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Feature Fridays

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:00
In the Music Library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Ryan Jacobs, who reviews In the Court Of the Crimson King by King Crimson.
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Alum Joins Historic National Geographic Everest Expedition

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 00:00
SOC alum Sam Sheline recently joined National Geographic on a historic expedition to Mount Everest.
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Cybersecurity Firm HackerUSA Partners with American University

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 00:00
American University and cybersecurity and education management firm HackerUSA are partnering to provide cybersecurity themed Continuing Education programs.
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Bright Lights, Big Savings: LED Lights Installed in Fitness Center and Campus Store

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:00
New lighting fixtures will help reduce energy consumption on campus.
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What Are the Odds?

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:00
A computational neuroscientist and Kogod adjunct scores a career as a data scientist with the NBA.
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Peace Corps Community Archive at The REACH

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:00
The Peace Corps Community Archive, a research collection of American University Library’s Archives and Special Collections, was featured in a celebration of the Peace Corps at THE REACH, an expansion of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
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Maximum Impact: Grad Student Explains the Importance of Helping Farmers

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 00:00
Ephrem Tesfaye Woldegiorgis is earning his SIS master’s in international development.
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Five Questions for Dotan Haim

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 00:00
We sat down with Dotan Haim for our getting-to-know-you series with new SIS faculty.
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Daring to Make a Difference: Strategists Talk Women in Politics

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 00:00
Donna Brazile, Minyon Moore, and Yolanda Caraway discuss their book at WPI event.
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Feature Fridays

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 00:00
In the Music Library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Matthew Francisco, who reviews Another Green World by Brian Eno.
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SOC Hosts Advance Screening of Netflix's Unbelievable

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 00:00
SOC students also heard from some of the show's creators.
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Engaging in New Ways: Student-Alumni Association Launching this Fall

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 00:00
American University’s Office of Alumni Relations is launching a Student-Alumni Association (SAA) this semester. Ten students will be selected to serve as founding board members and will help shape the SAA.
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Pulitzer Prize Winning Columnist Leonard Pitts Joins SOC as Visiting Scholar

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
This fall, Pulitzer Prize winning columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. joins the American University School of Communication as a visiting scholar. He is teaching a section of the Opinion Writing class.
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Meet Judah Featherman, 2019 Recipient of the Alumni Association Scholarship

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
Judah shares his legacy connection to AU.
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Meet Michael Beard, Advocate, Actor, and AU Alum

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
Forty-five years ago, Michael Beard, SPA/BA '65, founded the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence.
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Salute Your Tutor

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
Two ROTC students are developing leadership skills and coaching peers at Kogod's Center for Business Communications.
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School of Education Joins Carnegie Project; Receives $1 Million Grant

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
The School of Education is engaged in two new initiatives: A $1 million grant will fund early literacy intervention training for doctoral candidates, and the program has joined the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate.
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Telling America’s Story, One Tour at a Time

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 00:00
“I realize now that there’s a way to monetize a passion. You just have to be creative and work hard at it, and the course will chart itself.”
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Get to Know Them: Andrew Phelps

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 00:00
This profile is part of an ongoing series on recently hired faculty.
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AU Ed Talk: An Inside Look at the 2020 Election

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 00:00
Top journalists and former leaders of the Republican and Democratic National Committees gave their impressions of the ever-changing political landscape heading into the 2020 presidential election.
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