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So You Want to Communicate Visually?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 00:00
5 resources to help you communicate through symbols and imagery.
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AU Team Wins Prize from National Academy of Medicine

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 00:00
Annual DC Public Health Case Challenge
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AU Career Services Announces Annual Student-Alumni Networking Receptions

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 00:00
These highly anticipated events connect students and alumni for sharing job opportunities and career advice.
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New & Noteworthy: Faculty Publications

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 00:00
From the authors: The purpose of our study was to explore the barriers preventing Sierra Leoneans from trusting and using the Ebola response system during the height of the outbreak.
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Empowering Girls through Education

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 00:00
Girl with a Book founded by two American University SIS and SOC alums, Olivia Curl and Lena Shareef.
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Professor’s book tunes in to TV ads and economic voting

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 00:00
In a new book, Professor Austin Hart analyzes US and international political campaigns and television ads to challenge theories of economic voting.
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Law, Health, & Business - Oh My!

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 00:00
When looking for an advanced degree, Ebunola Aniyikaiye knew she wanted to combine her passions of law, health, and business. But would it be possible to fit in one program?
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International Communication Professor Priya Doshi Credits the Washington Semester Program for Launching Her Career

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 00:00
With more than 15 years of experience as an international public relations practitioner, Doshi credits the Washington Semester Program for launching her career.
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Preserving the History of African-American Soldiers

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 00:00
Faculty and students document James Reese Europe Post No. 5.
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Carmel Institute Offering $10,000 Award to Study in Moscow

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 00:00
The Carmel Institute of Russian Culture and History invites applications for the James Symington Award for the study of Russian language, culture, and international relations. 
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Getting Tomorrow's News at Washington Post

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 00:00
A class of students got an inside look into the Washington Post newsroom and editorial board.
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Environmental Film Students Tapped for Prize

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 00:00
Three film and media arts graduate students have been selected as the recipients of the Challenge Prize.
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The Numbers Game: Mathematics and Statistics Department Tackles the 2016 Election

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 00:00
AU professors and students are researching voter ID and strategic voting.
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Faculty Member Talks 2016 Nobel Literature Prize Winner Bob Dylan

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 00:00
AU's Michelle Engert has written and lectured about Dylan's cultural impact. Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature.
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Community Voice Project Joins Human Rights Film Series

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 00:00
Giving a voice to those otherwise voiceless, telling stories of Washington otherwise gone untol.d
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Extremist Marketing: How ISIS Recruits with Killer Messaging

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 00:00
SPA Assistant Professor Tricia Bacon says it’s a good time to reflect on what has and hasn’t worked to combat the war on terror - particularly in the fight that is taking place online.
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The Discipline of Investment

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 00:00
Sovereign Wealth Funds aren't just an investment vehicle -- they're a discipline. Read more to find out why.
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Why are Men Disappearing from the American Workforce?

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 00:00
Sandra Black, professor of economics at the University of Texas at Austin and a member of the Obama Administration Council of Economic Advisers, spoke at an event hosted by SPA about this trend and the possible explanations behind it.
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SIS endows Matthew C. Shlonsky Memorial Fund

Tue, 10/11/2016 - 00:00
SIS has officially endowed a memorial fund honoring late alumnus Matthew Shlonsky, SIS/BA '14, that will support collaborative research on challenges that face the city of Washington, DC.
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Meet Annika Hemdal, 2016 recipient of AU Alumni Association Scholarship

Tue, 10/11/2016 - 00:00
Annika is a legacy student whose mother attended AU in the ’80s.
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