Featured Stories


  • 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...
  • A roundtable with Dr. Gayatri Spivak

    July 05

    For those familiar with the work of Dr. Gayatri Spivak, intellectual, scholar, literary theorist, critic, and long-time professor, the frequency with which words like “postcolonial” and “feminist” are attached to her impressive career should come as...
  • 2nd International Workshop in Design and Performance at AUP

    July 01

    As of Monday 4th, AUP is proud to run its second annual summer design workshop in partnership with Goldsmiths College, University of London, the University of Tasmania, The University of Paris 1-Panthéon Sorbonne, and the French National Center for...
  • Inauguration of the Joy and Edward Frieman Environmental Science Center

    June 30

    Last month, The American University of Paris held an official ceremony to inaugurate the Joy and Edward Frieman Environmental Science Center in the Student Life Center on the fourth floor of the Combes building. The ground-breaking new center...


  • September 15

    Joshua Clover, 'Emeute/Grève: The Language of Riot'


    You are invited to an event, co-sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature and English at AUP, the Center for Critical Democracy Studies at AUP, and the ‘Politics of Translation’ Seminar (AUP,  U Kent Paris, and the University of London...
  • September 23

    Marseille Study Trip

    (All day)

    FB6 – CL1091 The Modern Literature of the Arab WorldFB6 – LI1091 Language & SocietyFB6 – CM1091 Media Globalization, Middle Eastern Perspectives Explore Euro-Arab dialogue through a visit to Marseille, a main crossing point between Europe and...
  • 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 American University of Paris, Ecole Normal Supérieure and...
  • October 04

    Oslo, Copenhagen & Malmo Study Trip

    (All day)

    CM5053 Development Communications CM5063 Sustainable Development Practicum LW5080 Women, Conflict Resolution and International Law PO3041 International Human Rights Law BA5012 International Business Ethics This multidisciplinary study trip...
  • October 06

    London & Stratford Study Trip

    (All day)

    CL3038 Shakespeare in Context Immerse yourself thoroughly in the world of theater during this visit to Stratford-upon-Avon (Shakespeare’s birthplace and home of the Royal Shakespeare Company) and to London. Travel to London by Eurostar train on...