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Cheney Visits AU

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 13:23
The former vice president sits down for a wide-ranging discussion in Bender Arena.
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Dalai Lama Honors AU Alumna

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 09:34
Susan Dix Lyons was honored as an Unsung Hero of Compassion.
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Edelson Book Wins Crader Prize

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:10
The 2014 Crader Family Book Prize in American Values was presented to Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government
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JLC Student's Report Examines Performance of Guatemala National Police

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:50
Erik Alda, Ph.D. candidate in justice, law, and criminology, finds Guatemala police force underperforming, despite increased resources.
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Daniel Dreisbach Publishes Book, Chapters on Religion in America

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:26
Dreisbach, professor of justice, law, and criminology, examines the role of religion in America's founding in a pair of new publications
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Take the Tension out of Presentations with the Kogod Center for Business Communications at the Library

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 09:54
The Kogod Center for Business Communications joins the Library through April 25 to help you with professional communications. Drop in or make an appointment for help with public speaking, presentations, and business writing.
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Underfunded Federal Program Hindering Criminal Investigations

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:51
A study funded by the National Institute of Justice found that chronic underfunding of a federal program matching firearms evidence with previously unrelated crimes has hampered homicide investigations.
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Professor's Artwork Explores Choice

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 12:28
Studio art professor Tim Doud finds inspiration and focus for many of his paintings through online portrayals.
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Saving D.C. Rivers

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:14
Environmental science professor Stephen MacAvoy studies nutrient movement in aquatic systems, specifically in urban waters.
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Dean's Picks: Students, Faculty and Alum Find Success

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 18:50
In this issue of Dean's Picks, students collaborate on SOC Water Project,  DeNardis appointed to key committee, and alum's "Astronaut' screens in orbit.
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SIS Professor's Book Explores War on Tribal Islam

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 17:50
In his latest book, The Thistle and the Drone: How America’s War on Terror became a Global War on Tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed focuses on tribal areas in Islamic regions, the peripheral areas between states, and the communities living between borders.
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Key Executive-in-Residence Scheduled to Discuss Executive Leadership Competencies

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 14:19
Dr. Patrick Malone will present during the Ninth Annual Governor's Executive Development Program for State Officials.
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Career Paths in Development Economics

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:41
Alumni discuss their chosen career paths after securing a PhD in economics.
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A Bridge to Bangladesh

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:22
Computer science alumnus Sajid Islam launched a collaborative technology startup in Bangledesh.
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Noir and Consumer Culture

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:03
Film noir and consumer culture converge in new book by literature professor Erik Dussere.
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AU Policy Solutions Team Places Second in National Competition

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 15:44
The teams proposed policies to improve employment and economic outcomes for younger workers.
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Key Certificate Alumna Published in The Public Manager Journal

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 14:03
Stacey Shindelar, a 2013 graduate of the Key Executive Leadership Certificate Program, recently wrote an article entitled "Big Data and the Government Agency" for The Public Manager. The article appears in Vol. 43, No. 1 of The Public Manager.
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Turning a Dream into Reality

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 12:11
Arts supporter Sylvia Greenberg performed on the Greenberg Theatre stage.
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Prestigious Education Award

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:59
Professor Vivian Vasquez received a National Council of Teachers of English award and had a scholarship named in her honor.
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Dean Starr Receives French Medal of Honor

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 11:44
Dean Peter Starr was named a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes Academiques—a knight in the Order of Academic Palms.
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