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Social Enterprise at SIS to venture online

The School of International Service (SIS) will offer its MA in Social Enterprise program online in spring 2017 for students to pursue skills in entrepreneurship, business, and innovation from anywhere in the world.

Carl LeVan stands in front of river, mountain, and valley in Africa.

Professor highlights Nigeria’s humanitarian crisis

Following his latest field research trip to Nigeria, Professor Carl LeVan sheds light on the country's humanitarian crisis and why good governance is crucial for meaningful relief efforts.

Gratitude issues

Feeling Grateful? No, Thanks!

Not everyone experiences gratitude in response to the generosity of others, according to new research by American University psychology Prof. Anthony Ahrens.

Two hands painted with a map of the world.

An emphasis on the Earth, always

Gearing up for Global Environmental Policy’s Earth Always event on January 21, we asked Professor Paul Wapner for his insights on some of the most pressing issues facing the environmental movement.