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Fanta Aw VP Undergrad Enrollment, Campus Life, Inclusive Excellence Campus Life

Dr. Fanta Aw is Vice President for Undergraduate Enrollment, Campus Life and Inclusive Excellence at American University in Washington D.C.  Dr. Aw provides senior executive leadership for 14 departme

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Amanda Taylor Asst. VP of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Campus Life

Dr. Taylor's research and teaching focus on the intersection of culture, power, and education in domestic and international contexts. She earned her doctorate of education and her master's in educatio

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Dayne Hutchinson Assistant Vice President for Student Engagement & Success Campus Life

Dayne Hutchinson, Ph.D. is the Assistant Vice President for Student Engagement and Success in the Office of Campus Life, with responsibility for the strategic direction and administration of six admin

Sally Acharya Director of Communications & Special Asst. to the VP Campus Life

Sally Acharya oversees communication content, develops strategies, and engages on a range of projects in support of OCL goals. Previously, she lived in Kathmandu, Nepal, writing and editing for multil

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Karyn Cassella Director, New Student and Family Programs New Student and Family Programs

As the Director for New Student and Family Programs in the Office of Campus Life, Karyn and the team support the successful onboarding of our new undergraduate Eagles and supports their families throu

Bernard Schulz Project Manager, Covid Response Campus Life

Dr. Schulz currently serves as the Project Manager for COVID Response at American University. His diversified background encompasses more than 25 years of experience in higher education administration