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Remembering Shimon Peres

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 00:00
Israeli leader, who inaugurated AU’s Center for Israel Studies, devoted his life to peace.
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Sarah Gray Shining Light

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 00:00
New book from American University alumna Sara Gray on a tragedy that led her to a new calling.
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Student researches where anti-establishment movements and xenophobia collide

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 00:00
After completing an AU Summer Scholars Research Fellowship, Emily Dalgo, SIS/BA ’17, shares her experience researching the Trump and Sanders campaigns to understand why some anti-establishment movements contain xenophobic characteristics.
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Bradley Hardy Named Brookings Economic Studies Fellow

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 00:00
American University School of Public Affairs Assistant Professor Bradley Hardy has been awarded a Brookings Institution economic studies fellowship for 2016/2017 academic year.
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AU Launches New Center on North American Integration

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 00:00
CLALS and SIS partner to start the Robert A. Pastor North America Research Initiative.
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New Research to Advance Early Child Health and Development Around the World

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 00:00
According to a new study, 43 percent of children younger than age five in low and middle income countries are at risk of not reaching their developmental potential due to extreme poverty.
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Secretary-General of OECD Angel Gurría to give keynote at American University Model G20 Initiative Launch

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 00:00
OECD Secretary-General Ángel Gurría will discuss contributions and challenges of the G20 at the American University Model G20 (MG20) Initiative Inaugural Event.
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Creativity & education drive social change

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 00:00
Alumna Geeta Raj SIS/MA '03 shares how her background and creative writing and studies in peace and conflict resolution came together to teach children to become global citizens through a digital storytelling series.
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Fear of Law Enforcement High Among D.C.-Area Blacks and Latinos

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 00:00
“Diversity in the D.C. Area: Findings from the 2016 D.C. Area Study,” shows results from the first comprehensive survey on quality-of-life issues of residents living in racially diverse and predominantly Latino neighborhoods.
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New Report Sheds Light on Diversity in Washington, DC

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 00:00
The Metropolitan Policy Center conducted a recent survey that explores diversity in Washington, DC.
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Chilean President dedicates new Mural at AU Museum President Michelle Bachelet visits Todas Las Manos

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 00:00
On September 22, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet paid a visit to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center to dedicate a mural that symbolized painful events in Chilean history—events that reached all the way to American University.
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SPA Professor to Lead Team of Researchers to Explore Health Impacts of Urban Gentrification

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 00:00
SPA Professor Derek Hyra will head a research team to learn more about the health impacts of urban gentrification.
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‘MIXED’ Values: Biraciality in Non-Post-Racial America

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 00:00
New SOC Faculty Documentary
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AU Professor donates two Oscars to NMAAHC

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 00:00
Oscar winner and SOC Professor Russell Williams featured in WTOP article.
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Applications Open for NAHJ Internship

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 00:00
Apply now to be placed in a DC journalism internship through the National Association of Hispanic Journalists
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Annual News Games Features New Host, Prizes

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 00:00
Register now to enter into this fun and newsworthy competition!
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Six Resources for Online Writers

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 00:00
Between the deadlines, breaking headlines and pitching story ideas, time is everything in the digital world. Here are a helpful sites.
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Introducing the New Faculty

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 00:00
AU has hired 28 tenure-line professors.
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Kogod Hosts Online Immersion Courses for MBA and MSaN Students

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 00:00
Business@American MBA and MSaN students meet on campus for the first time.
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Fair, Competent Government Regulation Leads to Better Nursing Homes, Says New Research

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 00:00
New research by Professor Anna Amirkhanyan indicates that fair, competent government regulation leads to better nursing homes.
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