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Kogod Alumna Credits School for Professional Advancement

American University News - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 00:00
"Kogod helped me see the bigger picture [in my work]. The knowledge I gained in my graduate program really helped me grow professionally” –Julie Bloecher, MBA ‘10
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Going the Distance

American University News - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 00:00
The movie TRI follows an ordinary woman who goes on an extraordinary journey as she trains for a triathlon.
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Artists’ Book Open House: Nature & Discovery

George Mason University - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 13:17

Learn more about Mason Libraries’ Artists’ Book Collection! Students, faculty and staff are invited to an Artists’ Book Open House on March 1, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Special Collections Research Center, 2400 Fenwick. This month’s Open House features a selection of artists’ books related to the themes of nature and discovery. A guided conversation between two current Mason graduate students on the selected books, and their own artistic practices, will start at 6 p.m. Join us!

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Reflect on Black History Month with these Books, Films, & Music

American University News - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 00:00
Black History Month is a time of observance during which we reflect on the important people and events in African American history. Here at Bender Library, we spotlight the best selections in our collection to help further celebrate Black History Month.
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Profile: 2017 Reilly Award Winner Claire Barnett

American University News - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 00:00
Claire Barnett, the Founder and Executive Director of the Healthy Schools Network, has been selected as a recipient of the 2017 William K. Reilly Environmental Leadership Award.
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MA Student on Strategic Communication Program

American University News - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 00:00
Student Chandler Green says her experience in SOC's Strategic Communication MA Program has made her a more engaging writer and a stronger communicator.
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AU launches Breaking Bread initiative to promote inclusion and collaboration

American University News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 00:00
The initiative supports “OneAU” community between faculty, staff, and students
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Success Beyond Kogod: Alumnus Reflects on 40 years in Business

American University News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 00:00
Richard Green, BSBA ‘74, reflects on his successful career in real estate and how being a Kogod graduate in D.C. shaped his path.
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American University Alumni Filmmakers Shine in Festivals

American University News - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 00:00
Inspiring and telling films from AU School of Communication Alumni are being showcased at various film festivals throughout the country.
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Assistant Professor Khaldoun AbouAssi Receives Award for Public Affairs Research

American University News - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 00:00
“I am honored to be receiving this award that commemorates the long service and dedication of Professor Robert Cleary to American University,” said AbouAssi.
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Profile: 2017 Reilly Award Winners Ben and Vannesa Henneke

American University News - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 00:00
Ben and Vannesa Henneke, founders of Clean Air Action Corporation and The International Small Group and Tree Planting Program, have been jointly selected to receive a 2017 Reilly Award.
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Scholars of the Center for Environmental Filmmaking

American University News - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 00:00
Each year, at least five graduate scholars are selected by the Center for Environmental Filmmaking based on their abilities to demonstrate leadership in their thesis films.
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Third Annual Tatiana Ball at the Embassy of the Russian Federation

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
AU’s Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History provides tickets to the Third Annual Tatiana Ball at the Embassy of the Russian Federation.
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American University Alumni Filmmakers Shine in Various Film Festivals

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Three American University alumni filmmakers have found success through creating work they are passionate about. Their inspiring and telling films are being showcased at various film festivals throughout the country.
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Perpetuating racial capitalism on the Ivory Coast

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
SIS Professor Jordanna Matlon’s research explores racial capitalism through the lens of labor, black masculinity, and imaginaries in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Bloodlust: AU’s Dracula Will Examine Sex, Gender, and Power

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
In the new AU production, gender roles are reversed.
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On Founders Day 2017: “Get Clawed to the Ball”

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Here’s what we have planned for our third annual giving day.
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Challenges of Setting Limits on Presidential Power

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Under the U.S. Constitution, presidential power is limited and subject to checks and balances. However, over the years, presidents have found ways to break away from limits.
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The First 100 Days of the Trump Administration

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
SPA’s Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies hosted an event on January 24 to review what the 100 days typically means for a new administration.
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Modern Day Renaissance Hybrid Woman

American University News - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Kaylah “Kami” Simmons is a senior interested in theatre arts, media and television, entertainment, political science, and policy-making. The Washington Semester Program gave her the chance to reflect on her career plans while exploring her interests.
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