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Critically Acclaimed Filmmaker to Lead AU's Center for Environmental Filmmaking

Critically acclaimed documentary filmmaker Maggie Burnette Stogner has been named executive director of American University’s Center for Environmental Filmmaking (CEF)
10-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

American Companies Dominate 2018 Kogod Made in America Auto Index as Tariff Concerns Loom

As tariffs and trade wars engulf business headlines, American auto companies continue to manufacture the majority of their cars in the USA, according to the 2018 Kogod Made in America Auto Index.
24-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New American University Course Will Give Students an Insider’s Perspective on White House History

The nation’s most famous home will be the focus of a new undergraduate course at American University this fall. In partnership with the White House Historical Association, American University’s Department of History will offer "A History of the...
13-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Veterans Who Join Veterans Services Organizations Have Higher Quality of Life, Study Finds

Involvement in veterans service organizations an lower post traumatic stress and can lower the stigma of accessing medical care, according to new research from an American University professor.
12-Jul-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Crowdfunders Aren’t All That Different from Commercial Lenders, Study Finds


Low-Income entrepreneurs need a great story and solid financial backing for the best chance at funding, according to research from a pair of American University professors.
25-Jun-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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American University Museum to Host “Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective”

Celebrating the career of one of Britain’s most important graphic artists of the last 50 years, the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center will feature “Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective,” a collection of more than 100 original art...
13-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American University and Special Olympics Collaborate to Advance Research on Disability

American University and Special Olympics Collaborate to Advance Research on Disability
6-Mar-2018 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

American University Professor Launches National Effort to Train Aspiring Black Journalists

Sherri Williams, assistant professor of race media and communication at American University teams with Wake Forest University professor Melissa Harris-Perry and The Nation to launch "Black On Campus," a new effort to train the next generation of...
5-Mar-2018 10:55 AM EST Add to Favorites


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