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SPA Professor Receives Prestigious Award from National Image Inc.

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:00
SPA Professor Patrick Malone, director of the Key Executive Leadership Program, received the Equity and Excellence Hispanic Employment Program Manager Award from National Image Inc.
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AU Launches International Accelerator Program

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 00:00
New program with Shorelight gives international students the opportunity to study at AU.
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Is Engineering the Climate the Way Forward?

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 00:00
Climate engineering is large-scale, highly technological human manipulation of the atmosphere.
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SIS Establishes Memorial Fund to Study the District of Columbia in Honor of Beloved Alumnus

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 00:00
Message from the Dean: SIS Establishes Memorial Fund to Study the District of Columbia in Honor of Beloved Alumnus
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Looking Back at a Legend

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 00:00
The AU community offers fond memories of the late, great Julian Bond.
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Student Assists Myanmar Refugees in Malaysia

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 00:00
Alya Shaiful Bahari, SIS/BA ’16, received the AU Scholars and Artists Fellowship Award to study Myanmar refugees in Kuala Lumpur this past summer.
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New Environmental Science Courses Offered at AU and in Kenya

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 00:00
Focus on environmental issues in East Africa
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New Concert Series at American University Museum

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 00:00
First concert is on Thursday, October 8, at 7:30 p.m.
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Student Becomes Teacher; Former Washington Semester Student Now Professor in Program

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 00:00
Washington Semester Student now Professor in Program
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Gender and Sexuality Collection Comes to AU Library

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 00:00
This summer, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion's Gender and Sexuality Library material was integrated into the general collection at the Bender Library, a shift which will make this important collection even more accessible.
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We, the People: Citizen Input Helps Constitutions, Study Suggests

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 00:00
A study by Todd Eisenstadt, Carl LeVan, and Tofigh Maboudi suggests that democracies may be stronger when ordinary citizens are involved in the initial stages of reforming of their country’s constitution.
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Jina Etienne: New President and CEO of NABA

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00
The National Black Association of Accountants selected Kogod alumnus and adjunct professor Jina Etienne as its next President and CEO
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Welcome Paul Manuel, SPA Leadership Program Director

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00
Paul Christopher Manuel has joined AU School of Public Affairs as new director of the SPA Leadership Program and professor of government.
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Decline and Fall of the Boardwalk Empire

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00
Two AU alums detail the economic plight of Atlantic City casino workers.
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Becca Peixotto Speaks at AU

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00
AU student helped excavate new human species Homo naledi.
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Students Examine Water and Peacebuilding in Middle East

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00
A practicum team from the School of International Service traveled to Israel and the Palestinian West Bank for two weeks this summer to assess the peacebuilding significance of household-level wastewater treatment systems.
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Earning Bylines and Building Networks

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00
This semester American University senior, Alexandra Korba, has already published an article about Tom Hardy, reviewed films and books, and interviewed celebrities.
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USA Today Ranks American University Journalism Program in Top 10

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00
The report cites AU’s DC location as an optimal area for students interested in news and politics.
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For Grad Student, Priestly and Diplomatic Inspiration in Pope’s Visit

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00
Didace Kamana hopes to build peace through his studies and theology.
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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Resell

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00
Helen Lee, MBA ’16, worked with the AU students zero waste club to make move-out and move-in better for the environment and easier on students’ wallets.
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