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Two Steps Forward: Grad Student’s Film to Screen at DC Black Film Festival

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:00
R. Kayeen Thomas is earning his MFA in film and electronic media.
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Filming Bears, Opossums and a Pygmy Hippo for HSUS

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 00:00
An American University film student spent part of her summer taking on new challenges, including filming wild animals up close for the Humane Society of the US Fund for Animals Wildlife Center in Ramona, CA.
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For Capitol Hill Interns, Here’s Someone to Know

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 00:00
A seasoned veteran of the House, Senate, and numerous political campaigns, adjunct Professor Adam Sharon offers students essential know-how in political communications
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POLITICO Fellow Shares Her Experience

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:00
Ambar Pardilla has advice to anyone looking for a fellowship or internship.
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4 Titles for the Total Eclipse

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:00
The total eclipse is coming! Prepare for this rare event with these lunar titles from our collection!
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The DC Math Circle Opening This Fall at AU

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:00
Math circles, a tradition imported from Russia, are places where kids get together to discuss challenging problems of the sort that they are unlikely to encounter in school.
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Professor Bird Retires After 29 Years

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 00:00
Barbara Bird, Professor of Management, is retiring after 29 years, leaving a legacy of teaching, research and friendship behind.
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Christine BN Chin leads the way as SIS interim dean

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:00
On August 9, Professor Christine BN Chin stepped into her new role as interim dean of the School of International Service.
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Top-Notch Communication Faculty Head to Chicago

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 00:00
Awards, panels and presentations await SOC faculty at the Association for Education in Media and Communication Conference.
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Eyes Set on Law School, one Washington Semester Student Helps Protect Veterans’ Rights

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 00:00
Rising senior Maya Peebles shares her experience interning with Student Veterans for America and visiting DC’s most powerful institutions.
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How Greece could escape debtors’ prison – if Europe opens the door

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 00:00
While Greece and its economy seem to be reviving, Professor Randall Henning explains that debt looms over the country's future.
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Whole Foods and Amazon: What Lies Ahead

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 00:00
What major challenges does the acquisition pose? Nelson Amaral, Professor of Marketing and consumer psychologist, addresses this question and more in the following article.
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Biology and Business: How Two AU Alumni are Making a Difference

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 00:00
AU alumni Megan Nelson and Rachel Zayas are advancing science (and business) with their start-up MicroInvestigate. Read more to find out how.
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SPA Helps Launch New Research Partnership with Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:00
Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser SPA/MPP’00 recently announced the creation of a new social science research effort to inform and improve policy. AU School of Public Affairs is the founding academic partner in the effort.
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As Tax Policy Discussions Ramp Up on Capitol Hill, a Call for Thoughtful Research

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:00
Caroline Bruckner doesn’t work on Capitol Hill anymore, but she regularly finds herself back there. Find out how her most recent report, Billion Dollar Blindspot, is making an impact in the policy world.
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From Cradle to College: SOC Professor Pens Book on Parenting

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:00
Chris Palmer’s new book offers practical advice on raising your kids to succeed.
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CAS Students Sail the Pacific for Science

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 00:00
CAS students are sailing for science this summer, taking part in an eight-week SEA Semester program named Protecting the Phoenix Islands.
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On Getting the Dream Job: One WSP Alumnus Says Cultivate Your Passions Early and Often

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 00:00
A World Bank economist and Washington Semester Program alumnus weighs in on the pedestals of career success.
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Bob Briggs Honored for Staff Member Lifetime Achievement Award

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:00
In recognition of 30 years of service advising and mentoring students at AU School of Public Affairs, Academic Counselor Bob Briggs was recently honored with American University’s 2017 Maria Bueno Lifetime Achievement Award.
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American University’s Kumar Is a Power Player Says PR Week

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00
AU Professory Pallavi Kumar is recognized by PRWeek in their 2017 Global Power Book
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