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60 Years of the AUP Community

To celebrate its 60th anniversary, AUP is turning to its community. We're asking community members past and present how they define the University’s values and what it means to them to be a part of AUP.

We will be publishing selected testimonials on our 60th anniversary website. If you have any questions, please email Joseph Pearson (

"AUP is..."
Please give your name as you would like it to appear in the profile.
Please provide a one-sentence summary of your current professional role.
Please indicate your major, minor and current year of study (first year, sophomore, junior, senior).
Finish the above sentence with your unique take on what AUP means to you. What do you think makes the AUP experience different to that of other universities? What kind of people are AUP alumni, and how do they make a difference in the world? (200 words max)
Please note that testimonials will be edited in accordance with house style prior to publication. We reserve the right to withhold publication of a testimonial for any reason. Testimonials may also be published on social media and in other AUP print and digital publications.
Please upload a print-quality professional headshot, preferably in portrait format, in color and showing your head and shoulders.
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.