SIS alumnus Matt Klinger is shown beside the words "Challenge Unlocked"

Alumni ·

SIS Alumnus Pledges Match for AU Giving Day

Leading up to AU Giving Day, Matt Klinger, SIS/BA ’95, discusses his inspiration to assist students facing a financial burden due to unforeseen circumstances.
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Khalil Ibrahim (pictured left) poses with his mom and brother, Xavier, on graduation day.

Achievements ·

Siblings Soar into the Foreign Service

Two fellowships are the product of motherly care, brotherly love, and friendly competition.
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Cargo Ship on the Red Sea

International ·

Global Trade, Security, and Diplomacy Amid the Red Sea Crisis

We asked SIS professors Daniel Bernhofen, Joshua Rovner, and Ambassador Sally Shelton-Colby to highlight the impact of the Red Sea crisis on global trade, security, and diplomacy.
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American flag lapel pin on a suit

Achievements ·

Management Track: 21 Eagles Named Finalists for Prestigious PMF

AU ranks sixth in the nation for finalists, who represent six schools and colleges across campus
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The flag of Pakistan

International ·

Understanding Pakistan's Election Results

SIS professor and Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies Akbar Ahmed explains the implications of Pakistan’s general election results.
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Ugoeze Achilike (right) on the ground in Nigeria

Alumni ·

SIS Alumna Empowers Smallholder Farmers in Nigeria

We caught up with Ugoeze Achilike, SIS/BA '17, to learn more about her interest in sustainability, her focus on agribusiness, and the role SIS played in her career path.
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Bullets on top of Iranian currency

International ·

Understanding Iran's Use of Terrorist Groups as Proxies

Iran’s influence can be felt in multiple ongoing conflicts in the Middle East due to its use of terrorist groups as proxies. To learn more, we asked SIS professor Joe Young to explain Iran’s use of these groups.
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Rapper Jay-Z performs on stage

On Campus ·

SIS Class Places Jay-Z's Life in Context

In conjunction with Black History Month’s 2024 celebration of “African Americans in the Arts,” we talked with SIS professor Omekongo Dibinga to learn more about his undergraduate class, “Jay-Z and Historical Biography.”
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Miss America contestants Star Dahl-Thurston, Kogod/BA ’20, and Jude Maboné, SIS/BA ’18, show their AU spirit.

Alumni ·

Alumnae Share a Crowning Achievement

Miss America contestants Jude Maboné, SIS/BA ’18, and Star Dahl-Thurston, Kogod/BA ’20, discover their unexpected AU connection at the 96th annual competition.
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SIS graduate students Mona-Mae Juwillie, Roger Reyes, and Alessandra Del Rosario

Student Life ·

Diplomatic Fellows Association Builds Community at SIS

We sat down with three SIS graduate students to learn more about the newly formed Diplomatic Fellows Association.
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