Milica Bojovic.

Achievements ·

SIS Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow for Track Record of Service

We caught up with 2021 Newman Fellow Milica Bojovic (SIS/BA ’22) to learn more about her dedication to community service, her time at SIS, and the Newman Civic Fellowship.
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Irina Markina, Priya Shyamsundar, Andreas Karelas, and Claire Brunel

Announcement ·

Who Pays for Climate Change? SIS Earth Day Event Examines How Economy and Environment Intersect

On April 22, experts from the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, RE-volv, and The Nature Conservancy, will take part in a virtual SIS panel.
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Protestors in Yemen on October 11, 2011.

International ·

10 Years Later, What Is the Legacy of the Arab Spring?

We asked SIS faculty what they believe the legacy of the Arab Spring is, ten years later.
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Book cover of The Flying Man, Aristotle, and the Philosophers of the Golden Age of Islam: Their Relevance Today

Research ·

Examining Islam’s Golden Age to Bridge the East and West Divide

Professor Akbar Ahmed's new book examines the scholars of Islam's Golden Age.
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James Anderson and Kayla Williams

Alumni ·

SIS Alumni Appointed to Key Positions in the Biden Administration

We caught up with two SIS alumni who are Biden administration appointees.
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The container ship Ever Given reaches the port of Rotterdam on July 3, 2019. Editorial credit: MartinLueke / Shutterstock.com.

International ·

The Ever Given, International Shipping Routes, and Piracy

We caught up with Professor Dylan Craig to ask a few questions about international shipping and contemporary piracy.
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Sesame Street Muppets in Universal Studios Singapore.

International ·

How Sesame Street Uses Muppets to Teach Inclusion in the US and Abroad

We spoke with Professor Naomi Moland to learn more about how Sesame Street and its cast of Muppets teach children around the world to respect diversity--and each other.
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Model G20 staff running the 2021 Leaders Summit virtually.

International ·

SIS’s Model G20 Summit Adapts to the COVID-19 Pandemic

SIS students Rafael Cestero and Charlie Estes reflect on the first fully virtual Model G20 Leaders’ Summit.
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Persian script

International ·

“Lesser Taught” Languages Give Students a Competitive Edge in Global Workforce

Department of World Languages and Cultures now offering Persian, Swahili, Portuguese, Hebrew
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Shagun Gupta

Research ·

PhD Students Share Original Research and Fresh Perspectives at the AU Tri-School Conference

SIS PhD student Shagun Gupta reflects on American University's third annual Tri-School PhD Research Conference.
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