American University

Type: Organization
Name: American University
First reported 27 mins ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

Tuesday, April 29, at 11 AM

Where can you get a three-star experience at one-star prices? Which hot new restaurant merits the scorching hype? The answer to all these questions and more can be found Tuesdays at 11 AM on Kliman Online.From scoping out scruffy holes in the wall to ... [Published Washingtonian.com - 27 mins ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

On the heels of Earth Day a profile of Boston's Gina McCarthy, EPA

Regina McCarthy better known as Gina was on the Daily Show recently.I decided to do some research on this Boston native who is currently administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.Ms. McCarthy, 60, McCarthy graduated from the University ... [Published Examiner.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Outrage after emails leaked showing unofficial American University fraternity brothers making light of rape, assault and drug abuse

Epsilon Iota is an unofficial fraternity at the Washington, DC campusEI has been on campus since 2001, formed when Alpha Tau Omega was shut down for hazing and alcohol abuse The emails leaked last Thursday show the brothers talking about taking LSD as ... [Published Mail Online UK - 2 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

American U. Investigates Leaked Offensive Emails

American University officials are investigating a unrecognized campus "brotherhood" that has become the subject of debate because of leaked emails from members that appear to show them joking about raping or sexually assaulting women, The Washington Post ... [Published Inside Higher Ed - 8 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Underground frat exposed for rape and roofie plots

American University is pledging swift action after leaked messages outlined horrible behavior by an underground fraternity.The messages describe hitting and raping women, popping and trading pills, and heavy drinking. ... [Published WKYC News - 17 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Researchers install environmentally-friendly 'green roofs' in D.C.

(WJLA) - Here at D.C.’s Engine Company 7, researchers at American University are more concerned about what’s sitting on top of its roof.Continue readingThrough a grant that started with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, they were able to install ... [Published WJLA.com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 3 reports

Rape talk exposed in leaked fraternity emails

Earlier this year, , which hoped to help put an end to the casual, offensive misogyny that is so frequently witnessed – and accepted – in every day life. So it comes as no surprise that we were more-than-a-little-bit horrified to see the latest evidence ... [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Apr 22 2014]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

York County student receives almost full ride to private university through scholarships

A York County high school senior will be attending a private university next year on an almost full-ride.Her dedication and knowledge on how to apply for assistance is paying off in a big way.York Country Day School senior, Conchita Garcia, wants to attend ... [Published FOX 43 - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Afternoon Lede Check, 4.22.14

The Supreme Court allows states to do away with affirmative action; those damn ospreys by the Bay Bridge are back…again; and American University’s President responds to allegations of very, very bad behavior by some of its students. From WaPo to WJLA, ... [Published Media Bistro - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

American University Students Call For Expulsion Of Underground Frat Members (UPDATE)

Students at American University launched a petition over the weekend calling for the Washington, D.C. school to expel members of an underground fraternity who may have committed illegal activites and discussed it over email.Emails posted online last week ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Three artists paint Canal expansion

The Panama Canal (ACP) has inspired artists for decades. Now three painters: Al Sprague, George Scribner and Matt Tomlet, are capturing on canvas the expansion of the interoceanic waterway in three different styles, creating a visual chronicle.International ... [Published Bulletin Panama - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Will President Obama's Asia Trip Restore Allies' Confidence?American University Experts Available for Analysis

Expert Pitch Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyWHO: American University U.S. and Asia policy expertsWHAT: Discussion and Analysis of President Obama’s Asia Trip to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the PhilippinesWHEN: April 21 ... [Published Newswise - Apr 21 2014]

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In 2006 they threatened to disband EI, saying it posed threats to the community because "it does not follow any sort of bylaws and engages in questionable behavior such as hazing and excessive drinking"
...Daniel Fiorino, director of the Center for Environmental Policy at American University, says: "Her nomination signals that the president really wants to deliver on his State of the Union objectives to take serious action on climate change." source
...MENA Digital Awards will celebrate the achievements of those who have had the most impact on the region's digital media sector," said Mazboudi. "We have set the bar very high and did this deliberately to enhance the value of the awards, which we expect to become a benchmark for standards in the industry in the future. The 10 categories are being judged by well-known industry names from digital agencies, advertisers and media houses" she added
"Fundamentally, fraternities are going to do stupid (expletive). That's why they exist, and there's not much the school can do because it (EI) already does not technically exist" says Matteo, a sophomore

