SIS students, faculty, and staff visit the European External Action Service headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

International ·

SIS Students and KU Leuven Students in Belgium Work Together during Course on Transatlantic Relations

SIS students and students at KU Leuven in Leuven, Belgium, learned together, exchanged perspectives on different issues, and even visited each other in person.
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Voters in line to vote

Announcement ·

Pivotal Midterm Elections 2022: American University Launches Experts and Events Resource Guide for Journalists

New guide for 2022 midterm elections highlights AU experts across various disciplines
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Emily (left) and Molly (right) Molloy pose near the Tidal Basin overlooking pink cherry blossoms.

Alumni ·

Two Sisters, Two Paths, One University

Sisters who attended AU reflect on their experiences this Siblings Day
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France 2022

International ·

Will French Presidential Election Be a Case of ‘Plus Ca Change, Moins Ca Change?’ – 5 Things to Watch as Nation Heads to the Poll

For the second time running, it is looking like the French presidential election will go to a runoff between centralist Emmanuel Macron and far-right Marine Le Pen.
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During the COVID-19 pandemic, aid workers prepare food packages from the Poroshenko Foundation to be sent to pensioners and people with disabilities in Ukraine. Photo credit: Drop of Light / Shutterstock.com

International ·

Humanitarian Aid Workers Need Security, Rights, and Better Pay

Nearly all of the 129 aid workers killed on the job in 2021 were from the countries where they lost their lives.
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Humanitarian donation truck

International ·

Can Donor Aid Help Peace Progress After the Fighting Stops?

We caught up with Professor Susanna Campbell to ask a few questions about her research on aid allocation in post-conflict countries.
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An Anonymous Guy Fawkes mask made of computer code.

Announcement ·

AU Team Tops Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge with First-Place Finish

AU’s winning team included SIS and WCL students who impressed judges in premier cyber policy and strategy competition hosted by the Atlantic Council
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A woman cooking on the stove in front of her house in Aleppo, Syria, in February of 2012.

International ·

When Do Refugees Return Home?

SIS professor Stefanie Onder's recent research reveals the factors that increase the likelihood of early, voluntary, and unassisted returns by Syrian refugees.
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Hundreds of protesters gathered in New York, New York, to demand the United States accept all Afghan people seeking asylum. Photo credit: Luigi Morris / Shutterstock.com

International ·

Seven Months after the Taliban Takeover, Afghan Evacuees Lack a Clear Path for Resettlement in the US

The US has promised to take in 100,000 Ukrainian refugees. But there is concern that this could further complicate efforts to welcome and resettle Afghan evacuees.
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Trade Experettes is an organization that Professor Michelle Egan founded, which works to actively promote the voices of women in trade.

International ·

SIS Professor Amplifies the Voices of Women Trade Experts

SIS professor Michelle Egan helped found Trade Experettes, an organization that aims to empower women who work in trade policy around the globe.
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