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2014 Israel Writing Award

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:25
Phoebe Bradford won the 2014 Center for Israel Studies Israel Writing Award.
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Creative Writing Alumni Win Accolades and Awards

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:10
Alumni Abdul Ali is the latest MFA graduate honored for his work.
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Meet New SETH Professor Jennifer Steele

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:33
A Q&A with education policy expert and new SETH professor Jennifer Steele.
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Negotiations with Iran: Three Questions with Professor Anthony Wanis-St. John

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 16:02
Iran and six world powers recently failed to meet a self-imposed deadline to address Iran's nuclear program. Associate Professor Anthony Wanis-St. John, an expert on international negotiations, describes the prospects for a deal.
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SOC's Top Achievements of 2014...So Far

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:41
2014 is shaping up to be a big year for the AU School of Communication.
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Anita McBride Re-Appointed by President Obama to Fulbright Board

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:00
McBride, executive in residence at the School of Public Affairs, will be the longest-serving active member.
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Congratulations to 2014 Zauderer Scholarship Winner, Amir Paul

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:35
Congratulations to Amir, a student who embodies the Key mission and values.
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Alumni Startup Connects Expats Abroad and at Home

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:54
Hristo Boyadzhiev, BSBA ’08, channels his experiences as an international student in the U.S. into providing networking services for his fellow Bulgarians.
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Voice of Reason

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 19:41
Diane Rehm to receive prestigious medal from President Obama.
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OCL Storms Staff Council

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:14
Four Campus Life staff members have big plans for their elected posts.
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Mathematics & Statistics Professor Publishes New Book

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:33
Mathematics and statistics professor Michael Robinson published Topological Signal Processing.
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Changing Social Attitudes Towards Women’s Health

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:55
Randi Saunders looks at the stigma college women face surrounding sexually transmitted infections.
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1964 New York Police Riot Deja Vu in 2005 Paris

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:25
SIS associate professor Cathy Schneider’s new research finds racial boundaries result from wars on crime
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Spotlight on the GGPS Program

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:38
The Global Governance, Politics and Security  (GGPS) program at SIS provides students with the professional and specialized training and skills necessary to launch careers in international affairs and public service.
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Minors at the Border: Three Questions for Professor Daniel Esser

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:08
Assistant Professor Daniel Esser, an expert on aid effectiveness who has conducted field research in Mexico, explains the root causes of the influx and suggests ways to slow the flow of people to the United States.
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Decoding Aquarius

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 09:48
School of Communication professor contributes to CNN Series on the 1960s.
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AU Museum Receives Gift to Support Washington Art

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 13:45
Alumna and art advocate Carolyn Alper’s gift will establish the Alper Initiative for Washington Art.
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AU Educates the Feds on Inclusion

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:55
Government agencies increasingly tap AU for trainings on LGBTQ inclusion.
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AU Updates Tenley Neighbors on WCL Project

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:18
Representatives from American University met recently with Tenleytown neighbors to provide an update on construction at the new Washington College of Law (WCL).
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Vaccination Research

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 15:57
Team of College students win award for study on vaccines and socioeconomics.
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