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Does D.C.’s Earned-Income Tax Credit Raise Likelihood for Low-Income Workers to Escape Poverty?

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:00
A recent working paper co-written by SPA assistant Professor Bradley Hardy finds that Washington D.C.’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) raises the likelihood for low-income workers to escape poverty.
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Get Back to Campus

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:00
It's easy to get back on campus.
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Felicia Marcus to Provide Keynote Speech at 2016 Reilly Awards

Tue, 09/15/2015 - 00:00
Felicia Marcus, chair of the California Water Resources Control Board, will speak at the annual event held by SPA's Center for Environmental Policy.
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Washington Semester Program Referral

Mon, 09/14/2015 - 00:00
Refer your friends to WSP and win prizes!
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Capital Connections: My Welcome Week Experience in the District of Commerce

Mon, 09/14/2015 - 00:00
Chris Abbott, CAS/BA ’19, participated in Kogod’s Capital Connection welcome week program. As an aspiring entrepreneur, Abbott realizes just how important connections can be.
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Big Challenges, Bright Future

Mon, 09/14/2015 - 00:00
Courtney Surls is the new vice president for development and alumni relations.
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Greetings from Andrea Murino, SPA/BA '98

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00
A message from Alumni Association President Andrea Agathoklis Murino, SPA/BA '98
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Alumni Board Seeks New Members for 2016-2018

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00
Interested in helping make key decisions about programming and outreach to fellow Eagles? Apply for the Alum-ni Board!
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Achieving Professional Happiness and Success

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00
Alumnus Justin Bridges, BSBA ’08, spoke at the annual Kogod Kickoff. His inspirational story let students know it’s ok to take risks and find happiness.
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New at AU Museum: Craft as Fine Art, Contemporary Chinese Art, and Protest Art

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00
Early fall exhibits at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center are open Sept. 12 and close Oct. 18.
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AU Arts Fall Performing Arts Schedule

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
Theatre, music, and dance performances celebrate 10 years of arts at AU.
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Students Awarded National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Student Projects Fellowship

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
SOC students, Brianna Williams and Merdie Nzanga were awarded the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Student Projects fellowship
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Exploring DC: Media by Metro 2015

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
The SOC class of 2019 take on exploring media companies in DC by way of metro during Welcome Week 2015
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Accounting and Finance Week at Kogod, 2015

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
The KCCD kicks off its annual Accounting and Finance week today, September 10. Attend panels and network with The Big 4.
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AU Student Part of Major Discovery of a New Human Species

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
Becca Peixotto is part of the expedition team that found fossils of “Homo naledi.”
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Initiative Bridges Policy-Academic Divide

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00
Bridging the Gap, which has been housed at the School of International Service since 2011, prepares academics to pursue theoretically grounded policy-relevant research while engaging policymakers.
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American University and NIMH Study Game Therapy as Treatment for Anxiety

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00
The AU Game Lab, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health, has launched an exciting new neurogaming initiative that could provide innovative treatments for children with severe anxiety and solders with PTSD.
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Washington Semester Grad Credits Program for Success 30 Years Later

Tue, 09/08/2015 - 00:00
WSP Alum credits program for professional success
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Message from the Dean: A New Year Begins at SIS

Tue, 09/08/2015 - 00:00
Message from the Dean: A New Year Begins at SIS
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Washington Semester Grad Credits Program for Success 30 Years Later

Tue, 09/08/2015 - 00:00
Washington Semester Alum Abby Raphael reflects on her time in the program and attributes her professional success to her time in DC over 30 years ago.
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