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China and Taiwan

How a careful U.S. response could avert a crisis
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Members of the Sikhona team, including Cyrus Wangari, Agnes Gitonga, Elli Wachtman, Lucy Githambo, and Jane Gitonga.

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SIS Student Founded and Leads Nonprofit Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Kenya

We spoke with Elli Wachtman, SIS/MA '22, about how the Sikhona Research Centre came to be, the center’s work, and why she is pursuing both a master’s degree and Social Innovation for Global Impact graduate certificate.
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ISSS staff 2021

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Bringing the World to AU

Global Eagles are diverse, but one thing they share is that all of them connect, at many points in their journey, with the staff at the International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS).
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When Two Orders Meet

What the emergence of a China-led regional order means for its relations with the West
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Cranes, ships, and a bridge at the Port of Los Angeles

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Why Is the Global Supply Chain Breaking Down?

SIS professor Daniel Bernhofen answers questions about current problems with the global supply chain.
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Nadia Murad, 2018 Nobel Peace Prize laureate

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SIS Welcomes Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nadia Murad for Virtual Event October 19

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad answers questions about her organization, Nadia’s Initiative, ahead of an October 19 event at the School of International Service.
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Susan Shepler and Aisha Ibrahim stand smiling in front of the SIS building.

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A Visiting Scholar from Sierra Leone Furthers Feminist Research at SIS

During her time at SIS, Aisha Ibrahim not only collaborated with Professor Susan Shepler—she also increased her network of fellow scholars.
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Big World podcast

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5 Reasons to Listen to Big World

SIS’s podcast is entering its fourth season. Here’s our own “Take Five” list of why you should listen.
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A sign is held up, which says "Evacuate Afghans #openthegates."

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AU Community Conducted Critical Research during Afghanistan Evacuation

SIS professor Tazreena Sajjad and Stephen Angelsmith of AU CCES mobilized the AU community to conduct research  to assist the Afghanistan evacuation effort.
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Shamila Chaudhary (clockwise from top left), Earl Anthony Wayne, Roya Rahmani, and David Petraeus discuss Afghanistan since 9/11.

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20 Years After 9/11: Experts Discuss Afghanistan

Three foreign policy experts discuss Afghanistan since 9/11 and what the country's future holds.
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