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SIS Scholars on COVID-19

Faculty at the School of International Service (SIS) are deeply engaged in issues related to the novel coronavirus.

Without a doubt, the dual public health and economic crises surrounding the novel coronavirus and COVID-19 are the biggest challenges facing all of us in 2020. Questions are many, and answers aren’t always readily apparent. Our faculty, with deep expertise in public health, international economics, and international development, to name a few areas, are drawing upon their vast knowledge and experience to help us all make sense of what is happening.

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Technology Solutions and Privacy Concerns during COVID-19

To learn more about the technology solutions and privacy concerns arising during the coronavirus pandemic, we spoke with the co-director of AU’s Internet Governance Lab, SIS professor Nanette Levinson.

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SIS Scholars on COVID-19: Global Economic Impacts

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SIS professor and Distinguished Economist in Residence Arturo Porzecanski discusses the global economic impacts of COVID-19.

Listen now to the latest episode: The Lethal Inequity of Coronavirus
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The Impact of COVID-19 on National and Global Security

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Global Insights Weekly Web Panel

On Thursdays at 11:00 am, join us for a live-streamed panel series on the COVID-19 pandemic.

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How Have Brazil and Bolsonaro Responded to the Coronavirus?

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How Refugees Are Especially Vulnerable to COVID-19

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How COVID-19 Affects Undocumented Workers

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President Donald J. Trump, joined by Vice President Mike Pence and members of the White House COVID-19 Coronavirus task force, addresses reporters Saturday, April 4, 2020, in the James S. Brady White House Press Briefing Room.

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Clear, Consistent Health Messaging Critical to Limiting Coronavirus Deaths

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Can the Coronavirus Response Cause Lasting Environmental Progress?

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Coronavirus: Here's Why Rich Neighbors Should Help Developing Economies

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