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The Meaning of Middle States

American University News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 15:33
AU welcomes a visiting team as part of the re-accreditation process.
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Less than 24 hours til tip

American University News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 21:14
Eagles shift focus from the stunning season that was to the Herculean task of taking on Wisconsin.
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The Line Has Shattered Documentary Screening

The George Washington University - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 15:51
March 19, 2014

Monday, March 24

The Line Has Shattered (55 min.), is a new documentary exploring the 1963 Vancouver Poetry Conference. The film is directed by Robert McTavish, who will be present for the screening.

Robert McTavish is a Canadian documentary film-maker whose works include Ghosts on the Land (2001), Fiddler’s Map (2003) and What To Make of It All?: The Life and Poetry of John Newlove (2006). He also edited A Long Continual Argument: The Selected Poems of John Newlove (Chaudiere Books, 2007, afterword by Jeff Derksen) which was hailed by the Globe and Mail as “a fitting monument to the poet’s consummate craftsmanship, and a cause for national celebration.”

Space is limited. Please RSVP to cathy@gwu.edu.

Urban-Metro Governance Expert to Join SPA in August

American University News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 15:41
Dr. Derek Hyra, whose research focuses on innercity economic development, will join the Department of Public Administration & Policy in August as an associate professor.
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AU Shines in Classroom and on Court

American University News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 13:01
For Eagles, academics come first and it shows according to NCAA data. 
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**Wednesday, March 19: Closing at 5:00 pm.**

The George Washington University - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 10:57

We will be unable to stay open until our usual 8:00 pm today, Wednesday, March 19. The reading room will close at 5:00 pm.

State Department Taps DeNardis for Key Committee

American University News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 10:36
Professor Laura DeNardis will serve on the Advisory Committee for International Communications and Information Policy.
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A Splendid Wake 2: Documenting the DC Poetry Scene

The George Washington University - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 20:01
March 18, 2014

Friday, March 21
Gelman Library, Room 702  

Part of "A Splendid Wake," a project to document poets and literary movements in the nations's capital from 1900-present, poets and panelists will report on experimental contemporary poetry, warrior poetry projects, and on D.C.'s African-American intellectual/creative activity during the years of segregation in Washington.

Intelligence Panel Advises on Careers in the Field

Marymount University - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 17:23
Representatives from the Department of Homeland Security, the Washington Metropolitan Police, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement shared their experience.
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SPA Faculty Cited for Most Influential Articles

American University News - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 16:53
Three of the 75 most influential articles in the history of the journal Public Administration Review were published by faculty in the School of Public Affairs.
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Alum's 'Astronaut' on International Space Station

American University News - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 16:39
Film by David J. Ruck, (SOC/ MFA ’13) to screen in orbit for a very select audience.
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Winning Arguments

American University News - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 12:59
AU Mock Trial teams enjoy a successful run in 2013-2014.
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Russian Rock Music Today

The George Washington University - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 14:20
March 17, 2014

Tuesday, March 18 from 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Artemyi Troitsky will provide an intimate overview of the state of rock music and rock culture in Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus.  A reception will follow, with ample time to explore the GRC's 7th floor exhibit, Words and Sounds of Dissent: from Samizdat to Rebel Rock.

Please RSVP at http://go.gwu.edu/TroitskyRock

Artemyi Troitsky is the world's leading expert on Russian rock music and an active player in the civic life of his country. He is the author of Back in the USSR: The True Story of Rock in Russia and Tusovka: Whatever Happened to the Soviet Underground Culture. He currently teaches in the Journalism Department of Moscow State University, hosts TV and radio shows (including on Ekho Moskvy), writes for Novaya gazeta, is a member of the board of Greenpeace Russia, and is a well-known blogger and opposition activist.

Part of IERES's Media and Democratization in Russia and Eurasia Series
Co-sponsored by the Global Resources Center (GRC), Gelman Library


Water Project Catalyzes Communication Students

American University News - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 12:03
Experiential cross-disciplinary initiative pairs students with water advocates and scientists for professional projects.
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Fenwick Library open March 17 10am-5pm

George Mason University - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 09:04

Today, Monday, March 17, Fenwick Library is open from 10am – 5pm. All other libraries are closed.

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March 17: Reference service online today

George Mason University - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 08:30

Mason Libraries’ online reference service is available between 10am-10pm today, March 17. Slainte!

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Gelman is OPEN!

The George Washington University - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 05:39
March 17, 2014

GW will open at noon on Monday, March 17 because of inclement weather, but Gelman will remain open on its regular 24-hour schedule.

Eckles Library will open at noon today.

The Virginia Science & Technology Campus Library will be closed.

University Libraries Open @ 12:30 PM

Catholic University - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 05:33

Due to the snow, the University Libraries will open at 12:30 PM on Monday, March 17.

Post expires at 8:00am on Tuesday March 18th, 2014

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Streamline your Research Paper Process with the Library

American University News - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 17:06
Research, citation, and review are all critical phases in the research paper process—and the library is here to lend a helping hand. With resources to assist you at every stage of the process, we may become your favorite study partner.
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Marymount's Cybersecurity Society Hosts Cybersecurity Career Panel

Marymount University - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 17:04
Experts discuss cyber isssues and career opportunities.
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