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#SPA80for80: Marguerite Jimenez, SPA/PhD ’13

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 15:08
Marguerite Jimenez, recently named one of 15 White House Fellows for 2014-2015, says she chose SPA "because of the school's historic commitment to public scholarship."
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AU Hosts Night Of Impassioned Debate In The Race For DC Mayor

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:28
American University hosted the first DC mayoral debate of the 2014 general election campaign season on September 18.
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Students Explore Water and Cooperation in the Middle East

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:43
This summer, SIS offered a graduate practicum on “Water, Cooperation, and Peace in the Middle East.”
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#SPA80for80: Vicky Wilkins, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 17:02
When it comes to academic work, Vicky Wilkins covers all the bases.
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Community-Based Learning Builds Advocates, Activists

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:57
Chante Harris continues three generations of advocacy through AU’s service-learning.
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Nifty Fifty at AU

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:29
Professor Arthur Shapiro named Nifty Fifty speaker for promoting STEM activities.
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Jamming at the White House

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:50
AU professors invited to first White House Educational Game Jam.
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AU Economics Professor Wins Two Prestigious Grants

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:48
Professor Paul Winters will study efficacy of economic programs in Africa.
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#SPA80for80: Matthew Waskiewicz, SPA/BA, CAS/BS ’16

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:09
A double-major between SPA and CAS, Waskiewicz hopes to translate his studies into policy change in his home state of Massachusetts.
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Focus on Military Families at VIP Screening

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:42
'Fort Bliss' event drew star Michelle Monaghan and Colonel Parker of the White House’s Joining Forces initiative.
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Building the Knowledge Network

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 15:20
Meet American University’s new faculty members. 
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Up, Up and Away! Students Prepare for Professional Success at Career-Con<br />

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 14:34
The Kogod Center for Career Development’s annual career preparation event ensures students have the tools they need to land that dream internship or full-time job.
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The Militarization of Police at Home and Abroad

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:05
A panel discussion at the School of International Service on “The Militarization of Policing in Comparative Perspective” addressed this trend at home and abroad, looking at the United States, Europe, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Indonesia.
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#SPA80for80: Sarah McBride, SPA/BA '13

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 15:07
Former student government president Sarah McBride is committed to working toward equality for all.
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War Powers: Three Questions for Shoon Murray

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:00
The Obama administration says that it does not need approval from Congress to launch an air war in Syria and Iraq against the terrorist group known as ISIS. We asked Professor Shoon Murray for her insights.
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New Moves

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 14:40
AU Dance Program partners with American Dance Institute.
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Database of the Month: Wiley-Blackwell Cochrane Library

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:45
Our new Database of the Month feature showcases the Wiley-Blackwell Cochrane Library, a terrific resource for medical topics.
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A Wonder Material

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 13:27
Ben Derby researched graphene during his NIST summer fellowship.
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Alumni Board Seeks New Members for 2015-2017

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:34
Interested in helping make key decisions about programming and outreach to fellow Eagles?  Apply for the Alumni Board!
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AU Welcomes Diverse Class of 2018

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:52
This class is one of the most varied in recent history in terms of geographic and multicultural diversity.
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