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#SPA80for80: Professor Tricia Bacon

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 16:52
Tricia Bacon bring 11 years of counterterrorism experience at the State Department and her award-winning research to AU's classrooms.
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Childhood Obesity and Cognition: Exploring the Link

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 16:24
Psychology Prof. Terry Davidson will chair a symposium of scientists next month, the first gathering of its kind that is focused on obesity and cognition in children and adolescents.
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Women on the Verge Coming to AU

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:12
A Q&A with performing arts professor Carl Menninger.
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Meet New Mathematics and Statistics Professor Kristina Crona

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 11:40
Kristina Crona is a new assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
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#SPA80for80: Jennifer Lawless, Director, Women & Politics Institute

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 13:46
Jennifer Lawless has a fundamental question that drives her research at SPA: Why are there so few women in positions of political power?
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Steiner Scholarship Supports Aspiring Diplomats

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:36
Mycal Ford, a student of East Asian Politics who was the first in his family to graduate from college, is the inaugural recipient of the newly-endowed Martin H. Steiner Scholarship.
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#SPA80for80: Yuval Levin, SPA/BA ’99

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 17:41
Yuval Levin is an accomplished political thinker and prolific writer who found his niche in Washington, DC during his undergrad studies at American University’s School of Public Affairs.
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Dean's Picks: A Legacy of Leaders

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:51
In this issue of Dean's Picks, SOC showcases top achievements of 2014.
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National Gallery of Art Partners with American University to Host International Cinema Series on AU Campus

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 16:23
The National Gallery of Art partners with SOC for multiyear film series.
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#SPA80for80: Marguerite Jimenez, SPA/PhD ’13

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 15:08
Marguerite Jimenez, recently named one of 15 White House Fellows for 2014-2015, says she chose SPA "because of the school's historic commitment to public scholarship."
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AU Hosts Night Of Impassioned Debate In The Race For DC Mayor

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:28
American University hosted the first DC mayoral debate of the 2014 general election campaign season on September 18.
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Students Explore Water and Cooperation in the Middle East

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:43
This summer, SIS offered a graduate practicum on “Water, Cooperation, and Peace in the Middle East.”
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#SPA80for80: Vicky Wilkins, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 17:02
When it comes to academic work, Vicky Wilkins covers all the bases.
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Community-Based Learning Builds Advocates, Activists

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:57
Chante Harris continues three generations of advocacy through AU’s service-learning.
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Nifty Fifty at AU

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:29
Professor Arthur Shapiro named Nifty Fifty speaker for promoting STEM activities.
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Jamming at the White House

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:50
AU professors invited to first White House Educational Game Jam.
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AU Economics Professor Wins Two Prestigious Grants

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:48
Professor Paul Winters will study efficacy of economic programs in Africa.
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#SPA80for80: Matthew Waskiewicz, SPA/BA, CAS/BS ’16

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:09
A double-major between SPA and CAS, Waskiewicz hopes to translate his studies into policy change in his home state of Massachusetts.
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Focus on Military Families at VIP Screening

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:42
'Fort Bliss' event drew star Michelle Monaghan and Colonel Parker of the White House’s Joining Forces initiative.
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Building the Knowledge Network

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 15:20
Meet American University’s new faculty members. 
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