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Interdisciplinary Impact

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 00:00
Sonya Grier believes an interdisciplinary approach leads to powerful solutions to society’s problems.
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International Art and the U.S. Immigrant Experience

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 00:00
American University Museum summer shows explore North & South Korean art, the African influence in Brazil, and artist immigrants of Washington, D.C.
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President Obama Reappoints SPA’s Robert Tobias to IRS Oversight Board

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 00:00
Robert Tobias, an SPA Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, was nominated by President Obama for a second five-year term as a member of the Internal Revenue Service Oversight Board.
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Dial One to Connect

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 00:00
AU undergrad turns a payphone into a gaming hub.
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MacArthur Foundation Awards $1.5 Million to American University Nonprofit News Organization

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 00:00
The Workshop's investigations have been co-published with The New York Times, the New Yorker, the Philadelphia Inquirer, BBC America, MSNBC and more.
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AU Announces Partnership with Marine Corps College of Distance Education

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 00:00
American University School of International Service Announces Partnership with Marine Corps College of Distance Education
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AU Alumna Supports Aspiring Filmmakers

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 00:00
Sophia Neel Kountz, SOC/MA '85, established the Neel Foundation Fund in honor of John Douglass to support Film and Media Arts graduate students.
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Living for the City

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 00:00
SIS professor looks at D.C. gentrification and the politics of staying put.
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SIS forms new partnership agreement with the U.S. Marine Corps College of Distance Education and Training

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 00:00
SIS forms new partnership agreement with the U.S. Marine Corps College of Distance Education and Training.
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SPA Assistant Professor Lewis Faulk Named CORD Fellow

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 00:00
SPA Assistant Professor Lewis Faulk has been appointed a research fellow of the Center for Organization Research and Design at the Arizona State University School of Public Affairs.
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From MCAT to Peace Corps: An alumnus’ journey to a career in international affairs

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 00:00
Thanks to his Peace Corps service in Thailand, Kyle Livingston, SIS/MA ’15 discovered a passion for international affairs.
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President Obama Honors American University Students with Service Award

Thu, 06/02/2016 - 00:00
Maria Rose Belding and Zoey Jordan Salsbury were recognized for their work with MEANS Database, a nonprofit that uses technology to connect food pantries to each other and to local donors.
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AU’s Energy & Engineering Staff on Net Zero Energy

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 00:00
The Energy & Engineering department currently has a number of initiatives to help AU work towards a net zero energy status.
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Investing in Green: Corporate Strategies That Address Environmental Sustainability

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 00:00
Three environmental leaders recently discussed financing low-carbon energy resources at the AU School of Public Affairs Scher Sustainability Forum on Private-Public Financing for Global Sustainability.
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Film as a Powerful Medium for Change

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 00:00
Graduate film student Enrique Huaiquil uses skills learned at SOC to impact change around federal mandatory minimum sentencing.
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When the Cupboard is Bare

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 00:00
According to a new study published in the journal Children and Youth Services Review, children are at risk for food insecurity in communities across the income spectrum.
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Conference proposes reform of global financial governance

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 00:00
Professor C. Randall Henning released a new book at a conference on April 14 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C.
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Film as a Powerful Medium

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 00:00
Graduate film student Enrique Huaiquil uses skills learned at SOC to impact change around federal mandatory minimum sentencing.
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Affecting Change through Social Entrepreneurship

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 00:00
Terjesen is excited to join the Center’s faculty and the AU community.
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How I Netted a Filmmaking Job in the Keys

Thu, 05/26/2016 - 00:00
Alum David Ruck shares how he was able to land a job in the Florida Keys doing exactly what he wants -make amazing films.
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