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Sundance Doc Club Features 'The Mama Sherpas'

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 00:00
SOC professor Brigid Maher's film on women's health and human rights is now streaming online.
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Alumnus advocates for digital identity in TEDx talk at AU

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 00:00
Stan Stalnaker, SIS/BA ’96, gave a TEDx talk at American University on February 27 about digital identity. Stan told us more about his TEDx talk, his thoughts on Apple vs. FBI, and why he is giving back to AU:
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Najjar's 'Thief' Available for Digital Download

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 00:00
“Eyes of a Thief” (2014), the latest film from Najwa Najjar (SOC/MA ‘91) is now available in digital format on iTunes and Amazon.
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Donna Brazile to Accept the 2016 Wonk of the Year Award

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 00:00
The savvy political strategist will appear in Bender Arena on March 24.
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The Healthy Schools Act, Five Years Later

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 00:00
AU Report: Are DC schoolchildren receiving better nutrition and more exercise?
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AU Alumna Princess Sora Saud of Saudi Arabia Launches Jewelry Business

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 00:00
Jewelry line promotes individuality and empowers women.
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In the Spotlight

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 00:00
At SOC event, Martin Baron talks about how his work became a movie.
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A Time to Act

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 00:00
President Kerwin unveils plan to build a more diverse and inclusive AU.
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The politics of staying put: Professor examines gentrification in DC

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 00:00
Professor Carolyn Gallaher talks to us about her new book, which analyzes a unique law designed to curb gentrification in DC.
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David Aldridge Receives of Basketball Hall of Fame Award

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 00:00
David Aldridge Receives Basketball Hall of Fame’s Curt Gowdy Media Award
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Gleaning the Glorious from Garbage

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 00:00
SOC Alum Brad Allgood is earning national recognition for his latest documentary, Landfill Harmonic.
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First Place for American University in National Leadership Competition

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 00:00
American University, for the second year in row, finished first in the federal government’s Presidential Management Fellowship Program with 42 finalists, including students and alumni from The School of Public Affairs.
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Student co-presents research with faculty at international studies conference

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 00:00
SIS student Kellianne McClain tells us about her research interests, experience presenting at a faculty conference, and future goals:
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Leverage Connections. Gain Employment.

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:00
Students attended the annual Communications and Marketing day job fair and networking reception.
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Librarian Profile—Olivia Ivey

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:00
This article in our series of librarian profiles focuses on Public Affairs Librarian Olivia Ivey. With her background in social work and her interest in information literacy, Olivia brings a special perspective to the Library and classroom.
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AU Hosts Digital Design Competition

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:00
The Society for News Design held their annual Best of Digital Design Awards at American University.
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European Union ambassador joins SIS dean to discuss refugee crisis, Brexit, and relations with Russia

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:00
David O'Sullivan, Ambassador of the European Union (EU) to the United States, visited SIS for a discussion with Dean James Goldgeier about the critical issues facing Europe—including the refugee migration crisis, Brexit, Russia, and TTIP.
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TEDx Returns to AU; Three SOC Students Featured

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:00
TEDx Returns to AU and features 3 SOC affiliated speakers: Kara Andrade, Jordan Coleman and Sarah Preston
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American University Leads in Presidential Management Fellowship Finalists

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 00:00
For the 2nd year in a row, American University is number one in the country with 42 Presidential Management Fellowship finalists. Of those, 25 are SIS students or alumni.
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$1 a Day for 260 Days of Unlimited Metro Rail and Bus Rides

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 00:00
Full-time students to vote on program that could save them up to $1,000 a year.
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