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Continued Success for AU's PRSSA

American University News - Tue, 02/18/2014 - 14:28
Chapter wins bid to co-host 2014 PRSSA national conference this fall.
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Hues of AU Alumni: Meet the Harris Family

American University News - Tue, 02/18/2014 - 11:06
Tyrone "Ty" Harris, Esq., SOC/BA ’72, WCL/JD ’75, shares why he and his three siblings came to AU and why they stay connected
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New. Now. Wow! Writing Space for Mason Doctoral Students!

George Mason University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 16:50

Mason PhD students seeking dedicated space for dissertation work on the Fairfax campus may now apply for exclusive use of the new Dissertation Writers Room (DWR) in Fenwick Library. Located in Room 518, Wing C, the room features eleven assigned carrels and shelves to store research materials. Students are provided a unique door code to access the DWR.

Mason doctoral students, who have passed their comprehensive exams and are in good standing with the University and the University Libraries, are eligible to request a space.  Spaces in the DWR are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis (based on date/time submitted) until room capacity is filled. Doctoral students will have use of the DWR through mid-August 2014.

A student’s academic standing must be verified by his/her department; this verification is required to complete the DWR Request Form. Download the form and return it to the Fenwick Library Circulation Desk; applications are also available at the Fenwick Circulation Desk.

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Professor Rosenbloom To Publish New Editions of Two Books

American University News - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 15:36
One of the books is a core text in MPA programs throughout the US, China, and several other countries.
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Basketball Teams Shine Under New Head Coaches

American University News - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:40
The men’s and women’s basketball teams have twin 11-3 records in Patriot League play heading into games against Boston U. Wednesday night.
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Alumna publishes e-book on teaching and education

American University News - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:09
AU Alumni Board member publishes e-book on effective teaching strategies.
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Portfolio in Motion Uncut To Feature Cutting-Edge Garments;Jhane Barnes to be Honored

Marymount University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:09
Marymount’s fashion programs are unique in the Washington D.C. region and well recognized within the industry and by the public.
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President's Medal Given to IBT's James P. Hoffa

The George Washington University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 08:50

On January 29, 2014, President Steven Knapp awarded International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President James P.

Happy Presidents Day!

The George Washington University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 01:01
February 14, 2014

There are no classes on Monday, February 17, in honor of Presidents Day, but Gelman and Eckles are open regular hours.  The National Security Archive will be closed and GW Drop-in Tutoring for Econ, Accy, Math, and Bio are cancelled.


Dr. Lisa Jackson-Cherry Receives Maryland Governor’s Citation

Marymount University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 17:02
She was honored for her service to the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists.
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Service Interruption

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 15:00
Service Interruption
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For AU Sweethearts, College Romance Stands the Test of Time

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:41
Amy and Allison’s love story – like 2,500 other alumni couples -- began at AU.
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Philosophy Professor Addresses Intersex Ethics

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:10
Ellen Feder’s new book challenges the treatment of children with atypical sex anatomies.
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HABITAT: A Music and Technology Performance

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:23
HABITAT showcases percussion, video, and computer-altered audio into a concert-length composition.
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Cellulose: Answering the Call for Sustainable Energy

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 09:19
Laura Flynn is working on a research project to modify cellulose so it can be used as an all-fiber flame retardant.
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Trans Trailblazers

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 07:24
TV star’s visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s support. Photo courtesy of Netflix.
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University Libraries Closed on February 14

Catholic University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 06:12

Mullen Library and the campus libraries will be closed on  Friday, February 14.  The IM/Chat with a Librarian service will be available 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm.

Post expires at 8:00am on Saturday February 15th, 2014

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Feb 14: Fenwick Open & Reference Online 10am-5pm

George Mason University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 06:11

Fenwick Library and online reference service will be open today, February 14, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. All other Mason Libraries are closed (includes Law Library).

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The 3rd Annual George Washington Lecture

The George Washington University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 23:34
February 13, 2014

Setting the Example:  George Washington's Military Leadership
with Edward G. Lengel, Director, The Papers of George Washington

Friday, February 20 at 6:30pm
Gelman, Room 702

As part of the university’s celebration honoring George Washington’s birthday, Professor Lengel will discuss the leadership lessons of our namesake’s legacy.

All members of the GW community are invited to attend.  Please register at go.gwu.edu/gwlecture2014.

Research Help Available Until 8pm

The George Washington University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 17:44
February 13, 2014

Gelman and Eckles are closed, but librarians are available until 8pm to answer your questions.  Click the "Chat Now!" icon on the Ask A Librarian page to connect with live help.