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Sign up NOW to audition for theatre department’s fall, spring student productions


Auditions for the theatre department’s productions of Edgar Allen Poe’s gothic classic “The Fall of the House of Usher” and Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” are September 6 and 7.

Students will have front-row seats at presidential conventions

02100A year ago, very few could have predicted that reality TV star Donald Trump would be the Republican nominee for president or that avowed socialist Bernie Sanders would have put up such a fight against Democratic presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton. But that unpredictability is one of the things that make American politics — especially presidential […]

Discover what matters while studying abroad

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Studying abroad taught Claudia Leffelman more than just how to speak another language.

Spartan Spotlight: Daniel Kline

Daniel Kline, AU ’16, received the Ethel Tapper Humanities Award at the spring 2016 honors convocation.

Arts and Ideas series ramps up for another exciting season


A record 8,000 members of the greater AU community took advantage of the university’s free Arts and Ideas events during the 2015-2016 season.