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      • Tue 10/28/14
        7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
      • Books That Shaped America: Sexual Behavior in the Human Male
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • Join us for Books that Shaped America, a special series of conversations for the local community and American University students, faculty and staff. Attendees do not need to have read the book. Admission is free and no reservation is required.

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        Host: University Library

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      • Wed 10/29/14
        noon – 1:30 pm
      • The Quest for Justice: An International Perspective
      • McDowell Formal
      • Reed Brody is Counsel and Spokesperson for Human Rights Watch. His work as lead counsel for the victims in the case of the exiled former dictator of Chad,Hissène Habré—who faces trial in Senegal—and in the cases of Augusto Pinochet and Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier has been featured in four films, including The Dictator Hunter. He is the author of four Human Rights Watch reports on U.S. ...more

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        Host: University Library

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      • Thu 11/13/14
        10:30 am – noon
      • Beyond Bibliometrics: Libraries, Academia and the Future of Scholarly Impact
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • Measuring scholarly impact has long been dominated by the idea of tracing citations. But are citations really still the best way of demonstrating research impact? In this practical talk, Rachel Borchardt (American University) and Robin Chin Roemer (University of Washington) will review the history, trends, and controversies surrounding the use of research metrics for purposes of evaluation, ...more

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      • Thu 11/13/14
        noon – 1:30 pm
      • Noontime Conversation
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 5
      • The Center for Teaching, Research & Learning sponsors three conversational lunches per semester focused on topics of special interest to Faculty. The topic for this Noontime Conversation is yet to be determined. To learn more about CTRL's Noontime Conversations, please visit http://www.american.edu/ctrl/noontimeconversations.cfm

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        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Wed 11/19/14
        7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
      • Books That Shaped America: Red Harvest
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • Join us for Books that Shaped America, a special series of conversations for the local community and American University students, faculty and staff. Attendees do not need to have read the book. Admission is free and no reservation is required.

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        Host: University Library

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