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Civil Unrest Leads to Student Achievement Decline, Says New Study

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00
A new study published by the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) on August 2, 2016, outlines the implications of civic unrest for educational policy and practice.
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Linked by Stories

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 00:00
MFA alumna on five books that inspired her.
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AU 2030: Taryn Morrissey

Wed, 07/27/2016 - 00:00
SPA professor studies vulnerable children and the achievement gap.
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Transgender Trailblazer Alumna Will Speak at Democratic National Convention

Tue, 07/26/2016 - 00:00
Sarah McBride will be first openly transgender individual to address national convention of either political party.
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Islamic Finance

Tue, 07/26/2016 - 00:00
Professor Nakshbendi offers a new course series offering in Islamic Finance at Kogod.
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Home Office

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:00
Networking at the playground, working after bedtime: two WCL alumnae are redefining working motherhood
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A Clear Vision

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:00
Jane Gomez sees a future free of degenerative retinal disease
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Cirque du Street Play

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:00
When he's not flying through the air with the greatest of ease, trapeze artist Darren Rabinowitz is running away with Street Light Circus: the greatest show in DC.
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Another Miracle on Ice?

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:00
For Savannah Graybill and other AU Olympic hopefuls, glory is one workout away.
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From Beer to Business

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 00:00
For AU Professor Judith Spector, beer is not just a beverage. It’s a teaching mechanism. "The beer industry is an ideal outlet for learning the complexities of the business world," she says.
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Internship at USA Today: Still Learning

Wed, 07/20/2016 - 00:00
Dean's Intern Berna Elibuyuk gives a first person account about her experience at USA Today.
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Fantastic Pokémon and Where to Find Them at AU

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 00:00
Answer: Pretty much everywhere on campus.
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Anarchy in the UK?

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 00:00
AU history professor discusses Brexit and the new British prime minister.
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Presidential Search Update

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 00:00
AU’s presidential search committee finalized the position description and welcomes nominations for president.
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Professor Participates in Ken Burns Facebook Trump Project

Mon, 07/18/2016 - 00:00
New Facebook project produced by Pulitzer Prize winning historian David McCullough.
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Learning Beyond Graduation Through Alumni Audit Program

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 00:00
Thomas Oakley, Kogod/MBA ’98, began the Alumni Audit program in fall 2012 and has participated nearly every semester since.
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As Body Mass Index Increases, So Does Spread of Multiple Myeloma

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 00:00
In a new study published in Cancer Letters, American University researchers show how, as body mass index increases, so does the growth and spread of the blood cancer multiple myeloma.
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Join the #AUElectionMap

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 00:00
Sign on to the Election Map to share what you are doing this election cycle.
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Building a Strategic Communications Plan for Marriott

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 00:00
“Having Marriott as a client for PR Portfolio was my ultimate dream after 10 years of teaching this class,” said Professor Pallvi Kumar.
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High Times for Students

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 00:00
SPA Assistant Professor Seth Gershenson researches the effects of marijuana usage on educational productivity.
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