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Finding my Village

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 00:00
Ron Jordan, BAE '17, reflects on his time at AU and how he "found his village" with his peers and professors.
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SIS honors alumnae with Alumnus/a of the Year awards

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 00:00
Davina Durgana, a human trafficking statistician, and Kayla Williams, the director of the Center for Women Veterans, were presented with this year’s SIS Alumnus/a of the Year awards.
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Class Makes Media for NBC

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00
Studio Television Production course gives students the opportunity to produce original webisodes for NBC4 and produce a live educational game show.
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Refuge and the American Dream: CAS Doctoral Grad Examines Resettlement Issues

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00
Anthropology Ph.D. Christopher Partridge researches refugees in North Carolina.
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Public History Student Presents on Lincoln’s "Ugliness"

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00
Public History M.A. student presents research on Abraham Lincoln’s "ugliness."
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Ibram X. Kendi Joins Faculty

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00
Renowned historian will join AU as a professor and will create a new anti-racism center.
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Spotlight On: Corbin Rugh, MSMKTG ‘17

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00
Corbin Rugh, MSMKTG ’17, is on a mission: to affect change through marketing. “I hope I can help businesses meet their objectives in new and exciting ways,” she says, “and make the world a better place while doing it.”
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Jeff Gill to join SPA as a Distinguished Professor of Government

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00
“I am pleased and honored to be returning to American University and I anticipate interesting and productive collaborations with colleagues on campus,” said Gill.
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SPA Announces New Director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00
Political scientist David Barker will join the AU School of Public Affairs in August 2017 as the new director of The Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies.
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Kareem Jordan to Joins SPA Criminology and Law Faculty

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00
“I like being involved and part of a community – not just talking about it in the classroom,” said Jordan. “I enjoy working with people who want to make a difference.”
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Student Award Recipients Share Their Passions

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 00:00
AU Students Award Recipients Demonstrate a Commitment to Achievement and Service.
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Killian G. MacDonald - Message to Fellow Students

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00
Killian G. MacDonald has a message for her fellow graduating students
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School of Public Affairs Students and Faculty Recognized for Service and Teaching

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00
This year, several SPA faculty and students were recognized by American University for their significant contributions to the areas of teaching, research, and service.
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Going Your Own Way

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00
“I felt encouraged to do what made me happy,” Wallick says. “My professors always focused on my individual path, rather than what I was ‘supposed’ to do.”
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Alumni Linda Daly and Jackie Cirillo Meisenberg

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00
Best friends, and supporters of the College
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Rewriting NAFTA has serious implications beyond just trade

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00
Since its inception, NAFTA has bound together North America’s economic and security considerations. It's more than just a trade deal.
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Spotlight On: Jamal Carnette, MSF ‘17

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00
Kogod News highlights Master of Science in Finance graduate Jamal Carnette, and his journey at American University. Congratulations, Class of '17!
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SPA Seminar Series Highlights the Policy Challenges of Domestic Abuse

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Andrea Hetling of Rutgers University, recently gave a talk about her book, as part of the SPA Public Administration and Policy Research Seminar Series.
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Political Partisanship Influences Racial Inequality in Education Outcomes, Says New Book

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
The significant effect of partisanship on African American K-12 students is the focus of a new book, "The Politics of African-American Education."
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New Book Highlights the Challenges of Gentrification

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Metropolitan Policy Center Director Derek Hyra’s book, "Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City," examines D.C.’s rapidly changing economic landscape.
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