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American University Professor Claudia Myers’ Film “Fort Bliss” Debuts in Theaters this Friday


"Fort Bliss" is a a story that explores the sacrifices made every day by men and women in the armed services and the burdens that are placed on military families when parents are called to deploy.
18-Sep-2014 7:00 AM EDT

American University Museum Early Fall Exhibits Open Sept. 6

One of the exhibits, Surrealist Art from the Estate of H. Marc Moyens, closes Sat., Sept. 20, for the museum's annual Fall for the Arts, which brings the community together for a day devoted to the arts. There will be workshops and sessions on...
25-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

How Fans Mourn the Death of Popular TV Series


New research shows what profound effect the loss of popular TV series has on loyal consumers.
7-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Lying a Major Part of the American Experience


935 LIES: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America’s Moral Integrity, a new book by professor and journalist at AU’s School of Communication Charles Lewis, examines the consequences of decades of deception from the government and...
24-Jun-2014 6:00 AM EDT

New Exhibit to Cool the Long, Hot Summer at the American University Museum

Exhibits open June 14 and run through Aug. 17.
9-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

American University Evaluates Impact of D.C. Healthy Schools Act

May marked the fourth anniversary of the District of Columbia’s Healthy Schools Act (HSA), a law enacted to reduce obesity among students attending D.C. schools.
4-Jun-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Chevrolet, Ford Take the Lead in 2014 Kogod Made in America Auto Index


This index provides the public with a more accurate reflection of the true country of origin of a car and the impact of its purchase on the U.S. economy. Ideally it will hold manufacturers accountable for the claims they make in marketing to U.S....
3-Apr-2014 4:55 PM EDT

American University Professors Improve Smoldering Test for Upholstered Furniture

Researchers have discovered a way to improve a test that gauges how well upholstered furniture can resist smoldering combustion to delay the possible onset of fire.
31-Mar-2014 4:20 PM EDT

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