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CAS Students Sail the Pacific for Science

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 00:00
CAS students are sailing for science this summer, taking part in an eight-week SEA Semester program named Protecting the Phoenix Islands.
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On Getting the Dream Job: One WSP Alumnus Says Cultivate Your Passions Early and Often

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 00:00
A World Bank economist and Washington Semester Program alumnus weighs in on the pedestals of career success.
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Bob Briggs Honored for Staff Member Lifetime Achievement Award

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:00
In recognition of 30 years of service advising and mentoring students at AU School of Public Affairs, Academic Counselor Bob Briggs was recently honored with American University’s 2017 Maria Bueno Lifetime Achievement Award.
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American University’s Kumar Is a Power Player Says PR Week

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00
AU Professory Pallavi Kumar is recognized by PRWeek in their 2017 Global Power Book
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Brussels Opens New Doors for MBA@American Students

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 00:00
This June 16-18, 2017, MBA@American students traveled to Brussels, Belgium for their first international immersion.
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American University One of Top Ten Places to Study Broadcast Journalism

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 00:00
College Magazine says AU's School of Communication is one of the best places in the nation to learn broadcast journalism.
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Exploring Social Entrepreneurship While Climbing Mountains in Norway

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 00:00
For two weeks this summer, the undergraduate course MGMT-396: Non-profit and Social Entrepreneurship was taught like a graduate-level seminar--in Norway.
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MA Student Shares Her UNIC Internship Experience

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 00:00
Journalism student Mirchaye Sahlu spent the summer at the United Nations Information Center.
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The Trump Effect: Despite Increase in Political Activism, Few Women Seek Office

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 00:00
A new study by AU School of Public Affairs Professor Jennifer Lawless, and Loyola Marymount University Professor Richard Fox, found that despite an increase in political activism, women continue to lag behind men in political ambition.
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From the Pentagon Papers to Trump

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 00:00
Margot Susca gives us the rundown of how the American government is gaining more control of information as we move forward with the Trump administration.
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Authors of Best-Selling Book “Shattered” Visit SPA to Talk About Hillary Clinton’s 2016 Campaign

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 00:00
Journalists Amie Parnes and Jonathan Allen give some compelling explanations in their recent best-selling book, Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign.
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Students Deliver PR Strategy to Sony Electronics

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 00:00
PR Students get a chance to work for Sony Electronics for their PR Portfolio class run by Professor Kumar
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For Kogod Students, 4 Tips for Building Your Business Career

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 00:00
Randy Nordby, Kogod's new Finance & Real Estate program director, offers career building insight from his years of professional success.
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How Nonprofits Forge Ahead When Faced with Potential Cuts to Foreign Aid

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 00:00
Nonprofits forge ahead when faced with potential cuts to foreign aid.
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Stages and Screens: Arnetia Walker’s Fascinating Life

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 00:00
Meet the AU student with a lengthy IMDb page.
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Summer Reading Ties New AU Students Together

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 00:00
Incoming students read We Gon' Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation
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Explaining the News at Vox

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 00:00
At first intimidated, Dean's Intern Lindsay Maizland describes her growth at Vox and what it's like to work as an intern on the foreign news team.
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In the Executioner’s Shadow

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 00:00
American University School of Communication professors Maggie Burnette Stogner and Richard Stack know that capital punishment is not a simple subject, and their forthcoming documentary film, In the Executioner’s Shadow, shows why.
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Innovative Curriculum, World-Class Preparation

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 00:00
"Attending Kogod was a crucial step in my career. It helped me tear down a common misconception: that business and environmental sustainability must always be at odds."
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Can Congress pressure the White House on human rights?

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 00:00
Professor Sarah Snyder examines the history of how the US balances its foreign policies and US human rights values.
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