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Introduction to the AU Physics Department

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
This is a unique physics department for many reasons, from the research opportunities to the diversity statistics.
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Dr. Elizabeth Cotter Promoted to Assistant Professor

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 00:00
Dr. Elizabeth Cotter in the Department of Health Studies was officially promoted to the position of Assistant Professor.
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Creating the Latin American “other” in the US

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
SIS Summer Scholars Research Fellowship recipient Bill Kakenmaster, SIS/BA ’17, explains his research on how US-Latin American identities are constructed through othering discourse in US print media.
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Presidential Predictions: No Polls, No Pundits

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
AU History Professor Allan Lichtman discusses presidential prediction models with professor of computer science.
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International Internships & Cross-Cultural Connections

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 00:00
Undergraduate business student, Stephanie DiLoreto, got hands-on internship experience while exploring China.
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Changing the Election Game

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
Game design can be a powerful tool in a activist's toolbox.
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Game Changer: Kelli Dunlap

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
Game design can be a powerful tool in a campaign's toolbox.
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“The Pollsters” Talk About the Countdown to Election 2016

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
The hosts of popular podcast, The Pollsters, came to AU for an event co-hosted by the School of Public Affairs and the School of Communication.
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The Power of Experiential

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
While Michael Clayton's passion for teaching motivated him to join Kogod’s faculty, the school’s commitment to education outside the classroom is what really hooked him. “The school’s focus on real-world experience is crucial,” he says.
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Meet new SIS professor Yang Zhang

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
New SIS Assistant Professor Yang Zhang, an authority on political elites and environmental activism in contemporary China, discusses his research and what drove him to pursue an academic career in historical sociology.
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Community Organizing and Democracy: Political Involvement Outside the Voting Booth

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 00:00
At a time when many Americans are disaffected with the current electoral choices, SPA hosted an event to talk about other ways to stay involved in the process outside of voting in the upcoming election.
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Key Receives Delegation from Brazil

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
In October 2016, Key hosted twenty-two executives from the Brazilian organizations in the state of Paraná, SEBRAE and SESCOOP.
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Bowles Award Deadline Extension

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
The deadline to apply for the W. Donald Bowles Award ($1000 award) has been extended to November 14th. Apply now!
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Like College…But With Helicopters

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
Stu Henderson, MSA ’16, never thought an accounting degree could get him a job in Afghanistan. Read more to find out how Kogod helped him achieve his dreams.
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The Key Team Visits Secret Service Headquarters

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
Staff at the Key Executive Leadership Programs exchanged the leafy setting of their Tenleytown office for the concrete jungle of downtown D.C. to participate in a tour of the United States Secret Service Headquarters
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AU Professor Publishes More Research on Interest Groups

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
American University professor, Dr. Laila Sorurbakhsh, is becoming an expert on the topic of interest groups and recently published another article on the subject.
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Reach Higher: AU Hosts Convening on College and Career Readiness

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
Education Secretary John King gives speech praising school counselors.
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AU Students Build Friendships Across Party Lines

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00
In the middle of a divisive election season, AU's College Democrats and College Republicans come together to have events and spark friendships.
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How an Internship Jumpstarted a Career

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 00:00
Sydney Gore visited a class of undergrad SOC students to share tips for success.
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Building a Network of Social Scientists Working on Global Health Policy

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 00:00
SPA Professor Jeremy Shiffman brought together 20 academics who presented papers and discussed shared interests in the areas of global health, health policy, and health systems.
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