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Researchers Reverse Bacterial Resistance to Antibiotics

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 00:00
American University professor contributes to antibiotics research to help doctors deal with resistant bacteria in a clinical setting.
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Five Historical Tidbits About AU Commencement

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 00:00
The lowdown on AU graduation ceremonies back a century.
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U.S. Drone Strikes -- Three Questions for Jeffrey Bachman

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 00:00
We asked Director of the Ethics, Peace, and Global Affairs program Jeffrey Bachman for some background information on the U.S. drone program:
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Dean Peter Starr Delivers Annual Address

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 00:00
Sixth annual address to College of Arts and Sciences faculty
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SPA Professor Jennifer Lawless sends message to Class of 2015: Run for Office!

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 00:00
In Running for Office Jennifer L. Lawless and Richard L. Fox explore young people’s opinions about contemporary politics and their political ambition (or lack of it).
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: William “Andy” Hatcher

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
Iraq War vet says that AU and SIS revived his belief in public service.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Ta Lynn Mitchell

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
CAS sociology grad overcame adversity and helped other students along the way.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Joelle Appenrodt

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
This SPA grad isn’t ready to leave the classroom.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: William “Andy” Hatcher

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
Iraq War vet says that AU and SIS revived his belief in public service.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Nia McCarthy

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
Kogod student went from high school entrepreneur to the Big Four.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Brittaney Nunnally

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 00:00
SOC master’s graduate expresses empathy with her camera.
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From Conflict to Table: Conference Explores Food as Diplomacy

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
When it comes to diplomacy, can food help to foster peace? This question was explored during a conference convened by Scholar in Residence Johanna Mendelson Forman on April 21 at SIS.
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Well Awarded Wonks

Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
Meet this year’s University Student Award recipients!
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2015 SPA Award Recipients

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00
On April 28, the 2015 SPA Awards ceremony took place to honor those students, staff, and faculty for their achievements.
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A Message to the Class of 2015: Run for Office!

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00
Prof. Jennifer Lawless' research and survey of young people reveals lack of political ambition. Lawless and co-author offer solutions.
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Cuba Thaw -- Three Questions for Philip Brenner

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00
President Barack Obama met alone with President Raúl Castro during the recent Summit of the Americas in Panama -- the latest sign of a thaw between the United States and Cuba. We asked Professor Philip Brenner, an expert on Cuba, for some insights:
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Professor Jan Leighley to Serve as President of MPSA

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00
Members of the Midwest Political Science Association elected Leighley to the role of president-elect in April 2015.
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Outstanding Service and Student Achievement Awards Recipients

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00
In April, American University recognized both of its awardees for the 2015 Outstanding Service Award as well as its awardees for the 10 Student Achievement Awards, 4 of which were awarded to SPA students.
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American University’s Kogod School of Business Leads the Way in Islamic Finance Education

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00
American University's Kogod School of Business is offering Islamic Finance in the Global Economy for the second year to both graduate and undergraduate students.
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No Borders to Human Compassion

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 00:00
Candace Evilsizor wins the 2015 President’s Award.
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