• Students of the World

    Kelly Nault

    Between Literature and Psychology

    I use the freedom allowed in literary work and the precision needed in psychology research to make the most of the learning opportunities I have here at AUP. Read more...

  • Studies for the World

    Picture of student filming

    Video Production

    Over the course of the semester, the student pairs learn their way around HD cameras, microphones, and the ins and outs of the editing program Final Cut Pro in order to produce two video projects. Read more...

  • Success in the World

    Rebar Jaff

    Forgetting Differences, Appreciating Similarities

    In combination with my spoken and written English, French, Kurdish, and Arabic, attending AUP strengthened my connection to every nation, to every culture, and to every language. Read more...



  • Prof. Golub’s Book: East Asia’s Reemergence

    August 22

    Co-Chair of AUP’s International and Comparative Politics Department, Professor Philip S. Golub, has spent his career studying and writing about imperial systems, the ways in which contemporary world politics has been shaped by late-modern colonial...

  • AUP wins CASE award for Crisis Communications

    July 18

    Since 1974, the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has helped educational institutions strengthen relationships between donors and alumni, while encouraging growth and diversity within the profession and promoting the...

  • A message from President Schenck following the tragic events in Nice

    July 15

    Dear Members of the AUP Community, By now you have no doubt heard about the tragic incident that took place along the Promenade in Nice last night, about which we do not yet have enough information to understand fully. French President Francois...


  • September 14

    Alumni Event: La rentrée scolaire s'approche


    Exciting news! Please mark your calendars for our upcoming alumni event. On September 14, you are invited to join The American University of Paris's DC chapter event, La Rentrée. It's a chance for...

  • September 29

    Launch of fourth and final volume of The Letters of Samuel Beckett


    Calling all Beckett enthusiasts! Join us at 18:30 on 29 September, for a celebratory launch of the fourth and final volume of The Letters of Samuel Beckett! The evening, jointly hosted by the...

  • October 06

    Bordeaux Study Trip

    (All day)

    FB1 – AH1020 Writing about one’s Art – Artists’ Statements FB1 – CL1091 Autobiographical Writing On this trip students visit two important museums in Bordeaux: the Musée des Beaux Arts, whose...