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Artists’ Books in Conversation with Zines

George Mason University - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 09:04

In conjunction with the Zine Fair (hosted by Assistant Professor Christopher Kardambikis’ art class), the Mason community is invited to visit the Special Collections Research Center (2400 Fenwick) on Wednesday, April 26. Join us between 2 and 5 p.m. to learn more about our artists’ book collection and to view artists’ books in conversation with the various themes and formats of zines.

For more information, contact Rebecca Bramlett, Research Services Coordinator, at rbramlet@gmu.edu or 3-2058.

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Intersections of Communication & Code: SOC Grad Joins Code for America

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Tech Ladymafia's Erie Meyer, who graduated from SOC in 2005, joins the leadership team at Code for America recently.
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Taylor Battle: Politics, Social Change and EPA Internship

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
American University strategic communication graduate student Taylor Battle talks about the advantages of her program and her internship at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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Bergen, Norway: A Week in Review

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“Studying in Bergen at NHH surpassed all of my expectations. It was an experience of adventure, learning and reflection that I will never forget.” –Kogod Corporate Entrepreneurship student
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Preserving sovereignty through soil

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
As Earth Day approaches, Professor Scott Freeman digs into international aid for soil conservation in Haiti juxtaposed against the knowledge and labor traditions of rural Haitian farmers.
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Global food security class sees farming in action

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
“DC is a microcosm of the global food security crisis,” says SIS student Lou Maroulis, who runs an urban farm that provides fresh produce to DC-area foodbanks.
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Classrooms Off Campus: Four AU Students Talk About the Internship Experience

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Internship opportunities abound in the D.C. area.
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American University Announces Launch of Three Innovative Graduate Education Degree Programs Online

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
With teacher shortage looming, American University's online programs in education will help to prepare the next generation of effective teachers and education policy leaders.
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Diplomacy, Defense, and Development Concentration Prepares Students For Successful Careers

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
The Diplomacy, Defense, and Development program is a perfect next step for those interested in diplomacy, security, or international development.
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Strikes against Syria: Did Trump need permission from Congress?

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Did Trump have the authority to order missile strikes against Syria without congressional approval? SIS Professor Jordan Tama examines recent precedent.
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Jake Tapper Talks News and Gives Advice to Journalism Students

American University News - Mon, 04/10/2017 - 00:00
Hundreds of students from American University lined up two hours early to get tickets for the event. SOC professor Jane Hall interviewed Tapper and moderated student Q&A.
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The Power to Change a Life

American University News - Sun, 04/09/2017 - 00:00
The 20th Celebration of Scholarships honors the impact of support and thanks donors.
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SPA’s Key Executive Leadership Program Publishes New Book

American University News - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
Federal leaders have a new tool to help them navigate the changing nature of their work, thanks to a new book from AU School of Public Affairs’ Key Executive Leadership Program.
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The Road to Glory: Hip-Hop Star Common Speaks at AU

American University News - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 00:00
The rapper, actor, and author offered pearls of wisdom in Bender Arena.
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AU's Stake In the Twin Cities: Irene Quarshie, SPA/MPP '00

American University News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Vice president, product quality and responsible sourcing, Target
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Experts Share Perspectives on Current Global Terrorism Threat

American University News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
A panel of experts discussed the global terrorism landscape at an event hosted by the AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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Child’s Play is Serious Business for Passionate Alumna

American University News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Darla Davenport-Powell is bringing her African American doll Niya and her multicultural and multilingual group of friends to ABC's "The Toy Box."
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East Meets West in Gettysburg

American University News - Thu, 04/06/2017 - 00:00
Students discuss differences between perceptions and realities of the US, Russia, and other nations.
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Annual Awards Ceremony Celebrates Environmental Champions

American University News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Nearly 200 people gathered at the AU Katzen Art Center on March 30 for the 5th William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Leadership.
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Renowned Psychiatrist Visits SPA, Talks About Creating a Culture of Health

American University News - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 00:00
Renowned psychiatrist and public health expert Mindy Fullilove Ph.D. spoke at the Metropolitan Policy Center’s annual spring lecture at AU’s School of Public Affairs on March 29.
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