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American University Announces Launch of Three Innovative Graduate Education Degree Programs Online

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
With teacher shortage looming, American University's online programs in education will help to prepare the next generation of effective teachers and education policy leaders.
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Diplomacy, Defense, and Development Concentration Prepares Students For Successful Careers

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
The Diplomacy, Defense, and Development program is a perfect next step for those interested in diplomacy, security, or international development.
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Strikes against Syria: Did Trump need permission from Congress?

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Did Trump have the authority to order missile strikes against Syria without congressional approval? SIS Professor Jordan Tama examines recent precedent.
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Jake Tapper Talks News and Gives Advice to Journalism Students

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Hundreds of students from American University lined up two hours early to get tickets for the event. SOC professor Jane Hall interviewed Tapper and moderated student Q&A.
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The Power to Change a Life

Sun, 04/09/2017 - 00:00
The 20th Celebration of Scholarships honors the impact of support and thanks donors.
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SPA’s Key Executive Leadership Program Publishes New Book

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
Federal leaders have a new tool to help them navigate the changing nature of their work, thanks to a new book from AU School of Public Affairs’ Key Executive Leadership Program.
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The Road to Glory: Hip-Hop Star Common Speaks at AU

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
The rapper, actor, and author offered pearls of wisdom in Bender Arena.
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AU's Stake In the Twin Cities: Irene Quarshie, SPA/MPP '00

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Vice president, product quality and responsible sourcing, Target
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Experts Share Perspectives on Current Global Terrorism Threat

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
A panel of experts discussed the global terrorism landscape at an event hosted by the AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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Child’s Play is Serious Business for Passionate Alumna

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Darla Davenport-Powell is bringing her African American doll Niya and her multicultural and multilingual group of friends to ABC's "The Toy Box."
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East Meets West in Gettysburg

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Students discuss differences between perceptions and realities of the US, Russia, and other nations.
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Annual Awards Ceremony Celebrates Environmental Champions

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Nearly 200 people gathered at the AU Katzen Art Center on March 30 for the 5th William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Leadership.
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Renowned Psychiatrist Visits SPA, Talks About Creating a Culture of Health

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Renowned psychiatrist and public health expert Mindy Fullilove Ph.D. spoke at the Metropolitan Policy Center’s annual spring lecture at AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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Welcome AU’s New Interim Vice President of Campus Life

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Dr. Fanta Aw reflects on her AU journey and shares her vision for Campus Life and AU.
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Alexander Toradze Peforms and Lectures at American University

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 00:00
Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History Presents World-Renowned Russian Pianist in an Exploration of the Revolutionary Changes in Russian and Soviet Music
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Students simulate national security crisis

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 00:00
After the fifth annual Cyber 9/12 competition, US Foreign Policy and National Security graduate student Taishu Pitt, SIS/MA ’17, reflects on the value of simulating a response to a national security crisis.
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Students Research Documentary’s Potential for Activism

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 00:00
Graduate students worked with BRITDOC to help bridge the gap between film and action at the True/False Film Festival.
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Words of Advice from Dr. Gail Hanson

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 00:00
As she reaches the end of her career, Dr. Gail Hanson offers seven tips for the AU community.
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Jane Goodall delivers an evening of hope at SIS

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 00:00
World-renowned ethnologist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall visited SIS to deliver a lecture and participate in a fireside chat with conservationist and investor Brian Sheth on March 28.
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Millennial Index Advises DC Businesses

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 00:00
What do Millennials in the Greater Washington Area want from the workforce? Kogods Millennial Index Report indicates what Millennials in the workforce want, and how employers can adapt to the rising labor force of young workers.
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