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Group photo with AU President Sylvia M. Burwell and Professors Bettina Poirier and David Barker

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American University Launches Program on Legislative Negotiation

The Program on Legislative Negotiation addresses the gridlock in Congress and in state legislatures
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Stacey Abrams speaks at AU SPA Commencement Ceremony

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Stacey Abrams Speaks to the SPA Class of 2019 About the Power of Belief

Stacey Abrams, who shattered the glass ceiling with her 2018 run for governor of Georgia, received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from American University today and spoke at the commencement of the AU School of Public Affairs.
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Flamingo Pool Float

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Summer Celebration

After a long winter, we are able to expect some warmer weather! Get excited for summer by checking out some of these pieces from our collection.
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Sine Fellows at a discussion about the future of the Republican Party

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Sine Fellows Kristol and Haslam Discuss the Future of the Republican Party

American University's Sine Institute of Policy & Politics focused on the future of the Republican Party and the current political climate during a recent event with Inaugural Sine Fellows Bill Kristol & Bill Haslam.
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Valentina

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Making an Impact: New Graduates Reveal Their Hopes for the Future

As American University prepares to hold its 137th commencement ceremonies, soon-to-be graduates share their backstories and their inspiring plans.
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Faculty at a discussion

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What's in Store for Progressive Politics in 2020?

Inaugural Sine Institute of Policy & Politics Fellow Abdul El-Sayed recently hosted David Weigel, national political reporter for The Washington Post, to talk about progressive landscape in the lead up to the 2020 Election.
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Jam Jazz Appreciation Month

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Celebrating National Jazz Month

Learn more about prominent historical figures in Jazz through these pieces from our collection.
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Person standing with microphone in front of a lectern.

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All About Access: Disability Event Expands Critical Conversations

The one-day Disability Symposium brought together students, staff, and faculty.
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Downtown Washington, DC

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Faculty and Alumni Share Their Experience Working in Public Service

Nine former federal employees, now AU School of Public Affairs faculty members and alumni, shared their experience working in public service at a recent SPA event.
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Image of SPA Dean Vicky Wilkins, Senator Lamar Alexander and former Rep. David Skaggs.

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New Madison Prize Honors Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray

AU's New Madison Prize Honors Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray
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