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#SPA80for80: Lauren E. Beck, BA/SPA ’94

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 00:00
Lauren Beck represents Kellogg Company to the U.S. Congress with a focus on nutrition and supply chain policy.
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#SPA80for80: Brianne Nadeau, SPA/MPP ’06

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 00:00
Recently elected as Washington DC’s Ward 1 councilmember, Brianne Nadeau brings a commitment to community activism and expertise in communications and advocacy.
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Julie Drizin Named First Executive Director of Current

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 00:00
The public media journalist, producer, and critic will lead the newspaper and website as it expands its coverage and impact in U.S. public and nonprofit media spaces.
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Stay Cozy in your Kitchen this Winter

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 00:00
Introducing our new cookbook collection! This collection supports a variety of academic programs, including College Writing, Chemistry, and American Studies—and provides new, fun ideas for your weekend baking extravaganza.
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Aces: Volleyball Star Honored by Patriot League

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 00:00
After overcoming adversity as an underclassman, volleyball star Monika Smidova shines at the top of the Patriot League.
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#SPA80for80: Vivian Santora, SPA/MPA ’97

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 00:00
Vivian Santora built a career as fundraising professional and today serves as chief development officer at Women’s World Banking.
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#SPA80for80: Terry Szuplat, SPA/BA ’95

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 00:00
Communication is key for Terry Szuplat, the senior director for speechwriting in President Obama's National Security Council.
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#SPA80for80: Joe Vidulich, SPA/BA ’08

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 00:00
A 2008 graduate of the School of Public Affairs, Joe Vidulich maintains strong ties to the AU community as an advocate for alumni and students alike through the Alumni Board.
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AU 2030: Benjamin Stokes

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 00:00
Incoming SOC professor looks for civic engagement through games.
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#SPA80for80: Eric Eikenberg, SPA/BA ’98

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 00:00
As chief executive officer of the Everglades Foundation, Eric Eikenberg fights with a fervor often reserved for lobbyists and political operatives.
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Spotlight on the International Development Program

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 00:00
Spotlight on the International Development Program
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#SPA80for80: Dr. John Boyer, SPA/PhD ’89

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 00:00
After nearly 40 years of experience in healthcare, in both public and private sectors, Dr. John Boyer continues to look fondly on his experiences at SPA.
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#SPA80fo80: Valerie Merahn Simon, SPA/BA ’94

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 00:00
CLEG major and participant in the inaugural SPA Dean's Leadership program, Valerie Merahn Simon was exposed to career options at SPA that she had never considered before.
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#SPA80for80: Professor Taryn Morrissey

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
Taryn Morrissey, assistant professor at the School of Public Affairs, works to examine and improve public policies for vulnerable children.
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Nuclear Studies Institute: Teaching for Peace

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
Historian Peter Kuznick, Nuclear Studies Institute director, mines the past to provoke dialogue.
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Three JoLT Fellows Named at American University

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
AU Game Lab students will help define and develop disruptive leadership in media and journalism.
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#SPA80for80: Julian Bond

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
Julian Bond brings to SPA a proud history as a leader in the civil rights movement, a voice for social activism, and a facilitator of peace movements all across the country.
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AU Game Lab Presents Pop-Up Video Game Arcade at Smithsonian

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
More than 4,000 people attend pop-up indie event.
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#SPA80for80: Mike Panetta, SPA/BA ’93 and SPA/MA ’94

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 00:00
Mike Panetta is an award-winning public affairs campaign strategist who specializes in using digital and social media for creative issue advocacy and grassroots activism.
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#SPA80for80: Professor Elizabeth Suhay

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 00:00
An expert in American politics, Professor Suhay brings to her scholarship a unique curiosity about how the formation of political opinions.
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