University News

Student Explores Migration Pressures in Mexico

American University News - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 00:00
A spring 2015 practicum team, led by former senior government official Fulton Armstrong of the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, traveled to Mexico to examine migration pressures from Central America to the United States.
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Leadership Students Tackle Over 30 Social Issues

American University News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 00:00
This year, first-years are addressing issues including adult illiteracy in D.C., excess waste on AU’s campus from disposable cups, and inadequate resources for homeless veterans.
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Leadership Students Bring Talents to the White House

American University News - Wed, 05/20/2015 - 00:00
Since 2011, ten Leadership Program students have brought their talents to internships in the White House.
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The Pacific Trade Deal -- Three Questions for Stephen Silvia

American University News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 00:00
President Obama is trying to finalize the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a large trade accord with eleven nations in the Pacific Rim. We asked Professor Stephen Silvia, an expert on labor issues, for some insights:
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BleakHouse Poetry Press honors social justice writers, artists

American University News - Tue, 05/19/2015 - 00:00
BleakHouse Publishing, an independent press founded by School of Public Affairs Professor Robert Johnson recently honored members of the publishing house for their outstanding work.
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Virtual Reference Summer Hours

George Mason University - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 11:32

Mason LIbraries is providing its popular virtual reference service throughout the summer.  Staff are online Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find us at library.gmu.edu/ask

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Memorial Day Closures

The George Washington University - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 10:20
May 18, 2015

Gelman, Eckles, and the Virginia Science & Technology Campus Libraries will be closed Sunday, May 24, and Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

Gelman will close at 11pm on Saturday, May 23 and reopen at 8am on Tuesday, May 26.

Eckles and the Virginia Science & Technology Campus Libraries will close at 5pm on Friday, May 22 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday, May 26.

Mason Libraries Summer Hours

George Mason University - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 07:11

Summer hours for all Mason Libraries are posted. Please note exceptions for Memorial Day and Independence Day holidays.

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Leadership Hits the Campaign Trail

American University News - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 00:00
American University's Leadership students showed why AU was voted the most politically active campus as they took part in many local and national political campaigns.
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Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance hosts official launch party in DC

American University News - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 00:00
The Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance kicked off its presence in Washington, DC earlier this month.
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SPA’s Online MPAP Program Ranked Among Top Ten in the Nation

American University News - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 00:00
Top Management Degrees rated SPA’s online program, directed by assistant professor Sonja Walti, as #6 in the country, and highest overall throughout the Washington, DC-area.
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Women’s Council Supports Pakistani Entrepreneurs

American University News - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 00:00
The U.S.-Pakistan Women’s Council, established by American University and the U.S. Department of State, is based at the School of International Service and is committed to increasing the number of Pakistani women in the workplace.
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College of Arts and Sciences Honors Retiring Faculty

American University News - Mon, 05/18/2015 - 00:00
Seven distinguished faculty members retire after long careers at AU.
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Greetings from Andrea Murino, SPA/BA '98

American University News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 00:00
A message from Alumni Association President Andrea Agathoklis Murino, SPA/BA '98
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Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance Hosts Launch Party in DC

American University News - Fri, 05/15/2015 - 00:00
The Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance kicked off its presence in Washington, DC this month.
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