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Derrick Cogburn at the Forefront of Internet Governance Developments

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 15:46
SIS Associate Professor Derrick Cogburn has been a longtime scholar of Internet governance issues. Recently, he has been involved in several significant developments in the Internet governance sphere.
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Derrick Cogburn at the Forefront of Internet Governance Developments

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 15:46
SIS Associate Professor Derrick Cogburn has been a longtime scholar of Internet governance issues. Recently, he has been involved in several significant developments in the Internet governance sphere.
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Dean Presents Alumni Awards at Annual Dinner

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 10:57
Alumni Marc Duber, BSBA ’81, and Richard Clark, MBA ’70, recently received awards from Kogod for their outstanding commitment to the school and service in their community.
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Two SOC Professors Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary of Graduation

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 09:42
For two SOC professors who graduated twenty years ago this week – it’s personal.
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Pepe Has the Floor

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:52
The president of Uruguay makes a special appearance at AU.
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Post-Graduation Research Resources

Catholic University - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:08

CUA graduates have continued access to some library resources through the Alumni home page, in disciplines ranging from religious studies and philosophy to government affairs.   Resources available include:  RefWorks, ATLASerials, Annual Reviews, CQ Almanac, Project Muse, SAGE Journals, and POIESIS: Philosophy Online Serials .   To access these resources, go to Alumni Relations/Alumni resources/Benefits+Services.  Under Services, you will see “Access Library Databases Online.”  You will need to login and activate your account before you proceed.

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Two SPA Students Receive Summer Fulbright Awards

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:47
Ian Gansler, SPA/BA ’17, and Matthew Waskiewicz, SPA/BA ’16, will study in the United Kingdom this summer after receiving Fulbright Summer Institute awards.
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Polarization Reason for Country’s Governing Problems

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:33
Professors Jim Thurber and Jennifer Lawless examined political polarization during a recent conference on "American Gridlock: Causes, Characteristics and Consequences of Polarization."
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GOP Most Responsible for Political Dysfunction

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:09
Top scholars from around the United States examined political polarization from a variety of perspectives at a recent conference on "American Gridlock: Causes, Characteristics and Consequences of Polarization."
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Greetings from Chip Griffin

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 16:49
Greetings from Chip Griffin
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Rising Treatment Costs Drive Health Care Spending

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 16:04
New comprehensive study also reveals increased disease cases have modest impact on spending growth.
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Commencement Stories from the Class of 2014

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 15:51
Read stories of inspiring graduates from the class of 2014.
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French Government Knights CAS Dean

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 15:07
Peter Starr most recent American University academic to be knighted by a foreign country.
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SPA Students, Faculty and Staff Earn Numerous Awards

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 14:17
Several students, faculty and staff from across the School of Public Affairs have been honored for their academic and service achievements over the past year.
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In Memoriam: Dr. Samuel Halperin

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 13:59
May 13, 2014

The GW Libraries are saddened by the passing of Dr. Samuel Halperin, a longtime member of the GW Libraries Development Advisory Council and benefactor of our Special Collections,including the Kiev Judaica Collection. Dr. Halperin was a true partner in helping us develop in stature as a university library. He valued education and research resources at every level. His love of learning was apparent in all his professional and volunteer endeavors. He will be sorely missed.

Read more about Dr. Samuel Halperin and his impact on access to public education and national education policy in the Washington Post article celebrating his life. 

 

led George Washington University's Institute for Education Leadership from 1969-81 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?n=samuel-h...

Legacy Families Celebrate AU Commencement

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 12:11
Twenty-seven AU legacies graduated this May and reflected on their family connections to AU.
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Terrorists Strategically Avoid Credit for Attacks

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:52
Terrorist groups avoid truthfully claiming responsibility for attacks for strategic reasons, argue SPA researchers.
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