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Sylvia Burwell Inaugurated as American University’s First Female President
Former secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services and Director of Office of Management and Budget, Sylvia Burwell, makes history with American University as the first female president.Full Story
American University Announces Next President
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, who was most recently the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under former President Barack Obama, has been named the 15th President of American University in Washington, DC.Full Story
A Career as an Economist
Article defines the role of an economist, required skills and credentials of economists, how to become an economist, and typical compensation for the role.Full Story
We Are Washington, DC. I am Muriel Bowser.
Mayor Muriel Bowser was inaugurated in January 2015 and is the second woman to be elected mayor in Washington, D.C. She is an alumni of American University’s School of Public Affairs and recently took the time to speak with American University Magazine’s Mike Unger.Full Story
A career in Economics...it's much more than you think
PhD student Britni Wilcher shared her insights on what influenced her decision to pursue an economics career in the American Economic Association (AEA) educational video titled, A career in Economics...it's much more than you think.Full Story
How Online Learning is Changing Classroom Discussion
Instructor Elizabeth Eilender discusses what's different about teaching online courses.Full Story