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Skyline of Seoul South Korea with skyscraper in center

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Four things to know about North and South Korea

In light of North Korea’s recent missile test and South Korea’s election of a new president, Professor Ji-Young Lee discusses four facts about relations between the two countries and with the US.
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SIS students in graduation regalia listen to Commencement speaker Lakhdar Brahimi at Spring 2017 Commencement.

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Congratulations, Class of 2017

On May 14, SIS's Class of 2017 heard from former UN Special Adviser to the Secretary General Lakhdar Brahimi at Commencement. We asked a few graduates what's next as they begin careers waging peace across the globe.
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SIS Awards 2017

Congratulations to our students, faculty, and staff who won a variety of school, university, and external awards and honors this year.
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Davina Durgana and Kayla Williams

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SIS honors alumnae with Alumnus/a of the Year awards

Davina Durgana, a human trafficking statistician, and Kayla Williams, the director of the Center for Women Veterans, were presented with this year’s SIS Alumnus/a of the Year awards.
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Ibram X. Kendi

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Ibram X. Kendi Joins Faculty

Renowned historian will join AU as a professor and will create a new anti-racism center.
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Canadian, American, and Mexican flags.

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Rewriting NAFTA has serious implications beyond just trade

Since its inception, NAFTA has bound together North America’s economic and security considerations. It's more than just a trade deal.
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UK Parliament from opposite the Thames River

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Theresa May’s snap election gamble, explained

SIS Professor Garret Martin breaks down why the UK's prime minister, Theresa May, wants to hold a "snap" election ahead of schedule.
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Medical case overlaid atop map of the world.

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Will Trump’s global family planning cuts cause side effects?

Professor Rachel Sullivan Robinson writes about what to expect once US funding for global health and family planning is cut.
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish flag.

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Turkish referendum grants more power to Erdogan: Democracy no more?

Professor Doga Ulas Eralp reflects on Turkey's democracy after historic referendum grants President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more power.
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Astronaut in space; detail from The Spaceman film poster.

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US Premiere of The Spacewalker

AU's Carmel Institute co-hosts screening of new Russian film to mark International Day of Cosmonautics.
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