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2023 Sine Fellows

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Mental Health, Local News Decline Among Issues for Sine 2023 Fellows

As a non-partisan platform for policy innovation and discussion of some of the nation’s most pressing challenges, the Sine Institute plays an essential role in American University’s commitment to prepare the next generation of changemakers
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Election Day

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AU Experts Talk Midterms, Election Fallout

A group of American University administrators and professors explained how the election played out and why Republicans didn’t gain as many seats as they’d hoped.
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Two people of color holding hands compassionately

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Race and Reproduction in the Post-Roe World

Antiracist Research and Policy Center hosts panel of leading Indigenous feminists, feminists of color, and their allies
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U.S. Practices for Technology-Sharing and Security Assistance

Executive action can bypass normal governmental processes for providing foreign support, but lack of oversite may increase risk of political persuasion. This article reviews how recent U.S. military support to Ukraine reveals trade-offs of the process.
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Kristen Welker, left, Kaitlan Collins, and Antoine Sanfeuntes spoke at SOC about covering the White House.

Government & Politics ·

Always Be Prepared: White House Correspondents Share Stories, Advice on Covering Presidents

NBC News' Kristen Welker and Kaitlan Collins of CNN shared stories, successes, and challenges of covering the president.
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Children at a lunch table at school

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White House Shares New National Strategy to End Hunger

White House officials released a new national strategy on hunger, nutrition, and health for the first time in more than 50 years
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Title slide for article Regulating Synthetic Biology Practices

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Regulating Synthetic Biology Practices

Synthetic bio is emerging as a U.S. priority, but with out internationally-recognized best practices, authoritarian states could end up shaping global norms and practices.
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The Causes and Consequences of War: A Conversation with Professor Hew Strachan

This is the full transcript of the event titled The Causes and Consequences of War: A Conversation with Professor Hew Strachan co-hosted by CSINT and Hudson Institute
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PERIL director and AU professor Cynthia Miller-Idriss speaks at a White House summit on hate-fueled violence.

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Toward a More United America

AU professor among those who spoke this month at a bipartisan summit on hate-fueled violence
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Queen Elizabeth meets with an audience

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The Reign of Queen Elizabeth II: An Interview with Allan Lichtman

Professor Lichtman answers our questions about the Queen’s reign, legacy, and special relationship with the United States
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