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The Discovery of Homo Naledi

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
AU PhD Student Helps Excavate Ancient Human Relative
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The 13 Keys to the White House

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
Professor Allan Lichtman's Historic Record of Predicting US Presidential Elections
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It’s All About the Journey for AU’s Student Award Winners

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
American University honors its best and brightest students with its 2016 Student Awards. Read the profiles of each of these dynamic students.
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American University Game Lab Levels Up

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
With only two years under its belt, AU’s game design MA program is ranked 22nd in the world by Princeton Review and number 13 in Animation Career Guide's ranking of East Coast games program.
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AU Receives Second ‘LEED Gold’ Distinction

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
McKinley becomes the second building on the AU campus to achieve LEED Gold status.
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Professor examines the politics of sexuality education in Nigeria and Mississippi

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
We asked Associate Professor Rachel Sullivan Robinson a few questions about her research with SPA Professor Jeremy Shiffman on the politics and policy surrounding sexuality education in Nigeria and Mississippi.
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Renowned Journalist Salinas to Address School of Communication Commencement

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
María Elena Salinas, one of the most influential journalists of our time, will address graduating students and receive an honorary degree.
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SPA Students and Faculty Score Big Wins with 2016 American University Awards

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 00:00
American University recognizes the exceptional achievements of outstanding faculty, students, staff, and alumni through University Awards.
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2016 SOC Senior Class Tribute

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:00
2016 graduates reflect to their time at AU, favorite professors and what SOC means to them.
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CAS Student Research Winners Announced

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:00
The 26th annual conference honors the life of Robyn Rafferty Mathias.
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The Community as Classroom

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:00
Two graduating seniors earn new Community-Based Research certificates.
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Fall 2016 Focus on Israel-Europe Connection

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
This September, the Center for Israel Studies will pivot its attention to the relationship between Israel and Europe. Michael Brenner, Seymour and Lillian Abensohn Chair in Israel Studies, will teach a new course on “Europe and Israel”.
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From the Washington Semester Program to the White House in Two Years

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
As part of the Journalism and New Media concentration, Kelsey Donohue wanted to find out how the news media operated to help her shape a career in public affairs and politics.
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New Leadership for Film and Media Arts at American University

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
Brigid Maher is only the second director of Film and Media Arts in the School of Communication's history.
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American University Study Suggests Children with ADHD May Benefit from Following Healthy Behaviors

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
ADHD youth follow fewer healthy lifestyle behaviors than non-ADHD youth, suggesting that they may benefit from improving lifestyle choices such as increasing water consumption and getting at least one hour of physical activity per day.
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AU Thanks Its Beloved University Chaplain

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
The University honors Rev. Joe Eldridge for his spirituality and social justice as he retires after the 2016 spring commencement.
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AU Thanks Its Beloved University Chaplain

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:00
The University honors Rev. Joe Eldridge for his spirituality and social justice as he retires after the 2016 spring commencement.
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Voiceless: Trigger Warnings, Safe Spaces and Freedom of Speech

Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:00
SOC's Writing and Editing for Convergent Media class explores how students experience "free speech" on campus.
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Total Immersion

Fri, 04/29/2016 - 00:00
President’s Award winner Tatiana Laing reflects AU’s highest ideals.
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Pulitzer Fellowships Go to American University Communication Students

Thu, 04/28/2016 - 00:00
Kent Wagner and Camila DeChalus are the 2016 recipients of the international reporting award.
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