Jeffrey Crouch

Government & Politics ·

Pardon His Pardons?

SPA Professor Reviews President Trump’s Unconventional Use of Clemency
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Ed O'Keefe

Alumni ·

Five Questions with Commencement Speaker Ed O’Keefe

Alumnus and senior White House correspondent will address 2020 and 2021 graduates on campus on May 21.
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Catherine Coleman Flowers

Environment ·

Hear From 2022 William K. Reilly Award Winner on Today's Environmental Challenges

Interview with Catherine Coleman Flowers, recipient of the William K. Reilly Award for Environmental Leadership from the Center for Environmental Policy at American University’s School of Public Affairs.
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AU Alumni Freeman and Snead

Announcement ·

Two American University Alumni Win 2022 Knight-Hennessy Scholarship

American University alumni have been awarded prestigious Knight-Hennessy Scholarship.
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A group of 2022 graduates exemplify AU's changemaking efforts.

On Campus ·

Making Meaningful Change at AU

A distinguished group of changemakers reflect on their time at AU before they graduate.
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Sen. Cory Booker and James Thurber discuss current affairs in the first of the Thurber Dialogues.

Government & Politics ·

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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Jane Palmer

Research ·

Reconsidering Objectivity in the Quest for Social Justice

SPA professor explores the inherent biases in research methods and recommends practices that better capture the experiences of marginalized groups.
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Key Issues for Emerging Nonprofit Leaders and Executive Directors

Alumni ·

SPA Offers First Alumni-only SAMI Course Offering, Key Issues for Emerging Nonprofit Leaders and Executive Directors

The SPA Analytics and Management Institute (SAMI) has announced the creation of its first alumni-only, and heavily discounted, course offering, Key Issues for Emerging Nonprofit Leaders, to be held virtually in May.
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Mollie Russell

On Campus ·

Students Lead the Way In Combatting Compost Contamination

Compost contamination is widespread on college campuses. Students are testing solutions as AU works to meet zero waste goals.
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AU Spring Commencement Speakers

Announcement ·

American University Celebrates 143rd Commencement with Seven Dynamic Changemakers

Unparalleled Group of Speakers to Address 2022 Graduates over Two Weekends
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