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An emphasis on the Earth, always

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Gearing up for Global Environmental Policy’s Earth Always event on January 21, we asked Professor Paul Wapner for his insights on some of the most pressing issues facing the environmental movement.
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Feeling Grateful? No, Thanks!

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Not everyone experiences gratitude in response to the generosity of others, according to new research by American University psychology Prof. Anthony Ahrens.
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Social Enterprise at SIS to venture online

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
The School of International Service (SIS) will offer its MA in Social Enterprise program online in spring 2017 for students to pursue skills in entrepreneurship, business, and innovation from anywhere in the world.
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Professor highlights Nigeria’s humanitarian crisis

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Following his latest field research trip to Nigeria, Professor Carl LeVan sheds light on the country's humanitarian crisis and why good governance is crucial for meaningful relief efforts.
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WSP Alumna Casey Mendoza: Living the Life of a True Journalist

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Casey Mendoza, a former Washington Semester Program student, has started her journalism career off strong.
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Disability Advocates Used Digtal to Become Visible

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 00:00
Professor Fillipo Trevisan traces the strategy and successes of the online disability community in his new book.
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Spring Arts Season Kicks Off at AU

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 00:00
Spring calendar filled with art, music, theatre, and dance.
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AU 2030: Colin Saldanha

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00
CAS professor’s curiosity drives his research on the mammalian brain.
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Can You Spot Fact from Fiction?

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00
Factitious, a new game from AU's JoLT initiative, is designed to help students spot fake news.
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Secret Lives: Joy Adams

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00
This article in this profile series offers a ‘behind the scenes’ peek at Dr. Joy Adams, Instructional Designer with eLearning Support Services.
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Student Investigates Indiana Voucher System for Washington Post

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00
Amanda McLaren is interning for the Post while pursuing a master's degree in investigative journalism at American University.
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SPA Congratulates the First Graduates of its Online Masters in Public Administration and Policy Program

Fri, 12/23/2016 - 00:00
On December 21, American University’s School of Public Affairs graduated the first class from its online Masters in Public Administration and Policy program.
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SPA Alumna to Lead the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 00:00
Mindy Myers, SPA/BA, is the new Executive Director of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee – the first woman to hold this post.
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Finding My Professional Self

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 00:00
Zoe Pribula, MSAn ’17, enrolled in Kogod’s MS Analytics program determined to find her professional self. “I knew I was really interested in Information Technology, but I wanted to keep learning and understanding what my best fit was,” she says.
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Inspiring Graduate Stories: Taimur Khan

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 00:00
Cultural marginalization never stopped this Ph.D. grad.
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MBA Student Travels to Colombia for Consulting Project

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 00:00
Sam Schofield enrolled in Kogod’s Full-time MBA (FTMBA) program wondering how he could impact the international business community. The Global Consulting Practicum gave Schofield the global experience he needed.
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AU Launches Crowdfunding Platform

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 00:00
American University's Office of Development and Alumni Relations recently launched UFUND.
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New Faces of CAS

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
CAS welcomed diverse, accomplished group of new faculty in fall 2016.
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Witchcraft, Social Capital, and Progress

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
Study links witchcraft beliefs and erosion of social capital
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eSports at the White House

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 00:00
AU Game Lab students attend White House Competitive Gaming Event
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