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Bergen, Norway: A Week in Review

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“Studying in Bergen at NHH surpassed all of my expectations. It was an experience of adventure, learning and reflection that I will never forget.” –Kogod Corporate Entrepreneurship student
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Preserving sovereignty through soil

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
As Earth Day approaches, Professor Scott Freeman digs into international aid for soil conservation in Haiti juxtaposed against the knowledge and labor traditions of rural Haitian farmers.
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Global food security class sees farming in action

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“DC is a microcosm of the global food security crisis,” says SIS student Lou Maroulis, who runs an urban farm that provides fresh produce to DC-area foodbanks.
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Classrooms Off Campus: Four AU Students Talk About the Internship Experience

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Internship opportunities abound in the D.C. area.
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American University Announces Launch of Three Innovative Graduate Education Degree Programs Online

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
With teacher shortage looming, American University's online programs in education will help to prepare the next generation of effective teachers and education policy leaders.
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Diplomacy, Defense, and Development Concentration Prepares Students For Successful Careers

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
The Diplomacy, Defense, and Development program is a perfect next step for those interested in diplomacy, security, or international development.
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Strikes against Syria: Did Trump need permission from Congress?

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Did Trump have the authority to order missile strikes against Syria without congressional approval? SIS Professor Jordan Tama examines recent precedent.
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Jake Tapper Talks News and Gives Advice to Journalism Students

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Hundreds of students from American University lined up two hours early to get tickets for the event. SOC professor Jane Hall interviewed Tapper and moderated student Q&A.
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The Power to Change a Life

Sun, 04/09/2017 - 00:00
The 20th Celebration of Scholarships honors the impact of support and thanks donors.
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SPA’s Key Executive Leadership Program Publishes New Book

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
Federal leaders have a new tool to help them navigate the changing nature of their work, thanks to a new book from AU School of Public Affairs’ Key Executive Leadership Program.
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The Road to Glory: Hip-Hop Star Common Speaks at AU

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
The rapper, actor, and author offered pearls of wisdom in Bender Arena.
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AU's Stake In the Twin Cities: Irene Quarshie, SPA/MPP '00

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Vice president, product quality and responsible sourcing, Target
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Experts Share Perspectives on Current Global Terrorism Threat

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
A panel of experts discussed the global terrorism landscape at an event hosted by the AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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Child’s Play is Serious Business for Passionate Alumna

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Darla Davenport-Powell is bringing her African American doll Niya and her multicultural and multilingual group of friends to ABC's "The Toy Box."
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East Meets West in Gettysburg

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Students discuss differences between perceptions and realities of the US, Russia, and other nations.
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Annual Awards Ceremony Celebrates Environmental Champions

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Nearly 200 people gathered at the AU Katzen Art Center on March 30 for the 5th William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Leadership.
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Renowned Psychiatrist Visits SPA, Talks About Creating a Culture of Health

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Renowned psychiatrist and public health expert Mindy Fullilove Ph.D. spoke at the Metropolitan Policy Center’s annual spring lecture at AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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Welcome AU’s New Interim Vice President of Campus Life

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Dr. Fanta Aw reflects on her AU journey and shares her vision for Campus Life and AU.
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Alexander Toradze Peforms and Lectures at American University

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 00:00
Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History Presents World-Renowned Russian Pianist in an Exploration of the Revolutionary Changes in Russian and Soviet Music
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Students simulate national security crisis

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 00:00
After the fifth annual Cyber 9/12 competition, US Foreign Policy and National Security graduate student Taishu Pitt, SIS/MA ’17, reflects on the value of simulating a response to a national security crisis.
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