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Communications ·

Top-Notch Communication Faculty Head to Chicago

Awards, panels and presentations await SOC faculty at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference.
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Maya Peebles, a WSP alumna, poses underneath a canopy of trees outside the brick building of the School of Professional & Extended Studies.

Alumni ·

Eyes Set on Law School, one Washington Semester Student Helps Protect Veterans’ Rights

Rising senior Maya Peebles shares her experience interning with Student Veterans for America and visiting DC’s most powerful institutions.
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Greek flag atop stack of Euro coins.

International ·

How Greece could escape debtors’ prison – if Europe opens the door

While Greece and its economy seem to be reviving, Professor Randall Henning explains that debt looms over the country's future.
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Business ·

Whole Foods and Amazon: What Lies Ahead

What major challenges does the acquisition pose? Nelson Amaral, Professor of Marketing and consumer psychologist, addresses this question and more in the following article.
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SOC Professor Chris Palmer and daughter Kimberly, who is also a published author.

On Campus ·

From Cradle to College: SOC Professor Pens Book on Parenting

Chris Palmer’s new book offers practical advice on raising your kids to succeed.
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Caroline Bruckner

Business ·

As Tax Policy Discussions Ramp Up on Capitol Hill, a Call for Thoughtful Research

Caroline Bruckner doesn’t work on Capitol Hill anymore, but she regularly finds herself back there. Find out how her most recent report, Billion Dollar Blindspot, is making an impact in the policy world.
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Pictured is a wide view of the bright and high-ceilinged lobby of the World Bank headquarters. In the foreground is a bronze statue of a child and adult.

Alumni ·

On Getting the Dream Job: One WSP Alumnus Says Cultivate Your Passions Early and Often

A World Bank economist and Washington Semester Program alumnus weighs in on the pedestals of career success.
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CAS students Devin Kuhn and Jacob Atkins aboard the SSV Robert C. Seamans.

Achievements ·

CAS Students Sail the Pacific for Science

CAS students are sailing for science this summer, taking part in an eight-week SEA Semester program named Protecting the Phoenix Islands.
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In recognition of 30 years of service advising and mentoring students at AU School of Public Affairs, Academic Counselor Bob Briggs was recently honored with American University’s 2017 Maria Bueno Lifetime Achievement Award.

On Campus ·

Bob Briggs Honored for Staff Member Lifetime Achievement Award

In recognition of 30 years of service advising and mentoring students at AU School of Public Affairs, Academic Counselor Bob Briggs was recently honored with American University’s 2017 Maria Bueno Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Pallavi Kumar profile

Communications ·

American University’s Kumar Is a Power Player Says PR Week

AU Professory Pallavi Kumar is recognized by PRWeek in their 2017 Global Power Book
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