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Flink and Chen

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SPA Researcher Shows Key to Better Roads Involves More Than Money

Managerial capacity matters to nationwide road improvements.
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Hazard symbols on a map of the world

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Closing the Gaps in Chemical Weapons Nonproliferation

AU’s Stefano Costanzi working at the intersection of science and policy
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Professor Hyra, director of the Metropolitan Policy Center, collaborates with Southwest DC Action on a community research project.

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SPA Professor and Center Explore the Path to Equitable Development

Research looks at how government interventions, such as disaster relief and sustainability initiatives, can displace low-income people of color.
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The Sun

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NASA Study Led by AU Professor Examines Star That Resembles Our Sun

Vladimir Airapetian is lead author of new NASA study on star Kappa 1 Ceti
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Khaldoun AbouAssi.

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SPA Professor Tracks Impact of Female Leadership on Volunteering Behaviors

Results show that gender congruence has no effect on volunteer rates in membership associations.
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Lynn Addington

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Professor Explores Help-Seeking Patterns Among Adult Victims of Intimate Partner Violence

Results compare college students to those who do not attend, and find that most victims seek no help at all.
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Delande Justinvil

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The Mystery of a Lost African American Burial Ground in Georgetown

PhD student Delande Justinvil on mission to excavate and commemorate human skeletal remains
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Police officer

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SPA Scholars Reveal Merits of Body-worn Cameras to Hold Police Accountable

Cameras resulted in fewer complaint dismissals, more disciplinary action, and increased racial equity
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A hologram of a children’s book story is superimposed onto a wooden table. The story’s hologram depicts a room of a young girl, who is standing by the door frame.

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Dr. Pietroszek Presents a Keynote at Cannes

Dr. Pietroszek’s keynote describes a new and revolutionary form of storytelling.
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Mashal Shabbir, Marie Fares, and Mayra Cuevas.

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SIS Faculty and Students Collaborate on International Research Projects

Since the Research on International Policy Implementation Lab launched at SIS in August 2020, SIS professor Susanna Campbell has spearheaded five new research projects and hired a number of SIS PhD and MA students to work on them.
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