market

September 18, 2017

AUSG issued the following statement after the Office of Campus Life launched The Market, a student-operated food pantry at American University. 

AUSG Statement on Department of Education Title IX Strategy

September 14, 2017

AUSG shared the following sentiment regarding the Title IX changes announced last week by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos- that AU policies are still intact, will remain intact and will continue to be developed in order to protect all survivors.

AUSG Statement on DACA Action

September 05, 2017

The executive board of the American University Student Government issued the following statement on Tuesday, September 5 following the announcement by the Department of Justice that DACA will be rescinded.

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VOICES: The First Generation Perspective

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 07:00 PM
MGC 200

The AU Association of Black Journalists will be hosting "VOICES: The First Generation Perspective" to welcome AU's first generation college students. We will hold a panel discussion on what it's like to be the only one in your family to go to college from current students and alumni. And will dive deeper into the struggles that come along with this experience many find isolating.

KPU, WI & MSA Present: 2017 Wonk of the Year Malala Yousafzai

Monday, September 25, 2017 at 08:15 PM
Bender Arena

On Monday, September 25, American University will honor Malala Yousafzai as its annual Wonk of the Year. Yousafzai will be recognized and will address students at an event in Bender Arena beginning at 8:15 p.m. The event is hosted by the Kennedy Political Union.

Current AU students will need their ID and tickets from Eventbrite to enter.

Ticket times are as follows:

  • Wednesday September 13: 7pm
  • Thursday September 14: 10:30am and 8pm
  • Friday September 15: 7:30am

American University is committed to providing accessible program and services. For accomodations please contact

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