Prof. Jessica Gephart

Professional News ·

AU’s Jessica Gephart to Serve as US State Department Science Envoy

Professor one of seven scientists selected to advise US government on marine policy issues
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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks with student leaders at the White House in October 2022.

First Person ·

AU Student Activist Gets Face Time with Kamala Harris

Kaniya Harris, CAS-SPA/BA ’24, and other student activists visited the White House for a meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris about reproductive rights.
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Madayin: Eight Decades of Aboriginal Australian Bark Painting from Yirrkala installed at the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, where the exhibit is on display until its opening at AU Museum in February. Photo by Rob Strong.

Arts ·

Landmark Exhibition of Aboriginal Australian Bark Paintings Opens at AU Museum February 2023

Madayin: Eight Decades of Aboriginal Australian Bark Painting from Yirrkala is the first major exhibition of Aboriginal Australian bark paintings to tour the United States
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Science ·

AU Scientists and Local Advocates Team Up to Protect Water and Air Quality

Environmental Science Professors Karen Knee and Valentina Aquila team up with advocates to monitor effects of fracking and new urban construction
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Department Spotlight ·

New CAS Programs and Degrees Preparing Students for Workforce of Future

New CAS Programs and Degrees Preparing Students for Workforce of Future
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AU's three newest deans are Linda Aldoory (CAS), Shannon Hader (SIS), and David Marchick (Kogod).

On Campus ·

AU’s Newest Deans Share Thoughts from Their Semester and Plans for the Future

For each of the new deans, engaging with enthusiastic members of the AU community has been among the highlights of their first semester.
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Announcement ·

AU’s Gray Psychotherapy Training Clinic Offers Low-Fee Psychotherapy

Clinic celebrating 25th Anniversary serving AU and DC communities
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Dr. Edele speaking to the audience with his book's table of contents on the screen.

International ·

Dr. Mark Edele "Stalinism at War" book talk

Dr. Mark Edele explains the insights in his book "Stalinism at War: The Soviet Union in WWII."
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Research ·

Cultivating Gratitude: An Interview with Professor Tony Ahrens

During this season of thanks, professor offers advice on how to approach the holidays mindfully and with gratitude
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Research ·

Domestic Violence and Self Defense: What Happens When Women Fight Back?

AU’s Rachel Louise Snyder explains why domestic violence victims face life and death decisions
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