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Terrorist leaders in the Philippines are dead – will democracy be restored?

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 00:00
For almost five months, 21 million people in the southern Philippines have been living under martial law. When will full democracy be restored?
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AU’s PRSSA Chapter Takes Boston

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:00
AU's PRSSA Chapter went to this years PRSSA National Conference in Boston. The President of AU's chapter tells us about the activities that they experienced during the 5 day conference.
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Why the European Union’s hands are tied over Catalonia

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:00
Professor Garret Martin explains why it will be difficult for the European Union to intervene in Spain and Catalonia's independence movement.
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Battling Fraud, One Tool at a Time

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 00:00
Casey Evans, MSA program director, is hard at work fighting cyber fraud. Read more about her innovative research.
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Salinas Returns to American University to Screen and Discuss Her Documentary

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:00
Award-winning journalist Maria Elena Salinas returns to campus Oct. 27, 2917.
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Getting to Know Student Trustee Valentina Fernández

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
The junior—and first Latinx to hold the position—is hoping to facilitate more communication between trustees and students.
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Celebrate Science and More: AU’s First STEAM Faire on Friday!

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
Solar System explosions, racing cockroaches, optical illusions, and an anatomy fashion show … science and the arts are coming to life at the new Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building on Friday, October 20, from noon to 4 p.m.
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Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
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Getting to Know Student Trustee Valentina Fernández

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 00:00
The junior—and first Latinx to hold the position—is hoping to facilitate more communication between trustees and students.
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Students, Faculty and Alums Shine at ONA

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:00
Highlights from the 2017 ONA conference.
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School of Communication Alums to Be Honored at All-American Weekend

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:00
Tara Palmeri and David Aldridge will receive awards October 20.
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Celebrating 70 Years of Learning with ‘66 Alumna Margery Kraus

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:00
With 70 years of experiential learning to celebrate, the School of Professional & Extended Studies sits down with Founder & Executive Chairman of APCO Worldwide Margery Kraus to honor the Washington Semester Program’s legacy of excellence.
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AU Announces New Tenure-Line Faculty Hires

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:00
Introducing teachers and researchers to the AU community.
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Graduate students spend day visiting employers

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:00
An annual career exploration and networking event brought more than 200 SIS graduate students to 32 different employers across DC to kick off the academic year.
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AU’s New Antiracist Research and Policy Center

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:00
Last week, American University's Ibram X. Kendi presented his vision for the much-anticipated, first-of-its-kind Antiracist Research and Policy Center at AU. He spoke to an overflow crowd of students, faculty, and community members.
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Freedom Riders discuss nonviolent protest with SIS students

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:00
Three Freedom Riders who helped desegregate the US interstate bus system visited SIS for a nonviolence teach-in and de-escalation training on September 28.
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Growing environmental concern

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 00:00
Environmental activist Nancy Ignatius, SIS/MA ’69, helped spread awareness about environmental concerns by harnessing the power of women and the pocketbook.
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SOC Professor Offers 7 Tips for a Successful Life

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 00:00
SOC's Chris Palmer previews his Design Your Life for success series of courses, which begins October 19.
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For Human Resources Professionals, American University has Launched Several Career-Advancing Initiatives

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 00:00
AU’s School of Professional & Extended Studies Has Launched a Milestone Partnership with SHRM to Accelerate Career Success for HR Professionals
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International Management Practices Course to Include Spring Break Travel Component to Cuba

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 00:00
Kogod students get a global perspective through experiential projects, in-class lectures, and, most importantly, international travel.
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