You are here: American University News Topics Research

Liana Garcia, Nitya Aggarwal, Hannah Nisonson, and Kayah Ryerson

Research ·

Winners Announced! Mathias Student Research Conference

Excellence in scholarship and creative works awarded
Full Story

Prof. Katie Holton

Research ·

The Power of the Diet

CAS Professor Katie Holton awarded $6.4 million grant for clinical trial researching dietary intervention in U.S. veterans suffering from Gulf War Illness
Full Story

Aparna Soni

Research ·

Repeal of ACA Mandate Linked to Rise in Uninsurance Levels

SPA professor analyzed the impact in states that did and did not impose state-level mandates
Full Story

Dan Fiorino

Research ·

Does Right-Wing Populism Impede Climate Policy?

Daniel Fiorino, director of the SPA Center for Environmental Policy, explores how the rise of populism within the Republican party has affected U.S climate policy.
Full Story

X-ray solar image of the Sun, taken by the Hinode satellite. The halo is the super-hot solar corona and the white patches on the disk are active regions, the regions of concentrated magnetic field that produce solar flares.

Research ·

New Research Highlights Role of Magnetic Flux in Radiation Emission Signatures of Ultra-Hot Gas in Sun-like Stars

Physics Professor and NASA Scientist Vladimir Airapetian contributed to findings
Full Story

Khaldoun AbouAssi

Research ·

When Do Nonprofits Scale Up Staffing

SPA Researcher Analyzes Management of Staff and Volunteers at Nonprofits
Full Story

Cowell-Meyers and Younissess

Research ·

Examining Dynamics Behind European Gender Quotas in Private and Public Sectors

SPA Associate Professor Kimberly Cowell-Meyers and Lori Younissess (BA/SIS & SPA, ’21) analyzed the push behind gender quotas in Italy, France, Norway, Spain, and Belgium.
Full Story

Taryn Morrissey. Aparna Soni.

Research ·

The Indirect Benefits of Medicaid Expansion

SPA professors explore the effects of Medicaid expansion on household tasks and childcare.
Full Story

Tricia Bacon.

Research ·

Insights on Impact of Foreign Fighters Can Inform Counterterrorism Efforts

SPA professor explores the role of foreign fighters in counterterrorism efforts.
Full Story

Researchers

Research ·

Timely Study by SPA Researchers Provides Roadmap for Equitable Lead Pipe Replacement

Results could inform infrastructure legislation to replace lead pipes.
Full Story

Looking for older stories? Check out our News Archive.