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#SPA80for80: Connie Morella, SPA/MA ’67

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 17:39
Connie Morella was driven to public service by the struggle for equal rights, and she served Maryland's 8th district in the U.S. Congress for 16 years.
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American Studies Students Tour U Street

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 15:37
Nikki Lane’s class gets DC history lesson at Ben’s Chili Bowl.
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AU Alumna Elected D.C. Mayor

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 15:04
D.C.’s mayor-elect is Muriel Bowser, SPA/MPP ’00.
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Three Notable AU Washingtonians Take to the Stage for "Our War"

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 13:26
President Kerwin, Diane Rehm, and Anita McBride deliver guest performances at Arena Stage.
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Dean's Picks: Elections v. Zombies: Which is Scarier?

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 09:56
In this issue of Dean's Picks, SOC's new political communication co-director discusses the midterm elections.
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Librarian Profile: Derrick Jefferson

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 16:26
The fifth article in our series of librarian profiles focuses on Communication Librarian Derrick Jefferson. With his experience in filmmaking, photography, and journalism, Derrick has insight into many facets of communication studies.
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#SPA80for80: Hassan Aden, SPA/MPA ’09

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 16:02
Hassan M. Aden, SPA/MPA '09, chief of police in Greenville, North Carolina, has served police departments for nearly 30 years and has used his "SPA experience every day."
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SOC Senior Gets 'Ready for Hillary'

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:19
Izzy Bugatti credits her public communication skills with her success as a 'Ready For Hillary' intern.
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Kogod Group Wins National Award for Empowering Women in Business

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 10:15
Kogod Women in Business empowers female MBA and masters students to excel in business, in partnership with the National Association of Women MBAs.
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Eighty Years of Music

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 17:59
The AU Choral Program celebrates its 80th anniversary.
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Student Gains Research Experience on HIV Study

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 12:56
Assistant Professors Nina Yamanis and Maria DeJesus led a collaborative and cross-disciplinary research project last year assessing the HIV risk for Latino men in Washington, D.C. who have sex with men.
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Alumna Translating Science Into Action

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:18
Chazeman Jackson working as health science advisor in the Office of Minority Health.
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Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza talks midterm elections

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:10
The Fix reporter and founder gives students a look into what candidates are paying attention to this election cycle.
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An Artful Relationship: Local Volunteers at AU Museum

Sun, 11/02/2014 - 17:20
Volunteers are critical to the success of AU Museum initiatives.
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WVAU Named Nation’s Top Online College Radio Station

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 17:29
AU’s student radio station is simply the best, according to the College Music Journal.
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#SPA80for80: Morgan Walton, SPA/MS ’14 and Professor Jane Palmer, SPA/PhD ’13

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 17:14
Morgan Walton, SPA/MS ’14, and Jane Palmer, SPA/PhD '13, professorial lecturer worked together on an article documenting the national legal support frameworks for sexual assault victims.
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#SPA80for80: Anita McBride, Executive in Residence

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 16:20
Anita McBride, executive in residence at AU's School of Public Affairs, applies her experience working with three U.S. presidential administrations.
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Spotlight on the NRSD Program

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 12:18
The Natural Resource and Sustainable Development (NRSD) dual MA degree program is housed in the Global Environmental Politics (GEP) program.
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Recycling Electronic Waste at the Library

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 09:55
Bring old computers, mobile devices, and batteries to the Library for recycling.
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AU a Top Contributor in Teach For America’s Most Diverse Corps To Date

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 16:33
AU graduates find success and opportunity with Teach For America despite an increasingly competitive selection process.
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