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New Research to Help Scientists Better Connect with Policymakers

Elizabeth Suhay, an AU School of Public Affairs (SPA) associate professor, and her coauthors, developed a new guide for scientists to best share their expertise with policymakers.
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2017 Recylcemania at Zero waste basket ball game

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AU Men's Basketball Hosts Annual Sustainability Game Night - Feb. 13

Eagles celebrate reaching and maintaining carbon neutrality
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Photo of Professor Catherine Stoodley. Headshot in front of computer.

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Cutting-Edge Brain Research Honored by Association for Psychological Science

Associate Professor of Psychology Catherine Stoodley has been elected a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science (APS).
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A heat map illustrating the significant reduction in energy usage in late December 2017 as a result of the Energy Curtailment initiative

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Winter Energy Curtailment Initiative Reduces Tons of Carbon Emissions Annually

Facilities Management urges university community to continue holiday energy-savings efforts
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A Sharp multi function printing device

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Managed Print Program Initiative Expected to Yield Financial and Energy Savings

AU's printer consolidation efforts are projected to save $5 million over five years.
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President H. W. Bush with Bill Reilly

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'It's Pretty Hard to Say No to a President'

Bill Reilly, who has been instrumental to the direction of the SPA Center for Environmental Policy and its William K. Reilly Endowment, recently reflected on his time as EPA Administrator under President George H. W. Bush.
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A chalkboard filled with equations and writing.

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A Building Made for Collaboration

The Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building serves as an environment that fosters interdisciplinary collaboration between students and faculty. With the new building finished, the faculty celebrated with a welcome party.
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Student works in a lab at a cryogenic workstation.

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Trying to Understand Addiction

David N. Kearns, Associate Professor of Psychology, discusses his research on drug addiction.
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Hyperbolic Triangles

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The Analysis and Geometry of Information

Stephen Casey, chair and professor of mathematics in the American University Department of Mathematics and Statistics is looking at the fundamental structures of information and how it is gathered, stored, and communicated.
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Matt Mullins, Irena Volkov, and Samantha Hepworth present their I-CORPS projects at the Mathias Student Research Conference.

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American University I-CORPS Program

Spring 2018 marked American University’s inaugural participation in the I-CORPS program, which is a National Science Foundation sponsored program developed to foster science and technology entrepreneurship through a five-year $253,000 grant.
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