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Research in Progress American University Library

These events showcase research from across the American University community, with a special emphasis on innovative or multidisciplinary approaches, as well as initiatives from AU Project 2030.

AU Project 2030 identifies and promotes work in groundbreaking areas of scholarly exploration with a special emphasis on cross-disciplinary and emerging fields. Events hosted by the Library spotlight projects included in this initiative. Project leaders discuss the inspiration and vision for their projects.

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2015-2016 Events

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Past Events

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April 1, 2015 

Advancing Urban Research at AU: The Metropolitan Policy Center

Derek Hyra, Associate Professor and Director of the Metropolitan Policy Center (SPA) 
Michael Bader, Assistant Professor (CAS)
Malini Ranganathan, Assistant Professor (SIS)
Bradley Hardy, Assistant Professor (SPA) 

 

FEBRUARY 25, 2014 

Building a Campus-wide Research Initiative at American University: The Center for Latin American and Latino Studies 

Eric Hershberg, Director, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies 

 

Persuasive Play and Critical Games 

Lindsay Grace, Associate Professor, School of Communication
Michael Treanor, Assistant Professor, Computer Science, College of Arts & Sciences 

 

FEBRUARY 27, 2013 

Introduction to AU Project 2030 

Scott Bass, Provost, American University 

 

Ennobling and Enabling: Walking the Talk of Disability Technology, Policy and Education 

Derrick Cogburn, Associate Professor, School of International Service Laura DeNardis, Professor, School of Communication
Sarah Irvine Belson, Dean, School of Education, Teaching & Health 

 

The Environmental and Biological Bases of Cognitive Dementia 

Anthony Riley, Professor, Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences
Terry Davidson, Director, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, College of Arts & Sciences 


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