Meet a dedicated AIDS fund raiser–aside

If there were ever one word to describe Ted Hobart, dedication would be it.  Hobart is the outreach coordinator for Whitman-Walker Clinic’s AIDS Walk Washington, a charity 5K run and walk in downtown D.C. As an avid AIDS activist, Hobart takes his campaigning very seriously; he sits in the Tavern dining hall at American University…

Incoming freshmen do orientation–aside

Walking out of the Mary Graydon Center on the American University campus on a typical Friday morning during the school year, one might see students hustling to get to class on time with bookbags over their shoulders and a bagel in their mouths. [Read More]

Not so lazy summer–aside

Summer on the American University campus can be described in one word: hot. Despite that, grounds keeper Juan Reyes and summer intern Kenny Sui toil outside in the glare Friday. At first glance the two seem to have the same job. To the untrained eye it may seem that their work in the various gardens…