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Researchers Identify Negative Impacts of Food Insecurity on Children’s Health

A new paper by researchers by American University’s School of Public Affairs and the Boston University School of Social Work confirms the negative impact of food insecurity on child health.
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AU’s Justice Programs Office Launches Racial and Ethnic Disparities Assessment Tool for Courts

The Justice Programs Office, a research center at AU's SPA, launched a Racial and Ethnic Disparities Program Assessment Tool.
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AU Museum Early Fall Exhibits

Early fall shows at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center are open as of Sept. 3.
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Ambassador Earl Anthony (“Tony”) Wayne

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Ambassador Earl Anthony (“Tony”) Wayne Joins American University School of International Service

Ambassador Earl Anthony (“Tony”) Wayne, the former United States Ambassador to Mexico and Argentina and former Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, joins SIS as a Distinguished Diplomat-in-Residence.
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School of Education Achieves Stand-Alone Status

As of July 1, American University’s School of Education became a stand-alone school within the university.
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CPRS Director Named an Editor of The Journal of College Access

The Center for Postsecondary Readiness and Success Director Laura Owen has been named an editor of The Journal of College Access.
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Amy K. Dacey to Lead the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics

Amy K. Dacey has been named as the executive director of the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics
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Matthew Bennett Named American University Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

American University President Sylvia M. Burwell announced today the selection of Matthew Bennett as vice president and chief communications officer effective June 24, 2019.
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Elections 2020: An Expert Resource Guide Available to Reporters

An online resource guide featuring American University experts is now available for reporters in advance of the 2020 election cycle.
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AU Museum Summer Shows Open June 15

Summer shows at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center open June 15.
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