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Celebrating success

Celebrating success

The mood in EagleBank Arena was lively on May 18 and 19, as the College of Humanities and Social Sciences held its degree celebration ceremonies. Congratulations again to all of our graduates! We are pleased to welcome you to an impressive community of alumni, made only stronger by the class of 2017.

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The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce the May 2017 degree celebrations will be led by two outstanding alumni: chief historian for the White House Historical Association, Edward Lengel, and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin, a former acting chief of police for the Fairfax County Police Department and the current supervisor of safety and security for Loudoun County Public Schools.

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Tyler Cowen's new book is getting plenty of media attention

Tyler Cowen's new book is getting plenty of media attention

The book, “The Complacent Class: The Self-Defeating Quest for the American Dream,” has led to two NPR interviews, one with NPR Morning Edition host Rachel Martin and one with On Point host Tom Ashbrook. The Mercatus Center also hosted a live interview this week between Cowen and Reason Magazine’s Katherine Mangu-Ward on American complacency and what it means for the future of politics and the economy.

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