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18 things that made history in 2016

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 00:00
We asked SIS faculty members what they think will make the history books from the year 2016. Here are 18 moments from 2016 our experts say we’ll remember for years to come.
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Change and Transformation

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 00:00
“Change is the result of true learning.” Read more to find out how Kogod helped Ladipo become the student--and the person--he desires.
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SIS welcomes Susanna Campbell to faculty

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 00:00
We sat down with Professor Susanna Campbell, who joins the SIS faculty in spring 2017, to learn more about her experience and work in international intervention and the dynamics of war-to-peace transitions.
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Archives & Special Collections is Moving

Fri, 12/09/2016 - 00:00
AU Archives and Special Collections is currently closed to prepare for their move to the Spring Valley Building in late January 2017
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SOC Alumnus Rivera Shares Advice & Stories from Capitol Hill

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 00:00
Foreign Language and Communication Media graduate now works at political consulting firm, On Message.
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SIS students expand horizons with Cuba practicum research

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 00:00
SIS graduate students use summer practicum to research potential of US/Cuban higher education collaborations and present work on a national platform.
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Student Takes Over Air and Space Museum Instagram

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 00:00
Photojournalist, veteran and undergraduate broadcast journalism major teams up with Smithsonian
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Kogod Q&A: Master of Science in Analytics – Alumna Heidi Friedrich

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 00:00
The Master of Science in Analytics program opened doors for Heidi Friedrich because she was willing to take advantage of every opportunity.
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9-Foot-Tall Statue of American Indian Leonard Peltier at American University Museum Raises Awareness of Clemency Campaign

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 00:00
9-foot-tall statue of American Indian Leonard Peltier will be installed at American University Museum to raise awareness for his pardon request.
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Kogod Q&A: Master of Science in Analytics – Frank Armour

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 00:00
With countless opportunities in and out of the classroom, Professor Frank Armour knows Kogod can't be beat.
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A Tailor-made Experience in Accounting

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 00:00
MSA Director Casey Evans talks about what makes Kogod's Master of Science in Accounting a unique program at Kogod.
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Fulbright Scholar Gets Her Start at AU

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 00:00
Lilly Maier fell in love with U.S. politics after watching Aaron Sorkin’s West Wing, so she left the Ludwig Maximillian University in Munich to gain experience in DC through the Washington Semester Program (WSP).
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Staying in the Conversation: Race and its Intersections

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 00:00
AU professors go back to the classroom for intensive sessions on race and identity.
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SIS scholar works to protect climate and human rights

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 00:00
SIS Scholar in Residence and international environmental law expert Wil Burns advocates for a human rights-based approach to climate geoengineering within Paris Agreement.
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Welcome New Staff

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 00:00
Facilities management welcomes new staff members
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What students are saying about the Online MA in Strategic Communication

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 00:00
Online Master's students share their experiences.
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You Need To Measure To Manage

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 00:00
Submetering offers detailed information on how energy is being used
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Igniting the Entrepreneurial Spirit

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 00:00
The second annual Global Entrepreneurship Week gave students the chance to connect with self-starters and sparked their own entrepreneurial interests.
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SPA’s Jane Palmer Receives New Scholar Award for Work to Address Sexual Assault

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 00:00
SPA Professorial Lecturer, Jane Palmer, was recently awarded the New Scholar Award by the American Society of Criminology’s Division on Women and Crime.
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Point of View: Lonnie Bunch

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 00:00
CAS grad is the founding director of the Smithsonian's new Museum of African American History and Culture
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