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Achievements ·

SIS Awards 2019

Congratulations to our SIS students, faculty, staff, and alumni award winners!
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Molly McSweyn, Kaitlin Caffrey, and Kristian Gore

Achievements ·

Summer Plans

With summer just around the corner, we chatted with a few of our students to learn about their exciting opportunities.
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Achievements ·

Appetite for Knowledge: Annelise Straw is the 2019 President’s Award Winner

Straw will finish her SIS master’s degree in December.
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The Cyber 9/12 AU teams

Achievements ·

AU Teams Earn Spots in the Cyber 9/12 Semifinals

Out of the 46 teams that competed in this year's Cyber 9/12 Challenge, both AU teams earned spots in the semifinals, with the CyberEagles winning fourth place and the Cybernaughts winning seventh place.
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Alumni ·

Scholarship Students Study Education, Empowerment, and Equality

Rachel Oguntola, SIS/MA ’20, and Adam Odomore, SIS/MA ’19, are current recipients of the Martin H. Steiner Scholarship.
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Rachel Kronk

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SIS Student Presents Her Findings on French Identity Politics at NCUR

SIS student Rachel Kronk was given the opportunity to present her research, entitled “Politics of National Identity: Muslim Integration Discourse in France,” at this year’s National Conference on Undergraduate Research.
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Government & Politics ·

War Games Shed Light on Real-World Strategies

War games let you test your political and military acumen right at your kitchen table – while also helping you appreciate how decision-makers are limited by the choices of others.
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Government & Politics ·

America and the World Still Need the WTO to Keep Trade and the Global Economy Humming

A quarter-century ago, more than 100 nations agreed to engage in freer trade with one another and signed the declaration that established the World Trade Organization.
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International ·

Brexit Is a Rejection of the Good Friday Agreement for Peace in Northern Ireland

SIS professor Carolyn Gallaher and SPA professor Kimberly Cowell-Meyers examine days of parliamentary debate to learn how British MPs talk about the 'Irish backstop' and maintaining peace in Northern Ireland.
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Benny Gantz and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu

International ·

The Generals Who Challenged Netanyahu Ran a Campaign Largely Devoid of Substance

They wanted to oust Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu in Tuesday's election, but the failure of three centrist generals to talk about key issues may have made Netanyahu the apparent winner.
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