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Mark Twain’s America

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit Lecturer Picks Five Books That Influenced Her Novel.
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Twain Was Here: Melissa Scholes Young Publishes Debut Novel

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit lecturer’s novel, FLOOD, looks at friendships and small-town America.
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Memorial Award Honors SPA Alumnus, Kevin Sutherland

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Devontae Torriente SPA/BA ’18, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Kevin Joseph Sutherland Memorial Scholarship.
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Summit Highlights the Ways Research Can Shape the Federal Workforce

American University News - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
As part of the effort to foster a culture of inquiry and collaboration that drives effective Federal workforce policy, for the second year in a row, SPA co-hosted the OPM Research Summit.
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Confronting the refugee crisis

American University News - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 00:00
As the number of displaced persons worldwide reaches an all-time high, Professor Tazreena Sajjad explains the challenges of researching and teaching about migration and refugees.
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Learning the Ins and Outs of Digital Distribution

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
Dean's Intern Sarah Liebman has been having a blast at her internship at Discovery Communications, read more about the highlights of her time there!
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MST Program Defined by Critical Thinking

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
MS Taxation student Brent Sabot shares how Kogod's MST taught him how to think outside the box.
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Pulitzer Fellows Head to Chile and Laos for Media Projects

American University News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
The 2017 recipients of the AU Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium International Reporting Student Fellowship have been announced.
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Want to Network? Skip the Happy Hour

American University News - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 00:00
The AU community is full of cutting-edge advice from professional development leaders. Here's what they have to say about your job search.
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Serving in the Trump Administration: Exit, Voice and Loyalty

American University News - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 00:00
Experienced scholars and practitioners at the Public Management Research Conference discussed how federal employees were adjusting and reacting to serving in the Trump Administration.
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The Big Picture: AU President Burwell Plans to Listen and Lead

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
Burwell will draw on her government and nonprofit experience.
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Public Management Scholars Discuss Diversity Research at PMRC

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
A panel of experts at the Public Management Research Conference discussed the need to rethink research methods, gain access to data, and make findings more widely available to the public.
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GM and Ford Dominate the Top 10 in the 2017 Kogod Made in America Auto Index

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
Kogod School of Business index provides accurate evaluation of vehicles’ true country of origin.
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Representation to Performance: American University Museum Summer Shows

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
AU Museum summer shows feature paintings by Val Lewton and Frederic Kellogg; photographs of Cuba and North Korea; and performance, installation, and fugitive public art.
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Seeing Inside Coral

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
Scientists, including American University’s Kiho Kim, are using new technologies that make it possible to see inside coral, to examine the skeleton cores for devastation caused by humans.
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Public Management Research Conference Brings Fresh Perspective to Pressing Issues

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
American University School of Public Affairs welcomed more than 400 scholars from the U.S. and abroad for the 2017 Public Management Research Conference, June 8-10.
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George HW Bush: America’s last foreign policy president

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
School of International Service Dean James Goldgeier explores former President George H. W. Bush's foreign policy experience.
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Loving v. Virginia: 50 Years Later

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
Exploring biracial identity and reality in America 50 years after a landmark civil rights milestone.
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Turkey’s National Healthcare Program Significantly Reduces Infant Mortality

American University News - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 00:00
A new study coauthored by SPA Professor Erdal Tekin, links a nationwide medical program in Turkey to a 25.5 percent reduction in infant mortality.
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Professor Olga Rojer Writes Award-Winning Screenplay

American University News - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 00:00
her first screenplay, Buenos Aires, Olga Rojer has received both awards and an option agreement with a German production company.
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