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Cover art from Bjork's album Homogenic; Bjork wears a kimono style dress and unusual hairstyle and accessories

Student Life ·

Feature Fridays

In the music library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Jalen Lesly, who reviews Homogenic, by Björk
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Audience members look on as students perform for Katzen Soundbites in spring 2019

Arts ·

Katzen Soundbites

Katzen Soundbites is the Music Library's series of lunchtime concerts from 12:35-12:55 in the Katzen Rotunda. Soundbites is a collaboration between the AU Library and the Department of Performing Arts.
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Business ·

Who’s in Your Wallet?

The Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center and the SANS Institute are working together to increase cybersecurity awareness and decrease the number of data breaches.
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On Campus ·

Gender on the Ballot: The Electability Question in 2020

The Women & Politics Institute and the Barbara Lee Family Foundation co-hosted a panel discussion on campus to shed light on what the much-discussed concept of “electability” actually means to voters in the lead-up to the 2020 presidential election.
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The Berlaymont building, which houses the headquarters of the European Commission.

International ·

How Does the European Union Really Work?

Political chaos is growing in the UK as the government tries to manage the country's exit from the European Union. What does the EU do that so angered UK voters that they voted to leave?
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Capital building and DC skyline at dusk

Announcement ·

Science Fiction is Real – Is the Workforce Ready?

American University’s new Master’s Degree in Data Science is preparing students with the skills to crunch that data with hands-on approaches and cutting-edge methodologies that put them at the top of this competitive field.
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Beth Ebisch standing in front of a window holding a microphone and speaking

Communications ·

Passing on the Passion to the Next Generation of Filmmakers

Student Beth Ebisch shares speaking about SOC's Center for Environmental Filmmaking at the Smithsonian National Zoo. 
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Jocelyn Johnson

Achievements ·

SPA Prof. Jocelyn Johnston Selected as a Fellow by the National Academy of Public Administration

Professor Jocelyn Johnston of American University’s School of Public Affairs (SPA) has been selected by the National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) for inclusion in its 2019 Class of Academy Fellows.
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Announcement ·

American University Announces $3 Million Gift to Support New Athletics Facility

A $3 million gift in support of a new Center for Athletic Performance at American University will enhance the student experience and help student athletes and Patriot League champion teams reach new heights.
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Research ·

How Social Class is Tied to Citizen Satisfaction with Schools: What Can Be Learned from Korea

School of Public Affairs Assistant Professor Nathan Favero partnered with two graduate students to examine equity, a key pillar of public administration, and its impact on school evaluation in South Korea.
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