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Couple Returns to Campus to Celebrate 50 Years Together

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 13:15
Gerry and Joni Sommer met on the stairs of Mary Graydon Center – and returned to commemorate it.
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A Tradition of Pride   

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 13:04
AU’s Pride Alumni Alliance is celebrating the LGBTQ and ally community. Learn about AU’s 50-year history of activism and what the future holds.
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MPA grad introduces President Obama

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 10:43
Andy MacCracken, SPA alum and a national advocate for college affordability, recently introduced President Obama before a speech on student loan debt.
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Marilee Adams Receives IPPY Award

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 09:54
Adam's, an adjunct professor for the Key Executive Leadership Programs, received the gold medal IPPY Award in the Education II category.
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Kogod Female Faculty Outnumber Most Competitors

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 09:47
Three new female Kogod associate professors reflective of the school’s high percentage of women tenure and tenure-track faculty.
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The Desert Island Reading List

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 16:20
AU Literature Department professors discuss their favorite fiction.
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5 LGBT Resources at the AU Library

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:16
Learn more about the suite of LGBT resources available through AU Library. Everything from the specialized collection at the Gender & Sexuality Library to the variety of streaming films relating to LGBT issues.
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Janet Ioli Publishes Book on Organizational Ailments

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 09:38
Ioli, adjunct professor for the Key Executive Leadership Programs, examines five common organizational ailments.
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Soldiers Who Kill in Combat Less Likely to Abuse Alcohol

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 09:28
New research shows not all combat experiences lead to alcohol abuse.
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Zachary Rybarczyk Awarded Boren Fellowship

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 11:42
Rybarczyk will study water access and government policies in Morocco to better understand the challenges of providing drinking water in rural areas.
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Marguerite Jimenez Named White House Fellow Finalist

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 10:34
Jimenez, a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Public Affairs, has been named a national finalist for the nation’s most prestigious program for leadership and public service.
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AU History and Music Student Pursues Passions

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 13:34
Zachary Kopin is making the most of his time at AU—both on and off campus.
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Recent WCL Graduates Named Fulbright Scholars

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 14:56
Matthew Smith '14 and Mina Trudeau '12 receive Fulbright Program grants for Fall 2014 projects in Mexico and Turkey
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Student Summer Research Projects

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 13:16
Studies cover antibiotic resistance, skin cancer genetics, and suburban poverty, among other topics.
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AU Student Filmmaker Scholar Program Receives $12,500 Grant from the Academy

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 14:02
To provide 10 Washington D.C. area high school students with scholarships to filmmaking course.
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Professor’s Book Redefines Child Soldiers

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 11:13
Associate Professor Susan Shepler’s new book, Childhood Deployed: Remaking Child Soldiers in Sierra Leone,  examines the difficult reintegration of former child soldiers in Sierra Leone.
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Building an NABJ Chapter at AU

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 14:08
Students gain support, petition for official chapter recognition.
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AU Evaluates Impact of D.C. Healthy Schools Act

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:23
Gains and challenges in supporting student health reported.
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A Way to Win

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 12:21
The Washington Internships for Native Students program shapes minds for the future.
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Music and the Afghan Refugee

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 12:52
Student’s senior thesis examined the importance of traditional music in the Afghan refugee culture.
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