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Students Research Documentary’s Potential for Activism

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 00:00
Graduate students worked with BRITDOC to help bridge the gap between film and action at the True/False Film Festival.
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Words of Advice from Dr. Gail Hanson

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 00:00
As she reaches the end of her career, Dr. Gail Hanson offers seven tips for the AU community.
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Jane Goodall delivers an evening of hope at SIS

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 00:00
World-renowned ethnologist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall visited SIS to deliver a lecture and participate in a fireside chat with conservationist and investor Brian Sheth on March 28.
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Millennial Index Advises DC Businesses

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 00:00
What do Millennials in the Greater Washington Area want from the workforce? Kogods Millennial Index Report indicates what Millennials in the workforce want, and how employers can adapt to the rising labor force of young workers.
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Pitfalls and Profits: H. Kent Baker Co-Authors Book Exposing Investment Traps

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 00:00
The Kogod School of Business professor writes about managing your money.
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School of Communication Faculty Honored for Teaching, Service

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 00:00
Several School of Communication faculty members were recognized through the 2017 American University Faculty Awards.
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Summer Sisters Exchange Alumna Dania Hassan

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 00:00
As part of the U.S. Summer Sisters Exchange Program, she studied at John Hopkins
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AU Museum in Spring: Participatory Sculpture, Contemporary Cuban, A Teacher’s Legacy, Myths and Time

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 00:00
Spring exhibits at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center open April 1.
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Career Interests Heightened Due to the WSP Experience

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 00:00
Hannah Vecseri was home schooled from kindergarten through her high school graduation. During her sophomore year at Baylor University, she discovered that the Washington Semester Program offered a Justice and Law concentration, which peaked her interest.
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5 Ways to Ace Your Kogod Application

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:00
Kogod graduate student gives insight on ways to polish and perfect your Kogod application.
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Want to end TB? Diagnose and treat all forms of the disease

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 00:00
On World Tuberculosis Day, Professor Lauren Carruth writes that zoonotic TB, which is passed from animals to humans, is a global problem.
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First Woman to Launch Women's Film Festival in Pakistan

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:00
First Woman to Launch Women's Film Festival in Pakistan
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AU Sophomore Empowers Turkish Women

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:00
Esra Ozturk, MBA ’19, started her own company in 2016 with the assistance of the Kogod incubator. She strives to empower Turkish women and women around the world through Arzo.
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Playing the Field: Sports is a Business

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 00:00
Dawn Ridley, a veteran in the sports industry, talks about her Intro to Sports Management course and why it’s important to think of sports as a business.
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Student Media Launches "ATV Motion Pictures"

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 00:00
ATV aims to assist aspiring AU filmmakers create their video projects by granting money.
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SPA Professor Receives Prestigious Judicial Award

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 00:00
SPA Professor Jon Gould was recently awarded the Administration of Justice Award from the U.S. Supreme Court Fellows Association for his contributions to the Obama Administration.
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Game Design MA 16th in World Says Princeton Review

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 00:00
American University’s game design master’s program soared six spots to rank #16 in the world according to the just-released 2017 International Rankings by Princeton Review.
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Keeping Tradition Alive: One Family makes the Washington Semester Program a Family Tradition

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 00:00
Wolf Weimer knew that he wanted to study abroad during his time at Zeppelin University in Germany. His father suggested he check and see whether the “terrific program” he had attended in the 80s still existed.
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Making Environmental Film that is Seriously Funny

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
This year's Eco-Comedy Video Competition was won by film and media arts graduate student Ashley Holmes. The theme was "Conservation and Environmental Protection."
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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:00
This story on the long and colorful history of the polygraph-and our nerve-wracking, heart-pounding, sweat-inducing experiences with it-is worth your time. We swear.
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