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Young Alumni Chapter News

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 00:00
Join the ranks of the motivated, enthusiastic members of the DC and NYC Young Alumni Chapters!
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Alumna Calls Working with At-Risk Youth a Privilege

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 00:00
A casual conversation with a friend led Angela Gonzalez down an unexpected path.
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American University Appoints Traevena Byrd as General Counsel

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:00
American University President Sylvia M. Burwell announced she has appointed Traevena Byrd as vice president and general counsel.
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Celebrating the Bicentennial of Abolitionist Frederick Douglass

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:00
To honor and celebrate 19-century abolitionist Frederick Douglass during his bicentennial, American University’s Antiracist Research and Policy Center has teamed up with Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives for "The FD200."
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AU President Sylvia M. Burwell to Receive Elliot L. Richardson Prize for Excellence in Public Service

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
The Elliot L. Richardson Prize is presented on a biennial basis to individuals possessing the outstanding public service virtues exemplified by the late Mr. Richardson.
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Giving Changes Everything this Founders Day

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
Celebrate the 125th anniversary of AU’s founding with a community-wide giving event.
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SIS@60: A Conversation with Ambassador Susan E. Rice & NPR’s Joshua Johnson

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
On March 8, SIS continues its 60th anniversary celebration by hosting Ambassador Susan E. Rice and WAMU/NPR’s 1A host Joshua Johnson as they discuss America’s place in a changing world.
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MA in Intercultural and International Communication celebrates 50 years

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
The MA in Intercultural and International Communication at the School of International Service celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
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Net Neutrality Explained: A Conversation with Gwanhoo Lee

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
Kogod professor Gwanhoo Lee shares his insights on net neutrality and what its repeal means for businesses and consumers.
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The Data Sciences: Five Things You Need to Know

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
People with the right skills and training, who can interpret complex data, are highly sought after and compensated in all sectors of the job market. Here are five things you should know about the Data Sciences.
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New Faculty Experts at AU School of Public Affairs, Academic Year 2017-18

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
The AU School of Public Affairs is pleased to add 12 experts to the school in academic year 2017-2018, including faculty members, postdoctoral fellows, scholars and executives-in-residence, and term faculty members.
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The Data Sciences: Five Things You Need to Know

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
People with the right skills and training, who can interpret complex data, are highly sought after and compensated in all sectors of the job market. Here are five things you should know about the Data Sciences.
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Wading into Wakanda: AU Profs Discuss Black Panther

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
In advance of the movie’s release, two AU professors ponder its cultural impact.
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Activist Marc Edwards Illuminates Flint Water Crisis

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
The AU environmental science department hosted Marc Edwards for a presentation on how government science institutions went to great lengths to conceal critical information about the toxic levels of lead in Flint’s water supply.
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School Spirit Brings Together AU Sweethearts

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 00:00
Alumni, Lisa and Justin share their love story and how AU brought them together.
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Kathleen Kennedy Townsend speaks to SIS Graduate Student Council

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:00
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Maryland's first female lieutenant governor and former US deputy assistant attorney general, spoke to SIS graduate students on February 1.
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Foreign Lobbying in Congress: A Discussion of Influence and Transparency

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:00
A panel of experts spoke about the challenge of tracking foreign lobbyists, recent scandals, and proposed reforms at an event on Jan. 30 sponsored by the AU School of Public Affairs’ Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies.
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SPA Pilots New Civil Discourse Program

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:00
In today’s polarized society, universities have an opportunity to engage in civil dialogue. SPA is working with the Office of Campus Life to encourage students to have tough conversations, listen to other points of view, and learn from those experiences.
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AACSB Recognizes Kogod Alumnus Carlos A. Carrazana as 2018 Influential Leader

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:00
Third annual Influential Leaders Challenge celebrates 29 change-makers and their impact on global issues.
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Media Adventures: SOC Graduate Students Explore China

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 00:00
Three SOC graduate students spent a week in China learning about the culture, its relationship with the United States and its media landscape.
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