The School of International Service strives to provide engaging and educational events that reflect the broad interdisciplinary interests of SIS students and faculty. Guest speakers include current and former government officials, civil society leaders, environmental stewards, human rights activists, social entrepreneurs, and more.
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International Day of Peace Event Wednesday, September 21, 2016 The Quad, American University We invite you to join us as we celebrate the progress of the International Day of Peace Competition winners! The AU-SIS Wage Peace DC Festival will bring together AU community members with more than 300 local middle and high school students for a celebration of peace on the AU Quad.
Book Launch: "The Politics of Staying Put: Condo Conversion and Tenant Right-to-Buy in Washington, DC" Staying Put in a Gentrifying City: The Tenants Opportunity to Purchase Act Thursday, September 29, 2016 Abramson Family Founders Room, School of International Service Please join our esteemed panel for a discussion on The Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (TOPA) as examined through Carolyn Gallaher's new book,"The Politics of Staying Put: Condo Conversion and Tenant Right-to-Buy in Washington, DC".
Book Launch with Professors Simon Nicholson and Paul Wapner Global Environmental Politics: Hope on a Warming Planet Tuesday, October 4, 2016 Abramson Family Founders Room, School of International Service Please join Profs. Simon Nicholson and Paul Wapner along with
Senator Raskin for a conversation at the interface between policy and
scholarship focused on building a socially just approach to climate
Model G20 Initiative Inaugural Event Contributions and challenges of the G20. A view from the OECD. Thursday, October 6, 2016 Atrium, School of International Service Please join us for the kick-off event of our new Model G20 Initiative. This
innovative program has been designed to bring together students across
the United States and abroad to advance the understanding of the G20 and
international economic cooperation by fully simulating a G20 Leaders’
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