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Talk on School Violence Fifteen Years After Columbine

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:50
Lynn Addington, an associate professor in the Department of Justice, Law & Criminology, suggested that the Columbine incident constituted a cultural shift in how the public viewed school violence.
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Bridging Wikipedia's ‘GLAM’ Gap

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:17
Professor Andrew Lih's students spread public knowledge, dodge social-media pitfalls.
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Mandi Stewart Named Penn Social Impact Doctoral Fellow

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:48
Mandi Stewart received a prestigious fellowship that brings together doctoral students to critically examine issues in the nonprofit sector.
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5 Cool Research Tools

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 14:45
The AU Library wants to make your research easier and more rewarding. Here are five of the terrific tools that we offer to make your academic life a little simpler.
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2014 Mathias Student Research Conference Winners Announced

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:18
Undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students win at 24nd annual Student Research Conference.
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Terrorism Expert Wins Morton Bender Prize

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:00
Joseph Young, an expert on terrorism and homeland security at American University’s School of Public Affairs, has been awarded the Morton Bender Prize.
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New York Alumni Among AU's Most Engaged

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:36
Three alumni volunteers share why it’s an exciting time to be an AU alumni in NYC.
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BleakHouse Press Honors Outstanding Writers

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:31
BleakHouse Publishing, an independent, not-for-profit press devoted to social justice, hosted its annual awards ceremony to honor the most outstanding BleakHouse writers of the year.
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See What We Have to Offer at the Music Library

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 15:26
The AU Music Library is home to a range of materials and services available to all students. With a collection that includes musicals on DVD; over 10,000 CDs; scores; and music magazines, we have something for everyone.
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Taking Advantage of the SIS Backyard

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:07
Washington, D.C. is the hub for the nation’s foreign policy. AU’s School of International Service (SIS) is an arm’s length away from some of the most influential embassies, world leaders, and agencies in the world.
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SIS Shines at ISA Convention

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:47
Dozens of SIS faculty and students recently returned from the 55th annual convention of the International Studies Association.
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Baby Steps in Toddler Gaming

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:52
The results of the AU Association for Computing Machinery’s Baby Steps: A Game Jam for Toddlers event.
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Kogod Network 2014

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:21
Annual career development event connects Kogod students, alumni, for mock interviews and networking.
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Merging Theatre and International Relations

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:46
Jeff Gan ’14 finds his sweet spot at the junction of theatre and international relations.
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The “L” Word

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 16:12
Despite the negative stereotypes, AU professors and students explain the merits of lobbying.
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PEERS Take a Stand on Sexual Assault Prevention

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 15:55
One student group represents a campus united in support.
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Chemistry Professors Improve Furniture Smoldering Test

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 12:54
Results show that current test can severely underestimate smoldering-combustion propensity in real furniture
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Clinton Ambassador to Deliver Perlmutter Lecture

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 11:50
Stuart Eizenstat will discuss major geopolitical, economic and security challenges that are reshaping the Jewish world.
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IR Online Mobile Application Now Available

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 18:00
New app helps close the mobile gap for students across the globe.
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Forecasting Space Weather

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 17:08
Student Dhanesh Krishnarao’s NASA internship sparked interest in space weather research.
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