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Intercultural Management Institute Hosts Fulbright Orientation

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:55
The Intercultural Management Institute (IMI) at American University’s School of International Service recently hosted the 2014 Fulbright Global Gateway Orientation for seventy incoming Fulbright students from forty-seven different countries.
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Neuroscience Booming at AU

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:19
With new programs in the sciences, AU is growing as a hub of research excellence.
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#SPA80fo80: Jodi McCarthy, SPA/MPA ’10

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:51
Jodi S. McCarthy, director of the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Air Traffic Control Facilities Directorate (ATCF), is an exemplary leader responsible for a number of high profile and politically charged projects.
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Tobias Receives the Stockberger Award

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:20
Robert Tobias, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the field of public sector human resource management, received the Stockberger award.
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PPL Scholars Visit Oyster Adams School on Constitution Day

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 13:04
First-year Politics, Policy, and Law scholars spent Constitution Day volunteering and working with students at Oyster Adams Bilingual School.
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A Month to Celebrate

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 09:06
Latino students are making an impact at AU.
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PR Pros Share Insights at NYC@AU2

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 15:12
Alums say tenacity and networking are key to building a career in public relations.
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Never Too Late: Final Semester Course Guides Alumna’s Career Path<br />

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:41
Christyn Enser, BA/SOC/CAS ’14, learned IT skills from Kogod that she uses everyday in her job at the Associated Press.
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A History of Success: A look back at AU Men’s Soccer

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:46
On September 5 the Men’s Soccer team defeated #1 ranked UCLA. We asked alumni to reflect on their own highlights.
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#SPA80for80: Zachary Rybarczyk, SPA/MPP ’15

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 17:54
Zachary Rybarczyk believes his Boren Fellowship in Morocco will teach him "the successes and challenges of providing urban and rural populations with clean water and adequate sanitation."
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Packard Foundation Establishes “Reilly Endowment” at SPA

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 12:50
The Center for Environmental Policy was awarded a $500,000 philanthropic grant from the David and Lucille Packard Foundation, establishing the William K. Reilly Endowment.
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Magic and the Brain, October 9

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 12:46
An exciting evening of magic and mental jujitsu.
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Off-Campus Eagles Offer Neighborly Advice

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:46
Thinking of moving off campus? Get the lowdown from other AU students.
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Lorena Gimenez

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:20
With a heavy heart, I write to inform you of the tragic death of School of International Service undergraduate student Lorena Gimenez, who passed away late last week after being struck by a county bus in Fairfax County, Virginia.
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#SPA80for80: Jonelle Williams, SPA/BA ’09

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 17:51
When FDR founded the School of Public Affairs in 1934, he envisioned great opportunities for future students – for initiative, for constructive thinking, and for practical idealism. SPA alumnus Jonelle Williams epitomizes those ideals.
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Database of the Month: DSM Online

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 15:53
October’s Database of the Month feature showcases the DSM Online, a critical resource for anyone studying psychological disorders.
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Meet New Mathematics and Statistics Professor Michael Baron

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 14:45
Michael Baron is a new professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
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ISIS in Iraq and Syria: Three Questions for Joe Young

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 13:17
The United States is leading an international coalition against the extremist group ISIS, which has seized parts of Iraq and Syria.
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Professor Emerita of Sociology Earns Lifetime Award

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:16
Esther Ngan-ling Chow wins the 2014 Jessie Bernard Award from the American Sociological Association.
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Get to Know the People Behind the Scenes at AU Library

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 16:26
The second article in a series of profiles, sharing the secret lives of our Library personnel. This profile takes a look at Library Operations Specialist, Kathryn Braisted—and her secret life as a community food systems activist.
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