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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A woman working on a computer

Announcement ·

She Votes: Women, the Workplace, and Pandemic Politics

New survey of women voters shows that Covid-19 has widely shifted perceptions of American politics, work norms, and gender roles.
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Anna deDufour and Matthew Winchell

Achievements ·

SPA Students Compete in National Policy Simulation Competition

MPA students place third in virtual event
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Cars at the border

Announcement ·

Children of Recent Immigrants Do Not Raise Crime Rates, New Study Reveals

A new study shows that the children of recent immigrants to the US do not lead to higher crime rates in U.S. schools.
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Diana Burley is AU's vice provost of research.

Research ·

New Vice Provost for Research Making Quick Impression

Diana Burley brings a background in cybersecurity, IT, and research to her new position.
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Jane Palmer

Research ·

SPA’s Jane Palmer Tracks Sexual Assault Disclosures Before and After #MeToo

Article reveals insights on disclosures related to race and circumstance
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Passengers on the metro

Announcement ·

Racist Policing Follows the Rail Lines, New Study Shows

People of color are five times more likely than white persons to be ticketed for fare evasion along mass-transit lines in Los Angeles, a new study shows.
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Andrew Flores

Research ·

SPA Professor Tracks Political Socialization Differences Among People with Same-Sex Parents

Large study reveals insights on socialization dynamics in same-sex households.
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Teacher Diversity and Student Success book cover

Education ·

SPA Professor Publishes Book on Importance of Teacher Diversity

Teacher Diversity and Student Success makes the case for creating a teaching force that is as diverse as the student body it serves.
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Liz Suhay

Research ·

Suhay Gathers Latest Research on Electoral Persuasion for Oxford Handbook

Comprehensive volume examines the study of persuasion in 48 chapters.
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