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Success and Satisfaction by Design

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 00:00
The inspiration for Chris Palmer’s incredibly popular course, “Design Your Life for Success,” came from a student at the American University School of Communication (AU SOC).
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Clawed Made it to The Ball!

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 00:00
More than 660 Eagles gave during Founders Day giving event, raising over $300K in 36 hours.
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Full Circle: Current WSP Students Visit with '94 Alum

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 00:00
Zeuthen Kasper is the Senior Media Advisor for the European Union Delegation to the United States. He made time to visit with current Washington Semester Program students who are in the same program he was in over 20 years prior.
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Poet Ada Limón at AU: A Balance of Softness and Strength

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 00:00
At American University’s latest Visiting Writer’s Series event on March 1, award-winning poet Ada Limón softly removed the barriers between herself and her audience as she shared her poetry with them.
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One-Stop for Election Results in 25 Countries

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 00:00
SPA Professor David Lublin has been gathering election results of upper house legislative races from 25 countries to put together a comprehensive database.
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Race in America: Past, Present, and Future

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 00:00
On February 23, students and faculty from American University and surrounding universities came together at AU’s Katzen Arts Center to hear Jelani Cobb speak
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Maslenitsa at the Embassy of the Russian Federation

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 00:00
Past and Present Students from AU’s Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History Attend Traditional Pre-Lenten Festivity
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Call for 2017 Alumni Awards Nominations

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
Let's nominate our best and brightest to receive one of four alumni awards
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Plotlines of Corruption

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
Through a collaborative research grant, Professor Malini Ranganathan sheds light on the power of corruption stories by examining how citizens in global cities respond to land grabs
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Tweeting and Cheering at Discovery

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
Mirchaye Sahlu shares about a unique opportunity she was offered – and took – as part of her internship at Discover Communications.
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Award-winning documentary filmmaker visits SOC

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
Stanley Nelson, an award- winning documentary filmmaker, will visit American University School of Communication on Tuesday March 7 to discuss his work and experiences with race and racial identity.
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SPA Distinguished Scholar Ken Meier Named Top Public Affairs Researcher

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
SPA Distinguished Scholar in Residence Ken Meier was recently highlighted as the most productive political science researcher, out of a study of nearly 50,000 academics
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Reproductive Justice and Cupcakes

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 00:00
Public Health Scholar Esha Dholia organized and hosted a "Reproductive Justice 101" training at American University.
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Students' Reflections on the First International Mariinsky Far East Festival in Vladivostok

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 00:00
Carmel Scholarship Recipients Experience the Arts in Russia's Far East
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A.U. Alumnus Returns as a Professor and an Advocate for Artists

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 00:00
Linda Bloss-Baum reflects on her shift from AU alumna to AU professor, and how her course, “Protecting the Creative Class,” helps Kogod students envision a career in Business and Entertainment.
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Legend Has It: Prof Shows Fake News a Problem Long Before Facebook

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 00:00
W. Joseph Campbell's updated book takes on false quotes, additional media myths.
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Trump’s address to Congress: Expert reaction

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 00:00
After Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress, Professor Jordan Tama reacts to bipartisanship under Trump "for The Conversation."
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AU No.1 among Medium, Grad Schools for 2017 Peace Corps Ranking

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 00:00
AU recognized as one of top volunteer-producing universities in nation.
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AU and Audubon Work to Make Campus an Environmental Sanctuary

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 00:00
Thanks to a team of environmental science students, American University recently received certification in Environmental Planning from the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program (ACSP).
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WMP Helps Students Transition into College Life

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 00:00
The Washington Mentorship Program is a great opportunity for anyone who takes advantage of all it has to offer. Elizabeth Williams entered the program as a freshman at American University in the fall of 2012.
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