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International ·

Overcoming Denialism from the Top: Tanzania’s COVID-19 Response

We spoke with SIS professor Nina Yamanis about the challenges and adaptations made by local health officials in Tanzania working to contain and manage COVID-19 despite denialism and a limited national government-led response.
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Communications ·

SOC Alumnus and Journalist Derek McGinty Creates Journalism Endowment Fund for Students of Color

SOC Alumnus reflects on his professional journey and the value of passing on knowledge
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Danya Hamad

Achievements ·

At Nineteen, Danya Hamad is Youngest-Ever SIS Master of International Relations Graduate

Danya Hamad (SIS/MA ’21) has graduated with a Master in International Relations from SIS at just 19 years old.
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Alumni ·

Celebrating A Centenarian: Dr. Edmund Gordon, SPA/MA ’50, Co-Architect, Federal Head Start Program

Still active in the education community, including as Scholar in Residence at AU’s School of Education, Dr. Gordon celebrates his 100th birthday this month.
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Alumni ·

Alumni Audit Program Welcomes Alumni Back into the Classroom

For many alumni, learning at AU does not stop after graduation.
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Alumni ·

Greetings from Jonathan Mathis

Monthly messages from AU Alumni Association President Jonathan Mathis
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Amdrew Ballard

Research ·

SPA Professor Examines Agenda Control in House and Senate

Forthcoming publication focuses on bills that do not make it to the Congress floor
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SIS alumni Dhanya Rao and Lori Younissess

Research ·

Dalit Hip-Hop and American Country Music: SIS Students Research the Sounds of Identity

During their time at SIS, alumni Dhanya Rao and Lori Younissess conducted research projects that focused on musical genres.
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Business ·

Building Sustainable Solutions

The American University Center for Innovation has been an information pipeline for online MBA student Korey Salter, cofounder of the start-up Hydronomy, which aims to address the global water crisis.
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Technology ·

Book Review - Cyber Privacy: Who Has Your Data and Why You Should Care

Book Review of Cyber Privacy: Who Has Your Data and Why You Should Care.
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