University News

“Images of Forgiveness” Comes to Bender Library

American University News - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:50
“Images of Forgiveness” is a thought-provoking collection of photos and personal narratives exploring forgiveness. This free exhibit is open to everyone and will be on display from Monday, Sept 15 to Friday Sept 26.
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Announcing the 2014 AU Alumni Award Winners

American University News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 14:30
The AU Alumni Board announces the 2014 Alumni Awards recipients and the October 18 event details.
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U.S. News Again Ranks Marymount in Top Tier of Regional Universities

Marymount University - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 19:31
U.S. News Again Ranks Marymount in Top Tier of Regional Universities
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New Research Resources: August 2014

George Mason University - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 16:16

Check out the new online resources added to George Mason University Libraries’ collections in August 2014. You can also search for all recently added items via the Mason Classic Catalog. Mason students, faculty and staff are welcome to suggest library purchases.

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Blank Check

American University News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 13:35
SIS professor’s new book tackles the law that unleashed a war without end.
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Six Sigma Course offered at Marymount’s Reston Center

Marymount University - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 22:10
Six Sigma Course offered at Marymount’s Reston Center
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Researching Potter

The George Washington University - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:54
September 8, 2014

​Researching Potter
Tuesday, September 16
Gelman Library, Room 219

They say you should write research papers on things that really interest you, so why not write about The Boy Who Lived? Come for a conversation about Harry Potter Studies (yes! that's a thing!) and how to convince your professors to let you bring Hogwarts into your academic projects.

This workshop is presented by librarian Tolonda Henderson, who has presented at academic conferences on Harry Potter and libraries.

Loving Your Figure, Thick or Thin

American University News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:17
American University graduate research and campus services help students with body image concerns.
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GW Libraries Recognized as an Exemplary Program in Information Literacy

The George Washington University - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 08:27
September 8, 2014

GW Libraries have been recognized by the Association of College & Research Libraries as an "Exemplary Program" for "Information Literacy Best Practices" in the category of "Collaboration."  This honor acknowledges the libraries' innovative work with the University Writing Program and the great results of that collaboration for GW students.  Read more about about this award on the "Exemplary Programs" website.

Olympian to Hold Workshops on Staying Safe While Running

Marymount University - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 12:39
Olympian to Hold Workshops on Staying Safe While Running
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Special Collections & Archives Re-opens 9/8

George Mason University - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 15:24

Special Collections & Archives re-opens with regular hours on Monday, September 8, 2014.

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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American University Museum Early Fall Exhibits <br /><br />

American University News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 13:39
Six new exhibitions open starting September 6.
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Real-World Practice Makes Perfect for MSKTG Graduates

American University News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:58
Members of the first MS Marketing cohort land jobs in the area right after graduating from Kogod’s newest graduate program.
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Reading by Author Brando Skyhorse, Thursday September 11

The George Washington University - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:37

The GW English Department invites you to a reading by author Brando Skyhorse, PEN/Hemingway award-winning au

Fenwick Gallery Exhibit: Call + Response 2014

George Mason University - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 17:52

The latest exhibit to be unveiled in Fenwick Gallery features collaborations between visual arts and creative writing students at George Mason University. This exhibit marks the 6th annual exchange  –  “Call + Response” — curated by professors Helen Frederick (School of Art) and Susan Tichy (English Department) as part of the annual  Fall for the Book celebration. The Call + Response theme this year is “In 24 hours, everywhere the dawn rises again.”

Artists and writers were placed into pairs, with one as “caller” and the other as “responder.” Come and see the work each pair produced from their collaboration, ranging in medium from poetry to painting, artists books, photography, printmaking, video and more. The exhibit will be displayed in Fenwick Gallery through early October.

For more information about Fenwick Gallery, please contact Jenna Rinalducci, Art & Art History Librarian, jrinaldu at

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SIS Welcomes New Faculty

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 16:02
The School of International Service is pleased to announce new tenure-line and term faculty members.
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Meet New Art History Professor Ying-Chen Peng

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:24
Ying-Chen Peng is a new assistant professor in the Department of Art.
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Enjoy These Sweet Library Selections for National Honey Month

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:22
September is National Honey Month and to celebrate we combed through our hive to bring you a swarm of resources.
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An Indelible Mark

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:42
SPA Dean Barbara Romzek accepts the prestigious John Gaus Award.
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Global Learning at Ground Level

American University News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 15:25
For those seeking hands-on international experience, competitive scholarships like Fulbright and Boren can prove ideal.
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