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Celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:00
Learn about Dr. King’s life and legacy with these titles in our collection.
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AU Museum Winter Exhibits Open Jan. 25

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:00
Winter shows at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center will open Jan. 25.
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AU’s Center for Media & Social Impact Receives $1.1 Million

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:00
Funding supports projects including the national Story Movements convening, the Yes, And Laughter Lab co-created with Moore + Associates in partnership with Comedy Central, and Comedy ThinkTanks.
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Welcoming the Newest Alumni Board Members

Mon, 01/13/2020 - 00:00
Meet the university’s next alumni leaders.
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7 Tips for a Successful Spring Semester

Mon, 01/13/2020 - 00:00
Find out how the Library can assist with your academic needs!
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Go with the Flow

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 00:00
Kogod alum Jeremy Jensen believes flow states are the key to a productive, motivating, and happy career."
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New Transatlantic Policy Center Evaluates Europe’s Key Challenges

Fri, 01/03/2020 - 00:00
We spoke with the Transatlantic Policy Center's co-directors, Professors Michelle Egan and Garret Martin, about the new EU Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence housed at SIS.
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From Vietnam to Afghanistan, All US Governments Lie

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 00:00
US officials have consistently lied over decades about progress in the Afghanistan war. The lies are no surprise, writes Professor Emeritus Gordon Adams–but they have profound consequences.
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My Very Own Front-Row Seat to History

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 00:00
Austin Ramsey enrolled in the Journalism and Public Affairs graduate program partly to build the credentials needed to be a reporter who's called on to cover historic moments of national importance, like impeachment.
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AU Community Comes Together for Thanksgiving

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 00:00
Not being able to head home for the holidays may seem like a lonely experience, but community dinners offer our AU community the opportunity to fellowship with others.
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Matter of Fact: Measuring How Much People Care About the Truth in Politics

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 00:00
AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) Professor David Barker, however, finds that fact-checking can make a difference to certain voters––specifically those who are comparing candidates within a given party, over time.
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Get to Know Them: Brian McGowan

Wed, 12/18/2019 - 00:00
Brian McGowan, who has a dual appointment in the School of Education and the Center for Teaching, Research & Learning, researches the experiences of black men on college campuses.
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American University’s New District Scholars Program to Provide Full Tuition Scholarships to 10 DCPS Students

Wed, 12/18/2019 - 00:00
New District Scholars Program at American University will provide full tuition scholarships to 10 DCPS Students.
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For Boren Fellow, Language Is a Labor of Love

Tue, 12/17/2019 - 00:00
Kayla Tolbert has worked full-time through grad school and she’s now studying immersive Arabic in Jordan.
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College of Arts and Sciences Top Stories of 2019

Tue, 12/17/2019 - 00:00
A look back at a year filled with awards, honors, and accomplishments
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Creating a Path out of Poverty in Uganda

Tue, 12/17/2019 - 00:00
Sarah McCue, Kogod adjunct lecturer and COO of Nyaka, discusses how this global NGO is creating opportunity for thousands of families.
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Small Increases in Family Food Support Yield Big Benefits for Children’s Health

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 00:00
Just as the federal government is considering cuts to food programs that help the poor, a new study shows the positive effects that financial support for nutrition can have on children’s access to health care.
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ISIS Destroyed His Community—Now He Advocates for Survivors

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 00:00
Abid Shamdeen (SIS/MIS ’19) advocates for Yazidis, a marginalized religious group that has been discriminated against throughout history.
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AU Facilities Management Gets Ready for Curtailment

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:00
Each winter break for the past seven years, AU Facilities Management ensures lights are turned off, non-essential cords are unplugged, and thermostats are turned down, all in a process to save energy while students and staff are away.
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AU Professor Teams Up with BAE to Win DARPA Contract for New Cyber Tools

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 00:00
American University Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics Michael Robinson has teamed up with BAE Systems’ FAST Labs research and development team to work on a new contract awarded by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
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