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AU PhD students give Metro cards to unhoused residents before the inauguration

(02/12/21 2:22pm)

Anticipating violence near the Capitol building before President Joe Biden’s inauguration, two American University students entered the “Red Zone” established by the National Guard to provide an escape plan to those with the least access to mobility –– D.C.’s unhoused residents. 

Former AU postdoctoral fellow urges Indigenous recognition beyond Native American Heritage Month

(12/21/20 3:50pm)

Elizabeth Rule fell in love with D.C. when she began interning for her tribe. As an enrolled citizen of the Chickasaw Nation, she found herself involved in Indigenous activism, advocacy and policy work opportunities available in the District.