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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
This story on the long and colorful history of the polygraph-and our nerve-wracking, heart-pounding, sweat-inducing experiences with it-is worth your time. We swear.
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A Prideful and Painful Past

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Lonnie Bunch Museum of African American History and Culture
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Product of the System

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Jelani Freeman entered foster care at eight years old. While in one sense he never got out, it never got him.
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Book Smart

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
The purveyor of Capitol Hill Books likes what he likes - just don't say that word in his store.
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Head Games

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Mental performance coach Brian Levenson is helping American University wrestlers off the mat
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Fresh Fruit, En Route

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Molly Amelia My Street Grocery Portland Oregon
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Farming through the farm bill

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Ahead of the Farm Bill 2018: Policy, Politics, and Potential symposium at SIS on March 28, we asked Global Environmental Politics Professor Garrett Graddy-Lovelace about the current and future farm bill
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Q&A: A Dean's Intern's Path Into Journalism and Lessons Learned

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Sara Wise talks about her experiences as a Dean's Intern and her journalism path.
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Capitol Hill Always the Goal

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
Frederic Sottnick chose to participate in the Graduate Professional Studies (GPS) program because he wanted to be at the epicenter of politics.
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AU 2017 Global Health Competition Winners Announced

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
What would you do if you ran a public health nonprofit organization and just received a $400,000 grant to address critical drug abuse issues in our nation, including the opiate addiction crisis, alcohol abuse, and synthetic drug abuse throughout the US?
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Grad Student Receives Merriman Award

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 00:00
Journalism master's student Jordan Houston has been recognized for excellence in broadcast writing, visual storytelling and reporting.
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The Things We Carry

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 00:00
Arielle Bernstein's book will examine how we love and loathe material things.
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New Report Reveals Urgent Need to Educate Americans on Right to Counsel

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 00:00
More than half of Americans are not aware that their right to an attorney in a criminal case is guaranteed by the United States Constitution.
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KCGC Co-hosts Solving Cyber Risk Seminar

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
The Kogod Center for Cybersecurity Governance hosted the Solving Cyber Risk seminar on Tuesday, February 28, bringing together over 75 corporate risk managers, insurance brokers and cybersecurity professionals.
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Overcoming Gender Parity in the Entertainment Industry

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
For Mandy Shimizu, MSA '17, the Women in the Entertainment Industry Panel was more than just a gender discussion. It was professional inspiration.
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SPA Professor Named Distinguished Expert in Social Insurance

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
The National Academy of Social Insurance has named SPA Associate Professor Bradley Hardy as one of its distinguished social insurance experts, and member of its academy.
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Is it Legitimate to Enforce Borders?

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
SPA welcomed Michael James on campus recently for a lecture about immigration as part of its Political Theory Institute’s Spring Colloquium Lecture Series.
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Climate, Energy Expert Joins SPA’s Center for Environmental Policy

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
Paul Bledsoe, an expert specializing in tax policy, energy, natural resources, and climate change, has joined SPA’s Center for Environmental Policy as an adjunct professorial lecturer.
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Graduate Program Helps Students Transition into Adulthood

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 00:00
The time before college graduation can be stressful for many students. Uncertainty about the future, what to do next, and where to go became important questions that need answers --- fast.
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WMP Student Interns with Great Non-Profit

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 00:00
The Washington Mentorship Program gives freshman the opportunity to start their professional careers as soon as they set foot on a college campus.
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