University News

Spotlight On: Jamal Carnette, MSF ‘17

American University News - Fri, 05/05/2017 - 00:00
Kogod News highlights Master of Science in Finance graduate Jamal Carnette, and his journey at American University. Congratulations, Class of '17!
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SPA Seminar Series Highlights the Policy Challenges of Domestic Abuse

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Andrea Hetling of Rutgers University, recently gave a talk about her book, as part of the SPA Public Administration and Policy Research Seminar Series.
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Political Partisanship Influences Racial Inequality in Education Outcomes, Says New Book

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
The significant effect of partisanship on African American K-12 students is the focus of a new book, "The Politics of African-American Education."
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New Book Highlights the Challenges of Gentrification

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Metropolitan Policy Center Director Derek Hyra’s book, "Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City," examines D.C.’s rapidly changing economic landscape.
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Do Constituents Know or Care About Effectiveness of Congress?

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Job performance usually matters when it comes to annual reviews, but effectiveness in Congress isn’t always linked to whether voters want to return their lawmakers to office.
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Students Present Timely Research at the SPA Undergraduate Research Symposium

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
More than 40 School of Public Affairs’ students presented research during the 9th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium.
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SPA Students Recognized for Community Service, Leadership, and Scholarship

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
Five SPA students were recognized recently for their efforts to make a difference in their community.
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POLITICO Fellowship Goes to American University Student

American University News - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:00
An American University journalism student, has been named the 2017 fellow for the POLITICO Journalism Institute program which aims to increase and support diversity in Washington newsrooms.
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Bloomberg BNA Bureau Chief Named Outstanding Adjunct

American University News - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 00:00
SOC sat down with Paul Albergo to ask a few questions about his work at Bloomberg and teaching at AU.
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Students Present Research at National Undergraduate Conference

American University News - Wed, 05/03/2017 - 00:00
For the second year in a row, SPA sponsored six students to attend the National Conference on Undergraduate Research and present their research.
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Statement from the Black Alumni Alliance and American University Alumni Board

American University News - Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00
The American University alumni community is deeply disappointed and disheartened by the recent events on campus.
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AU Announces Spring 2017 Commencement Speakers

American University News - Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00
The speakers demonstrate compassion, integrity, and unwavering commitment to public service.
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American University Announces Spring 2017 Commencement Speakers

American University News - Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00
Ceremonies will take place in American University’s Bender Arena and feature an impressive roster of commencement speakers.
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SPA Event Highlights the Challenges of Governing Diverse Societies

American University News - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
Professor Muhammad Mushtaq of the University of Gujrat visited SPA recently to meet with faculty and students to discuss this growing issue.
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Lapping the Field: Shannon Scovel Wins the President’s Award

American University News - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
The journalism major and swimmer has earned the highest honor for undergraduates.
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A Legacy of Giving Back

American University News - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
Bill DeLone, Kogod Professor of Information Technology, is a people person. He defines himself not by his accomplishments, but by his work with--and impact on--others. "It's always been about my colleagues and my students," he says.
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The Business of Peace

American University News - Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:00
The role of business in stabilizing post-conflict regions is integral to creating lasting solutions to global conflict. Kogod students are a part of a bigger global community who are inspiring change through business.
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Inaugural Streitmatter Award Presented at 2017 Kappa Tau Alpha Induction

American University News - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 00:00
American University School of Communication inducted nine new members into the Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA), which recognizes excellence in journalism and mass communication.
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Student Documents ‘Land of Five Dying Rivers’

American University News - Sat, 04/29/2017 - 00:00
A AU film and electronic media MFA student spent her spring break in Punjab, India filming an environmental documentary that has personal ties.
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