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Europe meets D.C.: Drinking and American sports

WTOP interns Christine Amdam, of Norway, and Alina Braun, of Germany, share their thoughts about American sports and our drinking laws.

Friday - 10/05/2012, 03:40pm EDT

Tags: Europe meets D.C., Redskins, alcohol, American University

Substance trumps body language, performance

Lenny Steinhorn, professor of public communication, American University

Thursday - 10/04/2012, 10:59am EDT

Tags: Lenny Steinhorn, American University, presidential debates


Women report assaults near AU campus

American University in Northwest Washington is under alert after four students reported they were groped by a man in a dark hooded sweatshirt over the past week.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 11:05pm EDT

Tags: American University, public safety, andrew mollenbeck

American U.: No new breast-feeding policy

Breast-feeding policies at American University will not be changed after controversy erupted over an assistant anthropology professor nursing her sick child during class.

Friday - 09/14/2012, 01:54pm EDT

Tags: breastfeeding, American University, alicia lozano

Students sacrifice classes to afford college

Nearly 40 percent of college students work while attending classes. Some do it to gain experience. Others need to pay down the debts they are incurring.

Tuesday - 08/21/2012, 05:09am EDT

Tags: American University, george washington university, financial aid, college, Tiffanie Reynolds


D.C. house over 'mother of all toxic dumps' to be razed

The empty home will be removed in May and scientists will finally learn how many discarded chemical weapons lie beneath the home at the center of the Spring Valley cleanup efforts.

Thursday - 03/22/2012, 03:38pm EDT

Tags: American University, munitions, dump


AU swim team says they're 'Sexy and I Know It'

The American University swim team recently went to Miami and got their groove on -- if you can call it that.

Monday - 03/05/2012, 02:11pm EST

Tags: American University, swim team, Miami Beach

College cupid: Local schools are great for finding love

Late-night study sessions and the soft light of a desk lamp can set the mood for romance, and some schools do it better than others.

Tuesday - 02/07/2012, 11:48am EST

Tags: American University, Catholic University, Christendom College, College of William and Mary, Georgetown University, Liberty University, Stevenson College, george washington university

Could Komen have avoided the firestorm?

An expert on the non-profit industry says it's hard to tell if breast cancer charity Susan G. Komen for the Cure could have avoided the backlash this week when it announced it would pull grants for breast cancer from Planned Parenthood, and later reversed that decision.

Saturday - 02/04/2012, 12:24pm EST

Tags: Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Planned Parenthood, Lewis Faulk, American University

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