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Tackling Climate Change from Behind a Camera

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:00
The Center for Environmental Filmmaking says film has a starring role in the fight to stop global warming.
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Looking Back at Julian Bond's Coursework on Oral History: Did you participate?

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:00
The late Julian Bond taught a course at AU's School of International Service about the Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement, and each student was to collect an oral history of someone who was active in the civil rights movement.
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Sasha Cohen O'Connell, Former Senior Executive Service FBI Official, to Join the AU School of Public Affairs

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 00:00
Sasha Cohen O’Connell (SPA/MPA'98/PhD'12) will join SPA in August 2019 as an executive-in-residence and director of the master's program in Terrorism and Homeland Security Policy
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Recent Graduates’ Continuing Education

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 00:00
Learn what your fellow Eagles are doing now to continue their education and submit your own story.
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Add These SPA Book Club Recommendations to Your List

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 00:00
American University's School of Public Affairs (SPA) released its 2019-2020 list of new picks for its Bookends Book Club, a reading club for graduate students led by SPA Dean Vicky Wilkins.
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Professor Caleen Jennings Wins Award for Inclusive Excellence

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 00:00
First-Ever Faculty Award for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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School of Education Achieves Stand-Alone Status

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 00:00
As of July 1, American University’s School of Education became a stand-alone school within the university.
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Learning the Ropes of Local News Reporting

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 00:00
Maria Carrasco shares her amazing experience covering D.C. crime, activities and curiosities at NBC4 Washington.
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Changing an Industry One Straw at a Time

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 00:00
Through his venture, Celise, Kogod student Cameron Ross is building a more sustainable future
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From AU Field Hockey to Team USA Skeleton Athlete


Wed, 07/10/2019 - 00:00
“In skeleton, you’re the one driving. Your results are determined by your own actions. I’d always competed in team sports before, so this was a new and intriguing challenge.”
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Dr. Laura DeNardis Named Interim Dean of the School of Communication

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 00:00
Globally distinguished scholar of Internet governance and cybersecurity to lead AU SOC.
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AU Alumna lives her life like it’s GOLDEN

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 00:00
Marita Golden, CAS/BA ’72, shares how AU impacted her professional literary journey.
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The Long, Bipartisan History of Dealing with Immigrants Harshly

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:00
Trump has expanded and escalated the most punitive policies he inherited from his predecessors.
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Authors Offer an Inside Look at Congress During the Trump Administration

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:00
Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer, senior writers for Politico and co-authors of the Politico Playbook newsletter, recently discussed their book, "The Hill to Die On: The Battle for Congress and The Future of Trump's America," during an event held at SPA.
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NASA Partnership Provides Grants for AU Research

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 00:00
Space Grant Consortium funds research opportunities for faculty and students
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Meet Alumnus CEO and Founder of Jumptuit

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 00:00
From student to entrepreneur, Don Leka transforms industry through award-winning cloud-computing technologies.
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SOC Announces New Faculty Residency with the Beekeeper Group

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 00:00
American University School of Communication recently announced a faculty residency program with the Beekeeper Group, a communications and advocacy firm in Washington, D.C.
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SOC Alumna’s Filmmaking Philosophy Earns Early Accolades

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 00:00
At National Geographic, Murugi Thande worked on an Oscar-winning film.
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Behind the Scenes of ‘Above the Shadows’

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 00:00
'Above the Shadows,' a magical realist fairytale, stars Olivia Thirlby, Alan Ritchson, Megan Fox, and Jim Gaffigan.
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CPRS Director Named an Editor of The Journal of College Access

Thu, 06/27/2019 - 00:00
The Center for Postsecondary Readiness and Success Director Laura Owen has been named an editor of The Journal of College Access.
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