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Alumni Find Their Way Back to AU

American University News - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00
Many WSP alumni eventually find their way back to DC, and some even find their way back to American University. That was the case for Kerwin Henderson, a current Research Associate in the Justice Programs Office of Public Affairs at AU.
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A Passion for Excellence

American University News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00
Find out how MBA student John Ampiah-Addison discovered the secret to business success on his global consulting trip to Israel.
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Greetings from Joe Vidulich, SPA/BA '08

American University News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00
A message from the Alumni Association President
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Truth in Numbers: Alumna Combats Human Trafficking Through Statistics

American University News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00
SIS doctoral grad Davina Durgana is on Forbes’ “30 under 30” list of people to watch in the sciences.
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Professor Wins Award for Excellence in Psychology

American University News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00
Assistant Professor of Psychology Nicole Caporino has received the first-ever Anne Marie Albano Early Career Award for Integration of Science and Practice from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT)
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Student Filmmaker Finds Calling at AU

American University News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00
Matt Cipollone, SOC/MFA '18, discusses his new documentary and how AU has helped him develop his work.
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Three Election Questions for History Professor Allan Lichtman

American University News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:00
American University’s Distinguished Professor of History Allan Lichtman made national headlines last September when he predicted a Donald Trump presidential win.
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Alumna exposes the “unmanned” drone war

American University News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:00
Alumna Sonia Kennebeck, SIS/MA ’04, reveals the humanizing faces, stories, and hidden truths behind the US drone program in her documentary “National Bird.”
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An emphasis on the Earth, always

American University News - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Gearing up for Global Environmental Policy’s Earth Always event on January 21, we asked Professor Paul Wapner for his insights on some of the most pressing issues facing the environmental movement.
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Feeling Grateful? No, Thanks!

American University News - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Not everyone experiences gratitude in response to the generosity of others, according to new research by American University psychology Prof. Anthony Ahrens.
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Social Enterprise at SIS to venture online

American University News - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
The School of International Service (SIS) will offer its MA in Social Enterprise program online in spring 2017 for students to pursue skills in entrepreneurship, business, and innovation from anywhere in the world.
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Professor highlights Nigeria’s humanitarian crisis

American University News - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Following his latest field research trip to Nigeria, Professor Carl LeVan sheds light on the country's humanitarian crisis and why good governance is crucial for meaningful relief efforts.
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WSP Alumna Casey Mendoza: Living the Life of a True Journalist

American University News - Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Casey Mendoza, a former Washington Semester Program student, has started her journalism career off strong.
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Winter Break Hours

George Mason University - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 15:28

Mason Libraries Winter Break Hours, January 2017

Please note the Libraries are closed January 16 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. The Libraries are open on January 20, Inauguration Day.

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Fenwick Reserved Carrel Drawing

George Mason University - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:12

Mason graduate students seeking a reserved research/writing carrel in Fenwick Library’s Graduate Study Zone can enter the Graduate Student Reserved Carrel Drawing. Entries are due by 5 p.m., January 18. Spaces are allocated for one academic term.

Eligible doctoral students can apply for Fenwick Dissertation Writers Room and Arlington Campus Library Dissertation Writers Room spaces. Carrels are allocated for one academic term on a first-come, first-served basis.

Details about the Fenwick and Arlington spaces, as well as the entry/application forms, are online.

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Spring 2017 Course Reserves

George Mason University - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:07

Mason faculty may place books, media and readings on reserve for student use in their courses. Physical course reserve items are located at Gateway Library (Johnson Center). Arlington Campus and Mercer Libraries also offer reserve services. Typically, print reserves do not circulate outside of the library. e-Reserves are accessible to students via their course pages in Blackboard.

Questions? Need more information about reserves? Please contact the Mason Libraries Reserves Team at ereserve@gmu.edu.

 

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Disability Advocates Used Digtal to Become Visible

American University News - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 00:00
Professor Fillipo Trevisan traces the strategy and successes of the online disability community in his new book.
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Spring Arts Season Kicks Off at AU

American University News - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 00:00
Spring calendar filled with art, music, theatre, and dance.
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AU 2030: Colin Saldanha

American University News - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00
CAS professor’s curiosity drives his research on the mammalian brain.
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Can You Spot Fact from Fiction?

American University News - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00
Factitious, a new game from AU's JoLT initiative, is designed to help students spot fake news.
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