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Use of Natural Gas Linked to Improved Air Quality, Infant Health in Turkey

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:00
Improved air quality in Turkey results in healthier infants, according to a recent study published in "The Economic Journal" by SPA Professor Erdal Tekin.
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AU Invests in Project Offsetting Study Abroad-Related Travel Emissions

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:00
Investment in Paradigm Project will provide efficient wood-burning stoves to African women, helping communities and the environment.
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Trip to Copenhagen Inspires, Motivates

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:00
Stephanie Piperno, MSSM’ 17, talks about her recent trip to Copenhagen--one of the world's most sustainable cities--and how her experience enriched her time at Kogod.
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Trump to Europe: You’re on your own

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:00
Following Donald Trump's meeting with NATO leaders during a recent trip to Europe, SIS Dean James Goldgeier explores what "America First" means for the US's European allies.
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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at AU Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 00:00
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at AU celebrated its 35th anniversary with a luncheon for more than 200 guests, including AU President Emeritus Neil Kerwin and guest speaker Diane Rehm, the former host of NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show.
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How to Prepare for Your Washington Semester Summer Internship Program Orientation

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 00:00
Washington Semester Summer Internship Orientation Date: Monday, June 5th Time: 9:30am - 5pm Place: American University’s Spring Valley Building 4801 Massachusetts Ave NW
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Bruno’s Research Pushes the Status Quo

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 00:00
Valentina Bruno, Professor of Finance, is affecting change with her research in the Finance world
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Making the Leap from Science Research to Communication

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 00:00
Jessie Smith joined the Strategic Communication MA program at AU with a goal to jump from scientific research to health communication.
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Pulitzer Nominee Finds New Challenges at American University

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 00:00
Pulitzer Nominee was assigned to the FRONTLINE and NPR project as part of a fellowship with AU School of Communication’s Investigative Reporting Workshop
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Building Bridges: CBR Students Work with DC Homeless

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 00:00
Working with Thrive DC, students conduct extensive surveys of the homeless population.
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Wed, 05/31/2017 - 00:00
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SPExS Scholars are Recognized for their Excellent Leadership and Professional Accomplishments

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 00:00
SPExS Spring 2017 alumni celebrate another successful semester of academic and professional achievement.
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Mentorship Across Boundaries

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:00
Kogod professors aren’t just teachers, according to Eman Nadoom, BSBA ’17. They’re mentors. Nadoom credits her professors with strengthening her academically and encouraging her to follow her dreams. They’re what defined her experience at Kogod, she says.
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SPA PhD Programs Announce Graduate Placements

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 00:00
Four AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) doctoral students graduating this spring have accepted teaching positions at major universities across the country.
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Q & A WITH SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT MARIAM KHORENYAN

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 00:00
The Judith K. Meritz and Lawrence A. Muenz Fund provides scholarship support to students in the School of Public Affairs.
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Tatooine Forever: SOC Prof on How Star Wars Changed Movies

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 00:00
Kyle Brannon is a Star Wars fan with insights on the franchise’s legacy.
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Q & A WITH SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT MELODY TOOTOONCHI

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 00:00
The Jean M. Sartwell Fund in the College of Arts and Sciences was established in 2014.
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Game Sets Sights on Fake News

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 00:00
At a time when the reading public daily grapples with the question of fake news, the American University Game Lab/Jolt has created an accessible, easy-to-play game that helps you sort fake news from real.
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Good Night, Sleep Right Baby: Student’s Nonprofit Helps Her Home City

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 00:00
Meena Nutbeam’s nonprofit provides baby boxes for mothers in Milwaukee.
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AUCI Selected as a Top 20 Entrepreneurship Center

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 00:00
AACSB selected AU's Center for Innovation in the Captial as a Top 20 Entrepreneurship Center worldwide.
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