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David Lublin, professor of government, spoke with on WAMU on May 1 about Maryland's first Latina congresswoman, Ana Sol Gutierrez and her chances of winning U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen's seat in Congress.
Rebecca Geller, department of government alumna, was featured in a New York Times piece on May 1 that presented the burgeoning opportunities for success in the office and at home.
Derek Hyra, director of the Metropolitan Policy Center, spoke with the Associated Press on April 30 about the heavy burdens that small businesses throughout Baltimore will carry following the riots earlier this week.
Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, spoke at length with the Washington Times on April 28 about the Obama Administration's use of force. Edelson's also provided analysis during the Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies' discussion on the use of force.
Anita McBride, director of the First Ladies Initiative, was quoted in an article for the Washington Post on April 23 regarding the changing role of political spouses as the possibility of a first gentleman materializes.
In Running for Office Jennifer L. Lawless and Richard L. Fox explore young people’s opinions about contemporary politics and their political ambition (or lack of it).
CAS sociology grad overcame adversity and helped other students along the way.
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.