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NYC Site Visit Trip Fosters Student-Alumni Connections

American University News - Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:25
AU alumni impart industry-specific knowledge and career advice to inspire current students
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Tracking Afghan Women's Quest for Glory

American University News - Wed, 03/05/2014 - 14:43
A team of Afghan law students is the focus of a new documentary co-produced by AU's School of Communication.
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DPAP Team Advances to Finals in Policy Competition

American University News - Wed, 03/05/2014 - 14:08
The team of master's students will compete at the national tournament, to be held at AU on March 21 and 22.
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Conference to Tackle Lobbying, Ethics Reform<br>in U.S., Europe

American University News - Wed, 03/05/2014 - 11:21
Participants include former White House counsel Robert Bauer, who will discuss the success and failures of the Obama administration in implementing reform.
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How I used Drone Cinematography to visualize the landscape of Salinas, Calif.

American University News - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 14:20
Prof. Carolyn Brown takes viewers behind the scenes of her new film, The Salinas Project.
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Mason Libraries OPEN March 4

George Mason University - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 11:01

Mason Libraries open at 11:30 am today, March 4.  IM reference service will be online Noon – 10pm.

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University Libraries Open 9:30 AM on Tuesday, March 4

Catholic University - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 06:01

Due to yesterday’s storm, the University Libraries will delay opening until 9:30 AM on Tuesday, March 4.

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Gelman & Eckles are Closed for the Night

The George Washington University - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 23:00
March 3, 2014

Due to the inclement weather, Gelman and Eckles Libraries are closed for the night. GW is open and operating on a normal schedule for Tuesday, March 4, 2014.  Gelman and Eckles will reopen at 8am on Tuesday morning.

SIS Commentary on Ukraine, Russia, and Crimea

American University News - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 21:17
As the situation in Ukraine becomes increasingly tense and uncertain, SIS experts weigh in.
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Fenwick OPEN March 3; Online Reference 10am-10pm

George Mason University - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 07:52

Fenwick Library is open 10am-5pm Monday, March 3. All other Mason Libraries are closed. Online Reference services is available between 10am-10pm on March 3.

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University Libraries Closed on Monday, March 3

Catholic University - Mon, 03/03/2014 - 00:58

Mullen Library and the campus libraries will be closed on Monday, March 3, due to the expected snowstorm and hazardous travel conditions.  The IM/Chat with a Librarian service will be available 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm.

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Mason Libraries closed March 3; Reference Online 10am – 10pm

George Mason University - Sun, 03/02/2014 - 22:15

All libraries are closed Monday, March 3. Online Reference is available 10am – 10pm

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Gelman & Eckles Snow Day Hours

The George Washington University - Sun, 03/02/2014 - 20:14
March 2, 2014

GW classes are canceled, and administrative and academic offices will be closed on Monday, March 3 because of inclement weather.  Gelman Library will remain open overnight Sunday and until 11pm on Monday as conditions permit.  Eckles will close at midnight Sunday and will be open from 10am-8pm on Monday. VS&TCL will be closed on Monday.

Please check back here for library updates and GW Campus Advisories for more information on the university status.

The Making of Jerusalem

The George Washington University - Sat, 03/01/2014 - 22:41
March 1, 2014

Tuesday, March 4 ▪ 6:00 to 7:30 PM
Harry Harding Auditorium
Elliott School (2nd floor)

RSVP at go.gwu.edu/jerusalem

Join the young women from the film Jerusalem—Farah Ammouri, Nadia Tadros and Revital Zacharie—for a discussion about the making of the film and its themes. Introduction by Lisa Truitt, president of National Geographic Cinema Ventures.

Using the world’s most advanced 3D and IMAX film technology, JERUSALEM brings to audiences spectacular, never-before-seen footage of this much-loved 5,000-year old city. The film tells the complicated and fascinating story of Jerusalem through the viewpoints of the three main religions—Christianity, Islam and Judaism. Each is represented by a young woman who shows us “her” Jerusalem. The archaeology of Jerusalem is also explored in the film to understand its importance in world history.

Presented by George Washington University’s Rabin Chair Forum and Middle East Policy Forum, together with the Middle East Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.  This program is co-sponsored by George Washington University’s Judaic Studies Program and GW Libraries.

Film now playing in Washington, D.C. at the Samuel Johnson IMAX Theatre at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

Interesting Find in the Collection: Transition in the NEA

The George Washington University - Sat, 03/01/2014 - 08:00

Despite being an organization created by teachers, for its first century control of the National Education Association was firmly in the hands of administrators.

Key Executive MPA Alumnus Joins Harvard Medical School

American University News - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 15:14
Key Executive MPA alumnus John Czajkowski was recently named the Executive Dean for Administration with Harvard Medical School.
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Preparing Forensic and Legal Psychological Professionals for Intelligence Analysis

Marymount University - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 13:35
Marymount has added an Intelligence Studies concentration to the M.A. in Forensic and Legal Psychology.
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Writing Center Joins the Research Commons

American University News - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 11:13
Starting in January 2014, the Writing Center is located in Bender Library. You can find it on the 1st Floor, in a new, convenient location. Students may schedule consultations to discuss and improve their writing projects six days a week.
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Motley Fool Money Returns to Campus for Live-Taping

American University News - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:52
For the second year in a row, the Motley Fool Money radio show recorded its weekly broadcast from campus on Thursday, February 27, 2014.
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Celebrating our RSHM Heritage on Founders Day

Marymount University - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:35
Sister Gabrielle Corbally, RSHM, talked about the life of RSHM found Father Jean Gailhac.
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