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Executive Women in Government.

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SPA Hosts Executive Women in Government Summit

The event, in-person for the first time since 2019, featured women in defense, finance, communication, law enforcement, intelligence, diplomacy, and other federal careers.
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Budapest, Hungary - October 2, 2021: military wartime caricature abstract portrait of Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Bikas park. Photo credit: Raketir / Shutterstock.com

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5 Questions about CPAC in Hungary and Far-Right Extremism

SIS senior associate dean and professor Carolyn Gallaher spoke with us about the platforming of far-right figures, the current state of the US’ GOP, and a racist conspiracy theory that’s been gaining traction among conservatives.
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Jeffrey Crouch

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Pardon His Pardons?

SPA Professor Reviews President Trump’s Unconventional Use of Clemency
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Sen. Cory Booker and James Thurber discuss current affairs in the first of the Thurber Dialogues.

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Thurber Dialogues Continue for Second Year

Designed as a tribute to longtime SPA professor James Thurber, the success of the initial series led Thurber and his wife Claudia Harley Thurber to endow the series in perpetuity.
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A Whole-of-Government Approach to Climate Change: Assessing DoD’s Role

Biden has prioritized climate resiliency calling for “a whole-of-government approach” to climate change. Taking this approach would create joint efforts with the Department of Defense, but will it come at the cost of traditional defense priorities?
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Samira Sine, left, Jeff Sine, and AU president Sylvia M. Burwell.

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Three Years in, Sine Institute Continues to Grow

As it kicks off its fourth class of fellows, the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics has created a space for open dialogue and lived up to AU’s Challenge Accepted ethos.
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The US Capitol, photographed by Ian Hutchinson

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The January 6 Insurrection: One Year Later

AU faculty examine the storming of the US Capitol and the forces behind it
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Book Review of 2034: A Novel of the Next World War

A book review of 2034: A Novel of the Next World War written by Admiral James Stavridis and military veteran Elliott Ackerman. Published by Penguin Press in March of 2021
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2021 Sine Summer Series Imagines a Better America Post-Covid

Experts from across the globe join series discussing health, education, governance and policy, and the culture that draws thousands of viewers
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The FBI’s Operation Trojan Shield:
Infiltrating Criminal Groups through their Phones

The FBI just concluded a three year operation where they monitored criminal communications to disrupt activity.
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