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James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies, appeared on the Diane Rehm Show on April 16 to discuss the first hundred days of the majority Republican Congress.
Betsy Fischer Martin, executive in residence, was featured in an article in the Washington Post on April 15, which highlighted the increasing shift of powerful women in D.C. to editor positions at popular magazines.
William LeoGrande, professor of government, wrote an article for the Huffington Post on April 14 about how much freedom U.S. diplomats will have in Cuba as the two countries attempt to improve diplomatic relations.
Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, wrote an op-ed for The Hill on April 14 arguing that the media's expansive coverage on presidential candidates places too much emphasis on the powers of the executive branch.
Jessica Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute, wrote an op-ed for CNN on April 12 about the tendency for pundits to view Hillary Clinton's candidacy all about breaking the glass ceiling. Lawless responds that the election will hinge on traditional issues of partisanship and the economy.
The independent press recently released a collection of poems deconstructing delusions of race in the criminal justice system.
The former first lady talks about education, family, and a lifetime of service.
AU has the most politically active students
—Princeton Review Best Colleges
In SPA's Politics, Policy, and Law Scholars Program, undergraduates use Washington as a laboratory for experience and learning to earn their bachelor's degree in three years.
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The Washington Institute for Public Affairs Research serves as a bridge between the academic and policy worlds, advancing scholarly research that addresses pressing issues and concerns.
Director of the American Communities Project Dante Chinni explores changes in the fault lines of the United States using a massive data library and a breakdown of communities to understand where the U.S. is going at the local level.