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Carmel Institute Fills Katzen with Music, Culture, and History

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 00:00
Concert and symposium featuring world-renowned pianist Vladimir Feltsman
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Educational Enhancement Fund Empowers, Unites

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 00:00
Kogod’s Educational Enhancement Fund (EEF) is all about the experience.
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Games at the Pace of News

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 00:00
Professor Lindsay Grace explains Newsjams, a game building experience linked to journalism and media digital
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President Trump’s Relationship with Congress in the First Year

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 00:00
Just how is President Trump getting along with Congress during his first year in office? This was the focus of a recent panel discussion hosted by SPA’s Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies.
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How an Unlikely Friendship Helped Turn the Tide of Hate for One of the Nation's Most Notorious White Supremacist Groups

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 00:00
African-American musician and author, Daryl Davis, recently spoke at an SPA event about his 30-year experience interviewing Ku Klux Klan members, many of whom he befriended and led them to renounce their racist views.
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10 Memorable Moments from Gabrielle Union’s AU Talk

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
The actor and author appeared in Bender Arena as part of All-American Weekend.
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Decoding Extremism

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
Cynthia Miller-Idriss’ book examines disturbing symbols of German white nationalism.
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Improving Minority Graduation Rates in U.S. Colleges and Universities

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
AU’s School of Public Affairs hosted a conference recently to discuss the challenges of improving minority graduation rates and invited colleges making strides to share best practices.
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CAS Students Complete American Economic Association Program

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
Last summer, Yamillet Payanon, an American University senior, and Britni Wilcher, a fourth-year PhD student, attended the American Economic Association (AEA) Summer Training Program at Michigan State University.
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Looking at the Link Between Body Cameras and Crime

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
As police increasingly use body-worn cameras, questions arise about the impact and effectiveness of the practice. James Wright, an SPA PhD candidate is focused on these questions as part of his research.
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10 Memorable Moments from Gabrielle Union’s AU Talk

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
The actor and author appeared in Bender Arena as part of All-American Weekend.
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Staying Healthy at American University: Ten Tips for Students

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
From yoga classes to farmers markets, American University—and Washington, DC—offer great opportunities to help students stay healthy. Here are ten tips for making the most of the resources on and off campus— and staying fit and healthy.
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A Man of Many Trades

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
He's been a barista and a bartender. He's worked as an animal trainer. He's taught English in Japan. And now he's pursuing his MBA at Kogod.
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Terrorist leaders in the Philippines are dead – will democracy be restored?

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
For almost five months, 21 million people in the southern Philippines have been living under martial law. When will full democracy be restored?
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AU’s PRSSA Chapter Takes Boston

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:00
AU's PRSSA Chapter went to this years PRSSA National Conference in Boston. The President of AU's chapter tells us about the activities that they experienced during the 5 day conference.
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Why the European Union’s hands are tied over Catalonia

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:00
Professor Garret Martin explains why it will be difficult for the European Union to intervene in Spain and Catalonia's independence movement.
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Battling Fraud, One Tool at a Time

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 00:00
Casey Evans, MSA program director, is hard at work fighting cyber fraud. Read more about her innovative research.
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Salinas Returns to American University to Screen and Discuss Her Documentary

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:00
Award-winning journalist Maria Elena Salinas returns to campus Oct. 27, 2917.
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Getting to Know Student Trustee Valentina Fernández

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
The junior—and first Latinx to hold the position—is hoping to facilitate more communication between trustees and students.
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Celebrate Science and More: AU’s First STEAM Faire on Friday!

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
Solar System explosions, racing cockroaches, optical illusions, and an anatomy fashion show … science and the arts are coming to life at the new Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building on Friday, October 20, from noon to 4 p.m.
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