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AU Night at Nationals Park

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 15:48
On Friday, August 22, the AU community will celebrate the university’s partnership with the Washington Nationals.
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What is Campus Life Reading This Summer?

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 14:45
Need some summer literary recommendations? OCL’s got you covered.
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Crisis in Iraq: Three Questions for Professor Benjamin Jensen

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 14:06
Scholar-in-Residence Benjamin Jensen, an expert on international security, explains the situation in Iraq and outlines next steps.
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Fulbright Internship Grant is First of Its Kind for AU

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 09:31
Ana-Cecilia Alvarez, BSBA ’11, will build her skills in international financial services on a unique type of Fulbright grant to Mexico City.
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Creating a Global Small Business Social Network

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:11
Carlota Pico, SIS-SOC / BA ’08, co-founder of the first free B2B social network, BeConnections.
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Children’s Health Advocate and National Sustainability Leader Recognized at William K. Reilly Environmental Leadership Awards

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:33
On April 24, 2014, Nse Obot Witherspoon, Executive Director of the Children’s Environmental Health Network and Daniel C. Esty received the William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Leadership.
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CEP Hosts Water Technology Workshop

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:39
On June 27, the Center for Environmental Policy hosted an Expert Workshop on Water Technologies as part its role in the Partnership on Technology Innovation and the Environment.
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Center for Environmental Policy Seeks William K. Reilly Interns for Fall 2014 Semester

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:04
The Center for Environmental Policy (CEP) is pleased to accept internship applications for students in the School of Public Affairs’ MPP and MPA programs for a fall 2014 internship placement.
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We, Robot

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:41
AU literature professor’s new book analyzes artificial people in film and fiction.
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SPA Dean Barbara Romzek to Receive Gaus Award

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 09:54
Romzek, an expert in public management and accountability, was chosen for “a lifetime of exemplary scholarship in the joint tradition of political science and public administration.”
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Israel-Palestine Tensions on the Rise: Three Questions for Professor Guy Ziv

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 10:54
Israel-Palestine tensions rose this week after three missing Israeli teens were found dead. We asked Assistant Professor Guy Ziv, an expert on Israel, to provide some context and explain what might happen next.
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Biology Student Making Strides in Cancer Research

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 10:05
Biology student Nicholas Watson researches the link between blood cancer and obesity.
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SIS Course in Brazil an Exploration of Sustainability

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:38
This summer, the School of International Service offered a unique practicum and summer course in Brazil, led by Professor Eve Bratman. We asked Rachel Teter, a participating student, to share some of her impressions. 
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