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The Desert Island Reading List

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 16:20
AU Literature Department professors discuss their favorite fiction.
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5 LGBT Resources at the AU Library

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:16
Learn more about the suite of LGBT resources available through AU Library. Everything from the specialized collection at the Gender & Sexuality Library to the variety of streaming films relating to LGBT issues.
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Janet Ioli Publishes Book on Organizational Ailments

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 09:38
Ioli, adjunct professor for the Key Executive Leadership Programs, examines five common organizational ailments.
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Soldiers Who Kill in Combat Less Likely to Abuse Alcohol

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 09:28
New research shows not all combat experiences lead to alcohol abuse.
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Zachary Rybarczyk Awarded Boren Fellowship

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 11:42
Rybarczyk will study water access and government policies in Morocco to better understand the challenges of providing drinking water in rural areas.
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Marguerite Jimenez Named White House Fellow Finalist

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 10:34
Jimenez, a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Public Affairs, has been named a national finalist for the nation’s most prestigious program for leadership and public service.
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AU History and Music Student Pursues Passions

Thu, 06/05/2014 - 13:34
Zachary Kopin is making the most of his time at AU—both on and off campus.
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Recent WCL Graduates Named Fulbright Scholars

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 14:56
Matthew Smith '14 and Mina Trudeau '12 receive Fulbright Program grants for Fall 2014 projects in Mexico and Turkey
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Student Summer Research Projects

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 13:16
Studies cover antibiotic resistance, skin cancer genetics, and suburban poverty, among other topics.
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AU Student Filmmaker Scholar Program Receives $12,500 Grant from the Academy

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 14:02
To provide 10 Washington D.C. area high school students with scholarships to filmmaking course.
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Professor’s Book Redefines Child Soldiers

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 11:13
Associate Professor Susan Shepler’s new book, Childhood Deployed: Remaking Child Soldiers in Sierra Leone,  examines the difficult reintegration of former child soldiers in Sierra Leone.
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Building an NABJ Chapter at AU

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 14:08
Students gain support, petition for official chapter recognition.
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AU Evaluates Impact of D.C. Healthy Schools Act

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 13:23
Gains and challenges in supporting student health reported.
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A Way to Win

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 12:21
The Washington Internships for Native Students program shapes minds for the future.
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Music and the Afghan Refugee

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 12:52
Student’s senior thesis examined the importance of traditional music in the Afghan refugee culture.
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President Kerwin: Rule-Making Key to Shaping Public Policy

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 12:00
The most effective lobbyists shape public policy by writing the rules for laws passed by Congress, President Neil Kerwin said in a recent talk at SPA.
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Get Amped Up for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with These Library Selections

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 10:54
Explore the music of Brazil and a wealth of books and films related to soccer, just in time for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Every title here can be found in the collection of the AU Library.
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Drug Treatment Courts Best for Offenders

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 17:14
Drug treatment courts offer an effective health and public safety response for drug-dependent offenders, according to a new report.
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SPA Dean Barbara Romzek Delivers 2014 Commencement Speech

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 15:43
Dean Romzek addressed the 2014 graduates of the American University School of Public Affairs, part of the university's one hundred and twenty-eighth commencement.
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Summer School 101: Library Resources From a Distance

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 13:52
Make the most of your summer no matter where you are with resources available from the Library. Whether you are taking online classes, working on your research, or looking to learn a new skill, we have the resources you need.
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