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How I Netted a Filmmaking Job in the Keys

Thu, 05/26/2016 - 00:00
Alum David Ruck shares how he was able to land a job in the Florida Keys doing exactly what he wants -make amazing films.
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First Annual Video Art Awards Announced

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00
AU festival highlights video work of 37 students.
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Embracing Diversity

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00
At the Kogod School of Business, an international experience is not just a possibility. It’s a given. "I've met students from many different countries," says Ajay Shah, BSBA ’16. "People from all over the world come to study here."
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Shortchanged

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 00:00
White paper for the tax compliance challenges of small business operations
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Lih Receives National Archives Archivist Award

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 00:00
Lih is a vocal and passionate advocate for the benefit of using web-based tools to spread public knowledge.
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SPA Undergrad Wins Public Service Scholarship

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 00:00
AU’s Washington College of Law has awarded Haley Hawkins SPA/BA ‘16 a PIPS (Public Interest-Public Service) scholarship: full tuition for the three years of law school.
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Workshop to explore role of female fighters in modern conflicts

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 00:00
On May 26, the School of International Service (SIS) will host a workshop called “The Measurement and Conceptualization of Female Combatants” from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Abramson Family Founder’s Room.
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Build Relationships. Not JUST Connections

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 00:00
For AU student Danyal Sheikh, success does not depend on other people. It comes from within.
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Dominguez Distills Science with President Obama for DNews

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 00:00
School of Communication alumnus Trace Dominguez has built a huge following as a science communicator for Discovery.
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AU 2030: Katie DeCicco-Skinner

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 00:00
For this biology professor, cancer research is academic and personal.
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AU Alumni Recruit and Welcome New Students

Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:00
A mix of traditional and innovative engagement opportunities offer many ways to connect with new students.
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Alumna honored for excellence in education

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 00:00
Jessica Cunningham CAS/MAT ’03 is a rising star in the KIPP DC school system.
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Salute to the Class of 2016

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 00:00
American University welcomes more than 3,000 new alumni to the Alumni Association.
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No Ocean Wide Enough to Keep Saudi Student from American University Commencement

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 00:00
Walking across the stage at Bender arena was the end of a long journey to commencement for Mohammed Alhassan Alemary.
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Final Answer?

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 00:00
Recent AU grad wins $30,000 on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.
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The Business of Giving Back

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 00:00
AU student Gian Varela is not in the entertainment industry just for himself. His career is about giving back to others.
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Do Witchcraft Beliefs Halt Economic Progress?

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 00:00
A new study by American University Economics Prof. Boris Gershman reveals high levels of mistrust and erosion of social capital among people in regions worldwide where witchcraft beliefs are present.
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Undergraduates Present Research Findings During the 8th Annual Symposium

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 00:00
AU’s School of Public Affairs (SPA) held its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Wednesday, April 20, 2016.
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From Africa to AU: Associate Professor Steven Taylor Wouldn’t Miss Graduation for the World

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 00:00
Many people will travel far distances to witness friends and family as they graduate from SPA. Among those who have travelled the farthest to attend commencement is SPA Associate Professor Steven Taylor.
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Public Affairs Ph.D. Programs Announce Graduate Placements

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 00:00
Three AU School of Public Affairs doctoral students graduating this spring have accepted teaching positions at major universities across the country.
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