AUE Embraces its Cultural, Socioeconomic, and Physical Setting
AUE leverages place by addressing the challenges of its region. By fostering leadership and dialogue in communities, bringing local environmental and social policy issues into the public discourse, and focusing on solutions for a more livable and sustainable place, AUE demonstrates that the research university can be a primary driver for regional social change, cultural advancement, and appropriate economic development.
AUE is a Force, Not Only a Place
As a force, AUE transcends its physical locations to impact society locally and globally. AUE’s research, teaching, and service improve education and enrich communities. AUE has a wealth of knowledge, talent, and resources that can be used as powerful tools for social advancement, sustained economic growth, and improved quality of life.