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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
American University’s School of Public Affairs Named a Top Institution
American University’s School of Public Affairs has once again received top rankings by U.S. News & World Report, this year at No.12 for Best Graduate School. American University was also ranked No. 71 among national universities, up from No. 75 last year.Full Story
SPA Ranked Among Top Universities for Institutional Impact on Research
AU's School of Public Affairs was ranked 1st in D.C., 3rd in the U.S. and 5th worldwide for institutional impact on research in the field of public administration.Full Story
Cheney Visits AU
Former Vice President Dick Cheney visited AU to speak at a Kennedy Political Union (KPU) event.Full Story
How Online Learning is Changing Classroom Discussion
Instructor Elizabeth Eilender discusses what's different about teaching online courses.Full Story