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American Public University System Appoints Dr. Ahmed Naumaan Dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
March 7, 2018
American Public University System (APUS) today announced the appointment of Dr. Ahmed Naumaan as dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). In his new leadership role, Dr. Naumaan will oversee the ongoing management, development and assessment of the school’s diverse programs.
January 25, 2018
American Public University System (APUS) today announced the appointment of Trustee General Alfred Gray (Retired USMC) as chair, board of trustees. Gen. Gray, who succeeds board member Dr. Katherine Zatz, currently serves as chairman of the Board of Regents, member of the Board of Directors, and senior fellow of the Potomac Institute of Policy Studies.
Lumen Labs Awarded APUS Idea Path Prize for Innovation in Online Education as Part of 2017 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition
December 7, 2017
American Public University System (APUS) today announced that it presented an Idea Path prize to Lumen Labs of Kenya as part of the 2017 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition (EBPC).