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10 Reasons You Need to Go to Preview Day

American University News - Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:00
Why American University’s “open house” event is a must for prospective students.
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Anthropology Students Win Awards, Present at Conference

American University News - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
Craig Stevens and Erin Cagney Present at Conference
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First-gen students among those recognized by Fulbright UK Summer Institutes at AU

American University News - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
Four AU students have been recognized by the US-UK Fulbright Commission, three of whom are first-generation college students.
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‘Race in the Marketplace Research Network’ Takes on Inequities in Global Markets

American University News - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
A call to action for scholars to work more closely with each other and stakeholders to build more equitable markets worldwide.
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Connecting with Students Inside and Outside the Classroom

American University News - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
Professor Wasil was recently named the 2017 Graduate Professor of the Year—his fourth time receiving the award. “I’m gratified to see that students recognize the kind of quality instruction I’m trying to bring to my class.”
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'Uncertain U' Explores Experiences of Immigrant Students

American University News - Wed, 06/28/2017 - 00:00
American University students last spring created a journalism project called Uncertain U, where they set out to understand how America’s shifts in attitudes towards immigration and administration policies affect university students.
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The Future of Uber: What’s Next?

American University News - Wed, 06/28/2017 - 00:00
Kogod Professor Bill Bellows comments on Uber's CEO resignation and what it means for the future of the company.
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School of Communication's Tara Flakker Receives Top Advising Award

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Students cited Flakker's compassion, knowledge of AU policy, and the “judgement free” space she creates.
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Report: Women Business Owners Miss Out on Key Tax Provisions Designed to Stimulate Small Business Growth

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
New research by Kogod Tax Policy Center and Women Impacting Public Policy finds women business owners are unable to take full advantage of billions in tax incentives.
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AU Honored for Excellence in Sexual Assault Prevention

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Campus staffers use numerous programs and events to reach students.
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Informational Interviewing: A Powerful Way to Enrich Any Internship or Career

American University News - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00
With Professional Development Day behind us, AU staff offer key takeaway points for professionals at every stage of their career development.
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University Records Center Closed July-August

George Mason University - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:10

The University Records Center will close for renovations starting in July 2017. If you are currently prepping boxes for storage or disposal, box labels must be submitted to University Records Management no later than COB on July 5, 2017. During the closure, University Records Management will not be able to accept new records for storage or shredding. Loan services will be available, but turnaround time will take longer than usual. The University Records Center expects to open again in August 2017. For current information about University Records Management services, please visit their website or e-mail recmgt@gmu.edu with any questions.

About University Records Management: University Records Management assists with the retention and disposal of non-permanent university records regardless of format. It minimizes the space, equipment, and personnel required to store and maintain records. Records Management assists with the timely disposal of records in full compliance with university policy, state retention requirements, and federal law. For more information, see this blog post on “The Difference Between Archiving and Records Management.”

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Goldgeier steps down as SIS dean

American University News - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 00:00
On June 21, School of International Service Dean James Goldgeier announced he will step down as Dean effective August 8.
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Finding Business Inspiration in Unlikely Places

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Dream of starting your own business one day? Kaben Calusen, BSBA '13, made his vision a reality with Aop.
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Kogod Alumna Advocates for Women Entrepreneurs

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Anisha Singh, MBA alumna, speaks on the importance of strong women and her passion for entrepreneurship.
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Discovering a Passion for the Nonprofit Sector Through WSP

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
WSP alumnus Kristen Hecht used a Foreign Policy concentration as a means to dig deeper into her interests.
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Mark Twain’s America

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit Lecturer Picks Five Books That Influenced Her Novel.
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Twain Was Here: Melissa Scholes Young Publishes Debut Novel

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit lecturer’s novel, FLOOD, looks at friendships and small-town America.
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Memorial Award Honors SPA Alumnus, Kevin Sutherland

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Devontae Torriente SPA/BA ’18, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Kevin Joseph Sutherland Memorial Scholarship.
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Summit Highlights the Ways Research Can Shape the Federal Workforce

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
As part of the effort to foster a culture of inquiry and collaboration that drives effective Federal workforce policy, for the second year in a row, SPA co-hosted the OPM Research Summit.
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