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Changing the Brain and Watching it Happen

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
Recent advances in neuroscience have made it possible to modulate brain activity.
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At the Intersection of Business and Biology

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
The Professional Science Master’s of Biotechnology at American University is unique because it includes business classes and internship requirements, in addition to core science courses.
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Cuba: From Ridge to Reef

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
Over the 2016 spring break, a group of American University students in their first year of the AU Scholars program travelled from Washington, DC, to Havana, Cuba.
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SOC Classes Gearing Up for Election Day

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
Journalism students prepare to cover election day, live from our nation's capitol.
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AU: The Stem Cell of Pre-Med Programs

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
American University’s premedical program, though small, has had great success.
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Sequential Analysis: Uncovering New Statistical Methods to Solve Some of the World's Biggest Challenges

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
Professor Michael Baron's research on sequential analysis and multiple hypothesis testing.
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Million Dollar Advice

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 00:00
Kogod students got expert advice (about life and business) from D.C. professional Michael Sapir.
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Public Health Research with National Implications

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
Being a public health student at American University provides the opportunity for unique experiences beyond the classroom, due to the university’s location in the nation’s capital.
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Corsets: Male Desire or Female Agency?

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
The recent popularity of waist training has brought corsets back to the forefront of fashion, even if they are no longer called corsets.
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Chemistry Chair's Research to Develop High Performance Catalysts

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
Shouzhong Zou works with his team on catalysis research that addresses current issues relating to the environment and energy.
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The Intrigue in Excrement

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
A student of College faculty members Colin Saldanha and Christopher Tudge, Kramer extracts the hormone samples for her research from fecal matter of gorillas housed at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Zoological Park in Washington, DC.
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AU's Center for Behavioral Neuroscience

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
At American University, an active multidisciplinary neuroscience research environment is offered to both faculty and students and made possible through the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience.
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Introduction to the AU Physics Department

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
This is a unique physics department for many reasons, from the research opportunities to the diversity statistics.
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Dr. Elizabeth Cotter Promoted to Assistant Professor

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
Dr. Elizabeth Cotter in the Department of Health Studies was officially promoted to the position of Assistant Professor.
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Creating the Latin American “other” in the US

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
SIS Summer Scholars Research Fellowship recipient Bill Kakenmaster, SIS/BA ’17, explains his research on how US-Latin American identities are constructed through othering discourse in US print media.
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Presidential Predictions: No Polls, No Pundits

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
AU History Professor Allan Lichtman discusses presidential prediction models with professor of computer science.
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International Internships & Cross-Cultural Connections

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
Undergraduate business student, Stephanie DiLoreto, got hands-on internship experience while exploring China.
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Changing the Election Game

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
Game design can be a powerful tool in a activist's toolbox.
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Game Changer: Kelli Dunlap

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
Game design can be a powerful tool in a campaign's toolbox.
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“The Pollsters” Talk About the Countdown to Election 2016

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
The hosts of popular podcast, The Pollsters, came to AU for an event co-hosted by the School of Public Affairs and the School of Communication.
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