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Much Ado About Voting [Published American Spectator - 9 hours ago]
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The 'Obama Effect' and the Jackson Mayoral Race [Published Jackson Free Press - 15 hours ago]
Cyprus PIO: Turkish Cypriot and Turkish Media R... [Published Hellenic Resources Network - 16 hours ago]
Underground frat exposed for rape and roofie plots [Published WKYC News - 17 hours ago]
What's Next for the G7? [Published InterAction - 18 hours ago]
Offensive e-mails at American University spark ... [Published Washington Post - 19 hours ago]
Researchers install environmentally-friendly 'g... [Published WJLA.com - 20 hours ago]
MAAP, US University sign accord on dev’t of mar... [Published Manila Bulletin - 21 hours ago]
The Dark History of EI, the Latest Frat Accused... [Published Atlantic Monthly - 21 hours ago]
Freedom to Marry, Freedom to Dissent: Why We Mu... [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - 21 hours ago]
York County student receives almost full ride t... [Published FOX 43 - 21 hours ago]
Afternoon Lede Check, 4.22.14 [Published Media Bistro - 22 hours ago]
PBS’s Sepulveda: Stations can do more to engage... [Published Current Online - 22 hours ago]
American U. probes potential misconduct related... [Published Washington Post - 23 hours ago]
The Anti-Intellectualism, Ignorance, and Intole... [Published Right Wing News blog - Apr 22 2014]
American University Students Call For Expulsion... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 22 2014]
How the Top-Rated Colleges for Sustainability A... [Published The Energy Collective - Apr 22 2014]
Rape talk exposed in leaked fraternity emails [Published Cosmopolitan UK - Apr 22 2014]
Three artists paint Canal expansion [Published Bulletin Panama - Apr 22 2014]
District Line Daily: Shooting Outside the Zoo [Published Washington City Paper - Apr 22 2014]
Aereo Backstory: One Supreme Court Case, Three ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Apr 22 2014]
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Freedom to Marry, Freedom to Dissent: Why We Mu... [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - 21 hours ago]
Following Brendan Eich’s resignation, several members of our community jointly drafted a statement expressing their concern with some of the language used and attitudes expressed during the campaign in opposition to his appointment as Mozilla CEO. The ...
The Anti-Intellectualism, Ignorance, and Intole... [Published Right Wing News blog - Apr 22 2014]
Since the 1960s the American University as an institution has ceased to be geared for education. It has, instead, become an institution geared to the indoctrination of an anti-American leftism that is wholly anti-intellectual. This is something that a ...
The Future Of How We Watch Television Is In The... [Published Think Progress - Apr 21 2014]
CREDIT: Aereo Television — or, at least, the experience of watching broadcast shows on a television — is not the wave of the future. The television ratings company Nielsen classifies nearly 5 million households as “Zero-TV,” meaning that they either ...
Diplomacy’s Public Dimension: Books, Articles, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 14 2014]
by Bruce Gregory* Hisham Aidi, “America’s Hip-Hop Foreign Policy,” The Atlantic, March 20, 2014.   Aidi (Columbia University) examines changes in the musical genre hip-hop, its political and cultural dynamics, and its use by US and European governments ...
Why The Overland Park Anti-Semitic Attack Happe... [Published YID With LID - Apr 14 2014]
Passover is a key season for violence against Jews, because Passover is blood libel season. Blood libel is a term with a specific and terrible history. It refers to the scurrilous accusation that Jews kidnapped and murdered Christian children to ...
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Lockdown lifted at American University [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Dec 12 2013]
Suspected gunman in US university causes lockdown [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Dec 12 2013]
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Myron Marlin, Director of Communications, to Le... [Published SEC US Press Releases - Jan 10 2014]
YTH Announces New Executive Director, Jamia Wilson [Published PR Newswire - Nov 12 2013]
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