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Harvard’s Robert Putnam Talks About Social Class Lines and Children Divided

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 00:00
Putnam, the Peter and Isabel Malkin Robert Putnam, Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University, spoke to a packed audience as part of SPA Policy Forum series about the growing separation between rich and poor children in America
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Environmental Leadership: The 2016 William K. Reilly Awards

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 00:00
The 2016 William K. Reilly Awards will be held on March 31, 2016. The awards recognize leaders from the private, non-profit and government sectors in environmental and energy policy.
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Investigating Dark Money

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 00:00
Jane Mayer is coming to AU to have a conversation about her new book on the Koch brothers.
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James Casey Co-Chairs Global Biotech & The Law Conference

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 00:00
Members of the AU community encouraged to attend.
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Built to Last

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 00:00
AUWCL’s Tenley Campus ribbon cutting included Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Muriel Bowser.
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AU Professor Wins Best Documentary Award

Tue, 02/16/2016 - 00:00
Denise Saunders Thompson was recognized at San Diego Black Film Festival.
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Digital Diplomacy: Changing the World of Communication

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 00:00
SOC professor, Priya Doshi talks about her panel, digital diplomacy and careers in the field.
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SIS launches foreign policy discussion series featuring Ambassador Thomas Pickering on March 1

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 00:00
Join the School of International Service (SIS) for a series of foreign policy conversations with distinguished Ambassador Thomas Pickering.
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When Job Hunt Excitement Fades, the Ticking Clock Does the Trick

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 00:00
Although a college senior’s job hunt may start as a fun challenge, it is external pressure and consequences that drive the search over the finish line.
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Another Year, Another Happy Ending From Our AU Sweethearts

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 00:00
Check out this year’s entries for our AU Sweethearts Media Project!
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On Founders Day 2016: “Get Clawed to the Ball”

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 00:00
Here’s what we have planned for our second annual giving day
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Gravitational Waves Detected 100 Years After Einstein's Prediction

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 00:00
LIGO opens new window on the universe with observation of gravitational waves from colliding black holes.
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Water Two Days in Two Ways

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
Late March holds two events focusing on water and environmental conservation.
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Speaking Frankly about Entertainment and Social Change

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
Caty Borum Chattoo will speak on social change and media at the frank2016 conference.
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Words of Wisdom from the Science Guy

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
Bill Nye gives an impassioned speech to the AU community.
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Book Notes: Daydreamers

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
Alumnus Jonathan Harper publishes new collection of short stories.
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Introducing 2016 William K. Reilly Award Winner: Robert Perciasepe

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
One of the nation’s foremost figures in environmental policy, Robert Perciasepe, will be awarded the William. K. Reilly Award for Environmental Leadership at the 2016 Reilly Awards on March 28.
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SPA’s Hyde Releases New Edition of <em>Classics of Public Administration</em>

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00
An eighth edition of Classics of Public Administration, the work of SPA Scholar in Residence Albert C. Hyde, has been released by Cengage Learning.
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Case Closed

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 00:00
What do Walmart and Monsanto have in common? Prior to Kogod’s case competition this past Saturday, most students would not have an answer.
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AU Grad Student Publishes Cutting-Edge Research

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:00
Martha Falkenstein’s work focuses on trichotillomania treatments.
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