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AU Announces Spring 2017 Commencement Speakers

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00
The speakers demonstrate compassion, integrity, and unwavering commitment to public service.
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American University Announces Spring 2017 Commencement Speakers

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00
Ceremonies will take place in American University’s Bender Arena and feature an impressive roster of commencement speakers.
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SPA Event Highlights the Challenges of Governing Diverse Societies

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
Professor Muhammad Mushtaq of the University of Gujrat visited SPA recently to meet with faculty and students to discuss this growing issue.
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Lapping the Field: Shannon Scovel Wins the President’s Award

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
The journalism major and swimmer has earned the highest honor for undergraduates.
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A Legacy of Giving Back

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
Bill DeLone, Kogod Professor of Information Technology, is a people person. He defines himself not by his accomplishments, but by his work with--and impact on--others. "It's always been about my colleagues and my students," he says.
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The Business of Peace

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
The role of business in stabilizing post-conflict regions is integral to creating lasting solutions to global conflict. Kogod students are a part of a bigger global community who are inspiring change through business.
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Inaugural Streitmatter Award Presented at 2017 Kappa Tau Alpha Induction

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 00:00
American University School of Communication inducted nine new members into the Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA), which recognizes excellence in journalism and mass communication.
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Student Documents ‘Land of Five Dying Rivers’

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 00:00
A AU film and electronic media MFA student spent her spring break in Punjab, India filming an environmental documentary that has personal ties.
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Eagle Endowment Nets Top Prize

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 00:00
The Eagle Endowment for Community and Public Services took the top prize from The Sillerman's Center's Generous U competition.
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The Public Purpose Journal Celebrates 15 Years with Latest Edition

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 00:00
The Public Purpose Journal – the peer-reviewed journal of SPA graduate students – unveiled its 2017 edition.
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Seth Gershenson Wins Award for Best Research Article

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 00:00
SPA Associate Professor Seth Gershenson was recognized by the editors of the "Journal of Education, Finance and Policy" as the author of the best article published in 2016.
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Leading the GLC Forward

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 00:00
Graduate Leadership Council president shares how the council stepped up support for grad students this year.
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Pushing Boundaries: Taylor Dumpson Forges a New Path at AU

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 00:00
The incoming AUSG president also recently won a Newman Civic Fellowship.
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Farzeen Fatima Syed had a dream and Summer Sisters Exchange Program helped her make that dream come true…

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 00:00
Story of Summer Sisters Exchange Program Alumna Farzeen Fatima
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American University Pulitzer Center Fellow Picked to Pitch at Tribeca

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 00:00
Kent Wagner, American University MFA film student, won a student fellowship grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and AU School of Communication.
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Cassell Hall Earns LEED Silver Certification

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 00:00
Cassell Hall earns LEED silver certification, becoming the first AU residence hall be LEED-certified.
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AU Students Win Prestigious Chemistry Award

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 00:00
Seniors Sarah Burkhard and Cassidy Hart have been chosen for the College Chemistry Achievement Award by the Chemical Society of Washington. The award annually recognizes outstanding scientists in the District’s universities.
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AU Historians Weigh in on the First 100 Days, Past and Present

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 00:00
As President Donald J. Trump hits the hundred-day mark, we asked historians in the College of Arts and Sciences to weigh in on what they believe past presidents actually accomplished (or didn’t accomplish) during this period.
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Dania Hassan-Breaking the Norms

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 00:00
Dania Hassan, a 2016 Summer Sisters Program alumna, attended STEM courses at Johns Hopkins University.
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