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Sophomores’ Top 10 Tips for Incoming Freshmen

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:44
Number one: Hold on to your Ryan Gosling posters.
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Student Media Leader: Jessica Wombles

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 13:54
A lesson in hard work and dedication to social justice.
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How Fans Mourn the Death of Popular TV Series

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:06
New consumer research uncovers bereavement stages when coping with the loss of a TV series
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Does Family Stunt Women’s Political Ambition?

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 15:20
New research from AU’s Jennifer Lawless  debunks myth that traditional family structures and roles contribute to women’s lower political ambition
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Get to Know the People Behind the Scenes at AU Library

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 14:31
The first article in a series of profiles, sharing the secret lives of our Library personnel. This profile takes a look at Music Library Coordinator, Sam Reggio—and his secret life as a vinyl collector and music enthusiast.
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Faculty Tackle Ethics, Entrepreneurship and More at AEJMC 2014

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:02
SOC faculty share expertise and award winning papers at key industry conference this week.
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Getting a Jump-Start

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 11:24
Community of Scholars program gives high school students a taste of college.
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Crack Open a Classic

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 15:40
Summer is the ideal time to pick up a book that you never finished—or always meant to read. If you are looking for some great summer reading recommendations, the Library has got you covered. Check out these suggestions from Library personnel.
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Professor’s Book Examines Terror Authorization Act

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 10:51
Professor Shoon Murray’s new book The Terror Authorization: the History and Politics of the 2001 AUMF, asks whether it is time to repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) act and explores how two presidents have used this "war" authority.
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STEP Students Connect with Alumni on Capitol Hill

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 17:10
The summer program is giving freshmen career goals even before their first semester.
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Targeting the Brain to Treat Obesity

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 13:41
AU researchers say therapies should focus on areas of memory and learning.
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2014 Israel Writing Award

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:25
Phoebe Bradford won the 2014 Center for Israel Studies Israel Writing Award.
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Creative Writing Alumni Win Accolades and Awards

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:10
Alumni Abdul Ali is the latest MFA graduate honored for his work.
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Meet New SETH Professor Jennifer Steele

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:33
A Q&A with education policy expert and new SETH professor Jennifer Steele.
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Negotiations with Iran: Three Questions with Professor Anthony Wanis-St. John

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:02
Iran and six world powers recently failed to meet a self-imposed deadline to address Iran's nuclear program. Associate Professor Anthony Wanis-St. John, an expert on international negotiations, describes the prospects for a deal.
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SOC's Top Achievements of 2014...So Far

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:41
2014 is shaping up to be a big year for the AU School of Communication.
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Anita McBride Re-Appointed by President Obama to Fulbright Board

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:00
McBride, executive in residence at the School of Public Affairs, will be the longest-serving active member.
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Congratulations to 2014 Zauderer Scholarship Winner, Amir Paul

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:35
Congratulations to Amir, a student who embodies the Key mission and values.
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Alumni Startup Connects Expats Abroad and at Home

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:54
Hristo Boyadzhiev, BSBA ’08, channels his experiences as an international student in the U.S. into providing networking services for his fellow Bulgarians.
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Voice of Reason

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 19:41
Diane Rehm to receive prestigious medal from President Obama.
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