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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Taimur Khan

American University News - Tue, 12/20/2016 - 00:00
Cultural marginalization never stopped this Ph.D. grad.
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MBA Student Travels to Colombia for Consulting Project

American University News - Mon, 12/19/2016 - 00:00
Sam Schofield enrolled in Kogod’s Full-time MBA (FTMBA) program wondering how he could impact the international business community. The Global Consulting Practicum gave Schofield the global experience he needed.
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AU Launches Crowdfunding Platform

American University News - Mon, 12/19/2016 - 00:00
American University's Office of Development and Alumni Relations recently launched UFUND.
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New Faces of CAS

American University News - Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
CAS welcomed diverse, accomplished group of new faculty in fall 2016.
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Witchcraft, Social Capital, and Progress

American University News - Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
Study links witchcraft beliefs and erosion of social capital
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eSports at the White House

American University News - Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
AU Game Lab students attend White House Competitive Gaming Event
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New Report Finds Health Wearable Devices Pose Consumer and Privacy Risks

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
An extensive new report published by the Center for Digital Democracy and American University tackles the complicated issue of health wearables and big data systems from every angle.
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Lillian Klein Abensohn

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
A driving force behind AU’s Center for Israel Studies
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Cutting Edge Science, Cutting Edge Facilities

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
College invests in new homes for the sciences
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Summer of Opportunity

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
CAS LEAD students fill their summers with leadership and adventure.
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The Looking Glass Visits the AU Museum

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
Latin American Artists and Identities
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Making a Difference in the Field

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
AU School of Education students are developing education policy and putting it into practice in the real world.
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Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden to Deliver Fall 2016 Commencement Address

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
American University will celebrate nearly 500 graduates who will participate in a Fall Commencement Ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 21.
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New Report Finds Health Wearable Devices Pose New Consumer and Privacy Risks

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
The report from Kathryn Montgomery Center for Digital Democracy urges policymakers to exercise more oversight over the e-health industry, including creating new rules for data collection and protection.
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Kogod Students Win National Case Competition

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
Current PMBA students Kelsey Branch and Christopher Correnti never thought they'd pursue business degrees. They also never dreamed they'd become active student leaders at Kogod -- leaders who would represent the school at a national level.
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Winter is Coming: Get cozy with these Titles

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
This month’s collection highlight article deals with all things winter which means each item has the word “winter” in the title. Bundle up with these cool picks.
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Mixed: Documentary to Explore Interracial Families

American University News - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 00:00
The film, co-directed by Leena Jayaswal and Caty Borum Chattoo, is slated for release in 2017.
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Register Now! UNIV 370

George Mason University - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 14:17

Are you a Mason undergraduate student working on an original research, independent study, senior design or capstone project? Are you thinking about submitting your research for publication? Would you like to learn more about the publication process?  UNIV 370: Navigating the Academic Publishing Process is the class for you!

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • identify and select appropriate publication/presentation venues
  • prepare a publication proposal
  • prepare a paper for publication/presentation
  • survive the peer review process
  • identify and avoid ethical issues related to publication and copyright

UNIV 370: Navigating the Academic Publishing Process details:

  • When: Tuesdays, 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Where: Fenwick Library, Rm 1014A
  • Credits: 0 to 1 credits
  • Instructors:
    • Theresa Calcagno, Research Librarian
    • Claudia Holland, Scholarly Communication Librarian

Need more information? Contact Theresa Calcagno, tcalcagn at gmu.edu

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A Lens on Diversity in our Cities

American University News - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 00:00
Michael Bader’s data is all about changing neighborhoods
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Mixing it Up

American University News - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 00:00
Emily Heppen reflects on everything she has learned in her M.S. Real Estate classes as the semester wraps up.
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