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  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Public Research Universities Changes in State Funding Projects Publications amp Meetings 2015 2016 State of the Humanities The Heart of the Matter Around the Country Book of Members Upcoming Events Project News Activities The Lincoln Project releases new publication to examine state funding of higher education and describes challenges that state governments face The Academy launches the Commission on Language Learning American Innovation Imperative follows Restoring the Foundation report Public Trust in Vaccines project calls for more research on parental decision making on childhood vaccines Restoring the Foundation The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream Academy Data Forum Join the conversation Recent Publications Restoring the Foundation The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream ALSO The Heart of the Matter Around the Country details national discussion on the import of the humanities and social sciences in American life Winter 2016 Dædalus features insights on the future of The Internet The Lincoln Project Looks at Public Research

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  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Public Research Universities Changes in State Funding Projects Publications amp Meetings 2015 2016 State of the Humanities The Heart of the Matter Around the Country Book of Members Upcoming Events Project News Activities The Lincoln Project releases new publication to examine state funding of higher education and describes challenges that state governments face The Academy launches the Commission on Language Learning American Innovation Imperative follows Restoring the Foundation report Public Trust in Vaccines project calls for more research on parental decision making on childhood vaccines Restoring the Foundation The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream Academy Data Forum Join the conversation Recent Publications Restoring the Foundation The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream ALSO The Heart of the Matter Around the Country details national discussion on the import of the humanities and social sciences in American life Winter 2016 Dædalus features insights on the future of The Internet The Lincoln Project Looks at Public Research

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  • Press Releases - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Testimony on Foreign Language and Cultural Competency to Senate Subcommittee Apr 25 2012 Promoting strategies for U S energy policy New Dædalus emphasizes local over global approaches Apr 17 2012 Hillary Rodham Clinton Tyler Jacks Andre Previn and Melinda F Gates Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Apr 5 2012 On eve of threatened rocket launch American Academy forum to examine North Korea s nuclear program Mar 27 2012 Strengthening the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime Mar 15 2012 American Academy of Arts and Sciences honors leader in fight against prostate cancer Mar 8 2012 American Academy report offers fuel cycle strategy to deal with spread of peaceful nuclear energy Mar 2 2012 Major foundations provide 1 million to support American Academy s Global Nuclear Future Initiative Feb 24 2012 White House s online Bill of Rights reflects American Academy s work on Internet security Feb 14 2012 Fellows Receive 2011 National Humanities Medal and National Medal of Arts Feb 8 2012 Energy industry gathering will feature American Academy report on adoption of alternative technologies Jan 26 2012 What is the American Narrative Leading Authors and Scholars Examine the topic in Dædalus Jan 24 2012 From brain surgery gone awry an enduring gift American Academy program recalls the man who couldn t remember Jan 9 2012 Leading philanthropies support American Academy s Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences 2011 Dec 13 2011 War with Iraq Costs and Consequences Nov 15 2011 Social science vital to country s energy future American Academy report says Nov 9 2011 American Academy presents prize to behavioral economics pioneer Daniel Kahneman of Princeton University Oct 25 2011 Induction 2011 videos available online Oct 21 2011 Five members of the American Academy win 2011 Nobel Prizes in medicine physics and economics Oct 21 2011 Six American Academy members receive nation s top science award at White House ceremony Oct 14 2011 Robert Pinsky Discusses Poetry at the Academy Oct 7 2011 Statement from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences on the death of Steve Jobs Oct 5 2011 Protecting the Internet Dædalus looks at security accessibility concerns amid an uncertain future Oct 1 2011 Boston Globe editorial salutes American Academy Oct 1 2011 Congressional leaders salute American Academy on its 2011 Induction Sept 27 2011 American Academy of Arts and Sciences to induct 231st Class of Members July 20 2011 The Modern American Military Dædalus Examines Challenges Facing an Institution in Transition July 11 2011 Private Philanthropy in Public Education Measuring Impact and Improving Results July 8 2011 White House Requests ARISE II Briefing from Academy June 23 2011 Humanities and Social Sciences are Vital to U S Competitiveness Says Academy of Arts and Sciences Commission June 20 2011 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Paper Assesses the Future of Nuclear Power in a Changing World May 6 2011 Academy President Leslie Berlowitz Receives Honorary Degree Apr 25 2011 Race Inequality and Culture Apr 19 2011 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Announces 2011 Class of Members Apr 18 2011 The Andrew W Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities Award 640 000 to the American Academy to Advance Comprehensive Data Collection for the Humanities Mar 24 2011 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Presents Scholar Patriot Award to Yo Yo Ma Mar 23 2011 American Academy of Arts and Sciences Releases Primer on Nuclear Reactors Feb 17 2011 Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences Established by American Academy of Arts and Sciences Feb 1 2011 Are College Students Learning Enough Science Jan 31 2011 Race in the Age of Obama 2010 Nov 17 2010 Experts Meet to Discuss the Nuclear Future in Southeast Asia Oct 25 2010 American Academy of Arts Sciences Names Leslie Berlowitz President Oct 15 2010 Scientific Literacy and the Press Aug 19 2010 The Challenges of Mass Incarceration in America June 29 2010 Do Scientists and Engineers Understand the Public May 12 2010 Diplomats Candidly Discuss Nuclear Nonproliferation at Closed Door Academy Meeting May 5 2010 Multinational Approaches to the Nuclear Fuel Cycle May 5 2010 Shared Responsibilities for Nuclear Disarmament A Global Debate May 4 2010 From the Academy Archives A new online resource Apr 23 2010 American Academy CEO Leslie Berlowitz Describes the Case for Humanities Data Apr 20 2010 Dædalus Spring 2010 Issue Published The Future of News Apr 19 2010 American Academy Announces 2010 Class of Fellows and Foreign Honorary Members Apr 7 2010 As Leaders Pursue Universal Education Experts Ask What Are the Goals Mar 22 2010 Eighty eight Representatives Seek Increase in NEH Funding Mar 1 2010 Humanities Enjoy Strong Student Demand but Declining Conditions for Faculty Feb 22 2010 Humanities Indicators Receive Obama Administration Support Jan 14 2010 Nuclear Power Weapons Proliferation and Climate Change 2009 Dec 22 2009 Experts Meet in Abu Dhabi to Discuss the Nuclear Future in the Middle East Dec 14 2009 Three Foundations Award 1 6 Million in Grants to American Academy s Global Nuclear Future Initiative Dec 1 2009 Academy Program Considers How Corporate America Can Help Solve Social Challenges in the Post Crisis Economy Nov 30 2009 Challenges to Business and Society in the 21st Century The Way Forward Oct 20 2009 Academy Members Win 2009 Nobel Prize Oct 11 2009 The Energy Future Oct 9 2009 American Academy Inducts 229th Class of Scholars Scientists Artists Civic Corporate and Philanthropic Leaders Oct 9 2009 Nuclear Power Weapons Proliferation and Climate Change Oct 8 2009 Neal Lane of ARISE Panel Gives Congressional Testimony Sept 17 2009 Symposium on the Challenges of Mass Incarceration in America Sept 8 2009 American Academy Convenes Online Dialogue on the Health Care Crisis July 30 2009 Academy Sponsors Space Policy Briefing on Capitol Hill July 30 2009 Experts Urge Reformulation of U S Space Policy American Academy Issues Three White Papers June 15 2009 Can Good Judgment Be Taught June 4 2009 Academy Publishes New Volume of Essays Examining the Use and Misuse of fMRI to Recognize

