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School of Communication's Tara Flakker Receives Top Advising Award

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Students cited Flakker's compassion, knowledge of AU policy, and the “judgement free” space she creates.
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Report: Women Business Owners Miss Out on Key Tax Provisions Designed to Stimulate Small Business Growth

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
New research by Kogod Tax Policy Center and Women Impacting Public Policy finds women business owners are unable to take full advantage of billions in tax incentives.
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AU Honored for Excellence in Sexual Assault Prevention

American University News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Campus staffers use numerous programs and events to reach students.
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Informational Interviewing: A Powerful Way to Enrich Any Internship or Career

American University News - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00
With Professional Development Day behind us, AU staff offer key takeaway points for professionals at every stage of their career development.
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University Records Center Closed July-August

George Mason University - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:10

The University Records Center will close for renovations starting in July 2017. If you are currently prepping boxes for storage or disposal, box labels must be submitted to University Records Management no later than COB on July 5, 2017. During the closure, University Records Management will not be able to accept new records for storage or shredding. Loan services will be available, but turnaround time will take longer than usual. The University Records Center expects to open again in August 2017. For current information about University Records Management services, please visit their website or e-mail recmgt@gmu.edu with any questions.

About University Records Management: University Records Management assists with the retention and disposal of non-permanent university records regardless of format. It minimizes the space, equipment, and personnel required to store and maintain records. Records Management assists with the timely disposal of records in full compliance with university policy, state retention requirements, and federal law. For more information, see this blog post on “The Difference Between Archiving and Records Management.”

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Goldgeier steps down as SIS dean

American University News - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 00:00
On June 21, School of International Service Dean James Goldgeier announced he will step down as Dean effective August 8.
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Finding Business Inspiration in Unlikely Places

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Dream of starting your own business one day? Kaben Calusen, BSBA '13, made his vision a reality with Aop.
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Kogod Alumna Advocates for Women Entrepreneurs

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Anisha Singh, MBA alumna, speaks on the importance of strong women and her passion for entrepreneurship.
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Discovering a Passion for the Nonprofit Sector Through WSP

American University News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
WSP alumnus Kristen Hecht used a Foreign Policy concentration as a means to dig deeper into her interests.
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Mark Twain’s America

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit Lecturer Picks Five Books That Influenced Her Novel.
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Twain Was Here: Melissa Scholes Young Publishes Debut Novel

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit lecturer’s novel, FLOOD, looks at friendships and small-town America.
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Memorial Award Honors SPA Alumnus, Kevin Sutherland

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Devontae Torriente SPA/BA ’18, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Kevin Joseph Sutherland Memorial Scholarship.
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Summit Highlights the Ways Research Can Shape the Federal Workforce

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
As part of the effort to foster a culture of inquiry and collaboration that drives effective Federal workforce policy, for the second year in a row, SPA co-hosted the OPM Research Summit.
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Confronting the refugee crisis

American University News - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 00:00
As the number of displaced persons worldwide reaches an all-time high, Professor Tazreena Sajjad explains the challenges of researching and teaching about migration and refugees.
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Learning the Ins and Outs of Digital Distribution

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
Dean's Intern Sarah Liebman has been having a blast at her internship at Discovery Communications, read more about the highlights of her time there!
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MST Program Defined by Critical Thinking

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
MS Taxation student Brent Sabot shares how Kogod's MST taught him how to think outside the box.
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Pulitzer Fellows Head to Chile and Laos for Media Projects

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
The 2017 recipients of the AU Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium International Reporting Student Fellowship have been announced.
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Want to Network? Skip the Happy Hour

American University News - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 00:00
The AU community is full of cutting-edge advice from professional development leaders. Here's what they have to say about your job search.
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Serving in the Trump Administration: Exit, Voice and Loyalty

American University News - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 00:00
Experienced scholars and practitioners at the Public Management Research Conference discussed how federal employees were adjusting and reacting to serving in the Trump Administration.
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The Big Picture: AU President Burwell Plans to Listen and Lead

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
Burwell will draw on her government and nonprofit experience.
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