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Greetings from Andrea Murino, SPA/BA '98

American University News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:00
A message from Alumni Association President Andrea Agathoklis Murino, SPA/BA '98
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SPA Assistant Professor Awarded Second Upjohn Early Career Award

American University News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:00
SPA Assistant Professor Seth Gershenson has won a second Early Career Research Award from the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
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American University News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 00:00
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Resurfacing Black Contributions to Classical Music Through Games

American University News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 00:00
SOC explores the poorly recognized influence of musicians of African descent on classical music.
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WRLC Newsletter, April 2016

WRLC Newsletter - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:44



AU Receives Over 19,300 Applications for Admission

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
The most competitive application pool in university history, AU’s acceptance rate has dropped to 25.7%
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More than a tradition: The Culture of Service at AU

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
University named one of the best for producing Peace Corps volunteers
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WSP Student Tyler Lattimore Lobbies Congress to Support Sentencing Reform Legislation

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
Tyler Lattimore, currently in his senior year at Emory University, met with a legislative assistant for Congressman Ted Yoho (R-3), who represents Lattimore’s home district.
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History Professor Lisa Leff Wins Major Jewish Literature Prize

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
American University History Professor Lisa Leff is the recipient of the 2016 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature.
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New Study: Small Crimes Matter Big in the War On Terrorism

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
A recent study co-authored by SPA Professorial Lecturer Brad Bartholomew shows that outreach targeting people involved in extremist movements may reduce terrorism.
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Glass Ceilings in the White House

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
SPA professor Jennifer Lawless talks gender and the presidential election.
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A Home Away from Home

American University News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 00:00
Pribula, an undergraduate/graduate dual degree major, believes the guidance she received has been instrumental to her success at AU.
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Eyewitness to the Rise of Women in American Politics

American University News - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 00:00
On April 6th, EMILY’s List founder Ellen Malcolm and Sen. Dianne Feinstein discussed the rise of women in politics during a special event at American University.
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2016 Distinguished Library Faculty Award

George Mason University - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 09:10

Beth Roszkowski, Head, Arlington Campus Library, is the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Library Faculty Award. Ms. Roszkowski truly embodies commitment to George Mason University and the profession of academic research librarianship. With this award, she is being recognized for her enthusiastic and tireless support of Mason’s students, faculty, and staff.

Ms. Roszkowski has a strong record as a skilled manager of complex functions, programs and services as well as noteworthy professional accomplishments which encompass all three areas of library professional faculty responsibilities at Mason – professional expertise and competence, scholarship, and service.

The award will be presented to Ms. Roszkowski at Mason’s Celebration of Teaching Excellence ceremony on Monday, April 11, 2015, 3:30pm, at the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall Main Lobby, Fairfax campus.

Congratulations!

 

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ESPN's Kevin Merida Predicts Big Things for ‘The Undefeated’

American University News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 00:00
ESPN's Kevin Merida visited SOC to talk race, sports, culture and The Undefeated.
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The 2016 Celebration of Scholarships Highlights the Impact of Philanthropy

American University News - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 00:00
This year’s program featured a three-time alumna donor, a student who made his way to Washington from a tiny island, and an operatic example of philanthropy in action.
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Library Staff Recognized for Service

George Mason University - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 11:05

Congratulations to our library colleagues who were recognized for their service to George Mason University and/or the Commonwealth of Virginia. The recipients were presented with their awards on April 6 and April 7 at the University Day Service awards celebrations.

30 years

  • Steve Dang, Resource Description & Metadata Services, Technical Services Group

20 years

  • Cynthia Bentley, Access Services, Fenwick and Gateway Libraries
  • William Perrin, Access Services, Fenwick and Gateway Libraries

15 years

  • Chandararith Chet, Systems Group
  • Karen Jacobs, Payments, Technical Services Group
  • Susan Stockwell, Office of the Dean of Libraries and University Librarian

10 years

  • Steven Gerber, Research Services, Fenwick Library, RES
  • Meaghan O’Malley, Resource Acquisition, Technical Services Group
  • Joyce Price, Resource Description & Metadata Services, Technical Services Group
  • Andrew Stevens, Web Services, Systems Group

5 years

  • Jason Byrd, Information Services Team, Fenwick Library
  • Anne Driscoll, Research Services, Fenwick Library, RES
  • Sally Evans, University Dissertations and Theses, Mason Publishing Group
  • Margaret Lam, Research Services, Fenwick Library, RES
  • Katara Wright, Information Services Team, Fenwick Library
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Environmental Champions Honored at 2016 Reilly Awards

American University News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 00:00
The Center for Environmental Policy at SPA honored Mindy Lubber, President of Ceres, and Bob Perciasepe, President of the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, with the 2016 William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Leadership.
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The Week of a Lifetime

American University News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 00:00
Opportunity awaited Kogod students to meet and network with leaders in the French fashion industry.
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Italian American Culture & Experience event

American University News - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 00:00
Italian American Culture & Experience - Wednesday, April 13
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