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Jon Gould, professor of justice, law, and criminology, spoke with the Christian Science Monitor on April 23, suggesting that new Attorney General Loretta Lynch should prioritize repairing the Department of Justice's relationship with Congress.
Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, spoke to Associated Press on April 23 about recent U.S. strikes in Pakistan that killed one American. Edelson explains, "if the attacks were carried out against al-Qaida, they were legitimate under U.S. law."
Tricia Bacon, professorial lecturer of justice, law, and criminology, appeared on PBS Frontline on April 21 for a special report on American terrorism and its effects.
William LeoGrande, professor of government, spoke to International Business Times for an article on April 21 that focused on the prospect of American business opportunities in Cuba in the wake of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's visit to Havana.
Jennifer Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute, appeared on C-SPAN's Washington Journal on April 21 to discuss her new book, Running from Office: Why Young Americans are Turned Off to Politics.
The School of Public Affairs held the 7th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium held on Wednesday April 22, 2015 with 42 participating students.
There is no causal relationship between fluctuations in the size of primary schools and academic performance, SPA faculty members Seth Gershenson and Laura Langbein co-wrote in a recent study.
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.