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Modern Day Renaissance Hybrid Woman

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Kaylah “Kami” Simmons is a senior interested in theatre arts, media and television, entertainment, political science, and policy-making. The Washington Semester Program gave her the chance to reflect on her career plans while exploring her interests.
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Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:00
Meet the university’s newest alumni leaders.
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SIS welcomes Senator Russ Feingold to campus

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:00
Former Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold will join SIS Dean James Goldgeier for a Dean’s Discussion on March 1 and will teach skills institute courses this spring as a Distinguished Executive in Residence.
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The Power in Pausing

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:00
Mindful Eagles Help AU students Pause and Relax Before They Take on the Challenges In front of them.
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Recyclemania Kicks Off at Zero Waste Basketball Game

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:00
Game tip-off at 7 p.m. on Feb. 8
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Why a Master’s Degree in “Strategic Communication?”

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 00:00
Potential students often ask how a master’s degree in strategic communication differs from a degree in more traditional disciplines like public relations or advertising.
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Analytics Alumna Finds Solidarity at Kogod

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 00:00
Linda Tacaraya, MSAn ’16, discovered something rare and sometimes elusive during her time at Kogod: professional solidarity.
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SPA Doctoral Student Named Founders Fellow by American Society for Public Administration

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 00:00
Zachary Bauer, SPA/PhD ’20, is one of 25 graduate students and new professionals selected to be a 2017 American Society for Public Administration Founders’ Fellow.
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Game Change: AU Senior’s ‘Code Switch’ Will Explore Identity

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 00:00
Eric Vignola is a peer leader and contributor in the new AUx2 class.
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Alumni Witnesses WSP 30 Year Evolution

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 00:00
William Grover, a professor at Saint Michael’s College, has seen first-hand how the Washington Semester Program (WSP) has evolved over the past 30 years.
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The State of Race on Campus

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 00:00
The face of racism is changing on campuses across the nation, but it’s no less destructive than in the past, according to American Political Sociologist and Duke University Sociology Professor Eduardo Bonilla-Silva.
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Social Impact Initiative

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 00:00
Univision, Fusion Media Group (FMG) and American University’s Center for Media & Social Impact (CMSI) today announced the launch of a new research-based initiative.
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AU’s Creative Caucus Spurs Collaboration

Fri, 01/27/2017 - 00:00
AU Professor John Simson believes in the power of synergy. This conviction inspired him to found AU's Creative Caucus--an interdisciplinary artistic forum for faculty across campus.
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Former HHS Secretary Burwell Is American University’s Next President

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 00:00
Obama Cabinet Member is First Woman to Lead AU
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First-Year Students Dive Deeper in New Class on Race

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 00:00
The new course is part of the American University Experience pilot.
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How Kogod Shaped Me

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 00:00
Jessica Antopol, BSBA '16, is a self-proclaimed "Kogod student, through and through." "Each step of the way, I was in awe of the support I received from Kogod," she says.
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Christine and Michael: From McDowell dorm mates to AU Sweethearts

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 00:00
For AU Sweethearts Christine and Michael, a shared dorm and passion for soccer turns a friendship into marriage.
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AU Partners With Veteran-Owned Composting Firm

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 00:00
University supports Zero Waste and veterans
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DOEE Honors AU at 2016 Sustainability Awards

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 00:00
University chosen by public for People’s Choice Award
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Contemporary Abstraction on Display at AU Museum

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 00:00
Winter exhibits at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center are open Jan. 28, 2017 through March 12, 2017.
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