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Betsy Fischer Martin

Government & Politics ·

Emmy-Winning Journalist to Lead the Women & Politics Institute

Betsy Fischer Martin to lead AU SPA's Women & Politics Institute
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Female professor standing in front of the SPA Kerwin Hall sign.

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Rising Above: A New Project on Civil Discourse

SPA prof. and project director Lara Schwartz talks civility, truth, and consequences.
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The Supreme Court building during twilight hours.

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High Stakes: Stephen Wermiel on the Supreme Court and Confirmation Politics

The AUWCL professor formerly covered the high court for the Wall Street Journal.
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Carol Laise Bunker and Nicole Nason

Government & Politics ·

Two SPA Women Serve as Assistant Secretary of State, 45 Years Apart

Nicole Nason, SPA/BA ‘92, currently serves as the second SPA alumna and the first woman in more than 40 years to hold the position of Assistant Secretary of State.
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Mexican Day Parade

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A Tale of Three Cities: Immigrant Exclusion and Belonging

In his new book, CAS professor Ernesto Castañeda examines immigrant integration in New York, Paris, and Barcelona.
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Palmieri speaks at book talk

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SPA Alumna Writes Hopes to Future Women Presidents in New Book

At SPA in late June, Jennifer Palmieri spoke with SPA Executive in Residence Betsy Fischer Martin in front of a packed room of people from the AU community about her new book, "Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World."
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North Grounds of the White House, circa 1860s.

Government & Politics ·

Living Museum: A New Course Will Examine White House History

SPA executive-in-residence Anita McBride talks symbols, preservation, and the executive mansion.
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