Featured Stories


  • Wine tasting with the owner of Château Soleil

    November 30

    On November 28th, more than 50 AUP students met with Didier Miqueu, a well-known wine estate owner, who is also the founder and director of a Bordeaux-based wine trade, as part of our wine society’s tasting events. Didier came from Bordeaux just for...
  • Professor Anne-Marie Picard's publishes new book: "From Illiteracy to Literature: Psychoanalysis and Reading"

    November 24

    Anne-Marie Picard is professor of French and Comparative Literature at the American University of Paris. Using a psychoanalytical approach, her research focuses mainly on French writers such as Colette, Sartre, Duras, Cixous, Angot and Houellebecq....
  • "Colorful Syria": A moving exhibition and upcoming auction in the Fine Arts Gallery

    November 24

    The Fine Arts Gallery is Combes is currently showing “Colorful Syria”, an exhibition which presents drawings made by children in war zones in Syria as well as children in refugee camps in Turkey. The show will be up for the rest of the month with an...
  • Creative Writing Inaugural Student and Alumni Reading

    November 21

    On the evening of November 10, one of those Paris specialties where it’s just windy enough and just rainy enough that it feels like a personal insult, a stalwart group came together for The B.A. in Creative Writing Inaugural Student and Alumni...
  • Do You Need a Budget for Your Club/Event?

    November 17

    Do you have a club or event which needs funding? The Student Government Association (SGA) has a budget available for student-led projects. To apply for funding, it is important that you first understand how this process works. Students seeking a...


  • December 03

    My Art Goes Bang Christmas Party!

    10:00 to 17:00

    Volunteer to spread Christmas cheer this Saturday with children, art, and activities! My Art Goes Bang is an organization dedicated to working with hospitalized children in and around Paris - leading craft workshops and changing their daily lives...
  • December 05

    Gilbert Peyre Exhibition

    11:00 to 19:00

    French mechanic and sculptor Gilbert Peyre is profiled at this weird and wacky retrospective. Returning to the Halle Saint-Pierre after his first monograph in 2000 and an installation in the current exhibition ‘Persona’ at Quai Branly – the...
  • December 05

    Lecture and Discussion with Dror Ladin, lawyer at American Civil Liberties Union on 5 Dec. 2016, C-102


    Dror Ladin, a lawyer at the American Civil Liberties Union and one of the leading civil liberties lawyers in the United States, will give a talk and lead a discussion at AUP. Most recently, Dror's work was instrumental to the release of Mohamedou...
  • December 06

    Holiday Bash with the SGA and ACC

    19:00 to 21:30

    Take a deep breath, the semester is almost over! Come celebrate the end of the term at our annual Holiday Bash. Free pizza, seasonal drinks, desserts, and warm holiday cheer for everyone. Grab a friend and stop by Combes 1st floor on Tuesday,...
  • December 08

    Annual Alumni Holiday Party


    As the holiday season is fast approaching, we are aware that many will be travelling for work or visiting friends and family. This holiday season, AUP will be hosting its annual AUP Alumni Holiday Party on December 8th. Therefore we would like to...