Schedule of Events


For a full list of events and their descriptions, please view the pdf schedule.


Time Title Location
8:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. Exhibitions at the American University Library Bender Library
First, second, and third Floors
9:30–11:00 a.m. Bagel Breakfast for Alumni Faculty and Staff
Mary Graydon Center, Room 247
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. All-American Weekend Check-In and Welcome Center Friedheim Quad in front of Mary Graydon
11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.
Arboretum and Sustainability Tours Meet in Front of Bender Library
11:00 a.m.
Golden Eagles Luncheon School of International Service, Abramson Family Founders Room
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.  Exhibitions at the American University Museum  Katzen Arts Center 
11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.,
1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m., and
2:30 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
AU Neighborhood Bus Tours  Sign up at Welcome Center 
Tours depart from outside Hughes Hall
11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m.,
1:10–2:25 p.m., and
2:35–3:50 p.m.
Open Classes  Various Locations 
1:30–3:00 p.m.
Golden Eagles Post-Luncheon Tea  School of International Service, Abramson Family Founders Room
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Historical Walking Tour of Campus Depart from Mary Graydon Center lobby
3:00–4:00 p.m. Transitioning to AU for Students with Disabilities Letts Hall, Formal Lounge
4:00–5:30 p.m.
All-American Weekend Welcome Reception
Mary Graydon Center, University Club
5:30 p.m. Pride Welcome Reception Hotel Monaco
700 F Street NW
5:30 p.m.
Honors and Scholars Programs Welcome Reception
Rosa Mexicano
575 F Street NW
6:00 p.m. Shabbat Services and Dinner
To register, contact AU Hillel at 202-885-3324 or hillel@american.edu.
Kay Spiritual Life Center
and McDowell Hall, Formal Lounge
6:00–8:00 p.m. Discover the Sciences and Psychology Talk at AU! Battelle-Tompkins Atrium
6:00 p.m. Multicultural Alumni Reunion Welcome Reception Hotel Monaco, Paris Ballroom
700 F Street NW
 6:30 p.m.
Viewing China: New Documentary Film Movement, featuring
NostalgiaThe Ballade of Village (Season One/Episode One) and Moon over Home Village: Going Home for Spring Festival directed by Han Junqian. (2014) U.S. Premiere
For more information, visit the NGA at AU website.
Malsi Doyle and Michael Forman Theater
McKinley Building
7:00 p.m. AU Volleyball vs. Navy Bender Arena
7:00–10:00 p.m. Recreational Sports and Fitness Alumni Reception Cactus Cantina
3300 Wisconsin Avenue NW
8:00 p.m. Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown 
Tickets will be available online later this fall.
Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre
8:00 p.m.
All-Alumni Kick-Off Party
Woolly Mammoth Theater
641 D Street NW 
9:00 p.m.
South Asian Student Association Culture Show
Mary Graydon Center, Tavern