America's Unofficial Ambassadors

We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.

First impressions of the Muslim world

By John Curran Traveling to Tajikistan has proven to be full of challenges. However, as part of the AUA program and as an intern working for an NGO and a … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reflections on My Service in Aceh: Sawyer French

The following is a post from Sawyer French. Sawyer has just completed a month-long term of service with the Sukma Bangsa School in Aceh, Indonesia through AUA’s School in Aceh … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Teaching with a Purpose – Sawyer French in Aceh

The following is an account of Sawyer French’s experiences serving at the Sukma Bangsa Schools of Aceh, Indonesia.  “I am writing this after a few days in Aceh. On the … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Andi Webb to teach at the Sukma Bangsa school for S2S.

As part of our 2014 School-2-School program, Creative Learning has partnered Ms. Andi Webb and the students at Alderman Road Elementary School in Fayetteville, North Carolina with the Sukma Bangsa … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Excellence in Teaching Global Education: Andi Webb

AUA sends out a special congratulations to Alderman Road Elementary School teacher, Andi Webb, who has won a first place award in the 2014 Teaching Excellence in Global Education from … Continue reading

May 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hannah D’Apice On Being an Ambassador And School-2-School

Favorite Blog Throwback #1 – Originally posted July 8, 2013 Donate to support future unofficial ambassadors here! Teacher Hannah D’Apice of T.W. Browne Middle School in Dallas, TX, is … Continue reading

December 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Aceh Beatbox Community

By Mary Kazarian AUA Communications and Social Media Intern Many of us know the power music and arts hold in the realm of education and culture; current AUA volunteers in … Continue reading

March 29, 2013 · Leave a comment