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Former EPA Director Gina McCarthy Visits the School of Public Affairs

American University News - 16 hours 7 min ago
Former Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Gina McCarthy, visited with American University School of Public Affairs students, faculty, and the community to talk about environmental policy.
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Public School Principals All Have Management Styles. Which is Best?

American University News - 16 hours 7 min ago
New research by AU School of Public Affairs’ Nathan Favero examines just what kind of public management style leads to the better outcomes.
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A Morning with Entrepreneur Daymond John

American University News - 16 hours 7 min ago
Read about our conversation with Daymond John, where he offers rich insight into his own journey—what motivates him, what impassions him, and how he got to where he is today.
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Volcanic Eruptions in the Age of Climate Change

American University News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 00:00
Valentina Aquila, an assistant professor of environmental science, is an atmospheric scientist who uses global climate models, as well as satellite, aircraft, and ground based observation to understand the role aerosols play in the world’s climate system.
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Kogod Ramps Up for Small Business Saturday

American University News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 00:00
Ever heard of small business Saturday? If you’re a local business-lover like us, it’s definitely a day worth celebrating.
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Cuba Libre: New Book Recommends Foreign Policy with Empathy

American University News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 00:00
SIS Professor Philip Brenner explores Cuban history and identity.
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The Princeton Review Ranks Kogod Greatest Opportunities for Minorities, Women

American University News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 00:00
This Fall, The Princeton Review ranked Kogod #3 for greatest opportunities for minorities, and #4 for greatest opportunities for women.
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'Get Out' is a Comedy? Russell Williams Explains

American University News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 00:00
A distinguished filmmaker in residence at American University's School of Communication explains why Get Out is entered as a comedy in the Golden Globe awards.
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Patriot Pantry Donation Drive

George Mason University - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 05:46

From November 27 through December 1, Gateway and Fenwick Libraries are collecting donations for Patriot Pantry. Drop off your items at either Gateway or Fenwick Library Service Desks. For each item you donate, you will receive one raffle ticket per item you bring – and the chance to win fun prizes! Winners will be contacted by e-mail. For more information, contact Allison O’Connor, aoconnor@gmu.edu, 703-993-9055.  Patriot Pantry needs include:

Trail Mixes Nut Mixes Crackers with Cheese Crackers with                Peanut Butter Whole Grain Chips Canned           Chicken Shelf-stable Meals Multi-Grain Chips Lotion Pasta Laundry Soap Pasta Sauce Organic Items Body Wash Dryer Sheets Kleenex (Boxes)

 

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Fundraising Underway for New Hall of Science

American University News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
American University has launched an initiative to raise $40 million to construct a state-of-the-art Hall of Science.
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Inspiring Change, Making a Difference

American University News - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 00:00
Genever Oppong, BSA minoring in finance, ’18, is a change-maker. It’s why she pursued business education in the first place.
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SOC goes to NCA 2017

American University News - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 00:00
Faculty and PhD students will represent the School of Communication at the National Communication Association annual conference on November 16-19, 2017.
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Did Trump’s charm offensive work in the Philippines?

American University News - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 00:00
President Trump's whirlwind tour of Asia revealed that Trump’s style of diplomacy focuses more on his personal relationships with world leaders than diplomatic relations between countries.
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A Look at Lebanon: Untangling the Relationship Between NGOs and Local Governments

American University News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
A new report by SPA faculty explores the relationship between nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and local governments in developing countries.
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Shaping the Future – The 2017 President's Circle Celebration

American University News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
AU donors and friends joined President Sylvia Burwell at the President’s Circle Celebration to celebrate and reflect on the many ways AU looks to the future and leads.
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All-American Success!

American University News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
All-American Weekend was filled with laughter, great weather, and lots of fun! Hundreds of alumni returned relive their days at American University and participate in a wide variety of events throughout the city.
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Early Leader: The First Black SG President Reflects on AU in the 1960s

American University News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
Norman Early went on to become Denver’s district attorney.
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Healing Together

American University News - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 00:00
Women of Color Healing and Empowerment Circles aim to help students replenish themselves in order to thrive and lead.
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