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  • About the Academy - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password About the Academy Since its founding in 1780 the American Academy has served the nation as a champion of scholarship civil dialogue and useful knowledge As one of the nation s oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers the Academy convenes leaders from the academic business and government sectors to address critical challenges facing our global society Through studies publications and programs on the Humanities Arts and Education Science Engineering and Technology Global Security and International Affairs and American Institutions and the Public Good the Academy provides authoritative and nonpartisan policy advice to decision makers in government academia and the private sector The Academy s membership of 4 600 Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members includes many of the most accomplished scholars and practitioners worldwide The Academy frequently sponsors meetings lectures panel discussions and informal gatherings around the country Topics are drawn from Academy projects and studies as well as the research and writings of Academy members Academy publications include the journal Dædalus a magazine the Bulletin and books research papers and other special reports The Academy encourages and

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  • Projects - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    and Events Friday Forum 2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Projects Timely research and publications are central to the Academy s mission to promote useful knowledge and advance the public good As an independent research center the Academy is known for multidisciplinary nonpartisan research that provides pragmatic solutions for complex challenges Drawing from every field of research and professional practice the Academy brings together scholars artists policy makers business leaders and other experts to examine the most pressing problems facing our world Often the Academy s influential studies help pioneer new fields that transcend disciplinary boundaries Active outreach efforts ensure that Academy findings and proposals reach policy makers and leaders in government higher education business and philanthropy The Academy shares its research and recommendations through publications meetings and events and domestic and international policy forums The Academy conducts projects in four areas The Humanities Arts and Education Advocating for the humanities and arts in America and strengthening our education system Science Engineering and Technology Examining how new scientific knowledge and technological change can enhance U S productivity and public well being Global Security and International Affairs Advancing multilateral measures to promote a safer more secure world and to ensure a sustainable energy future American Institutions and the Public Good Fostering good citizenship and a civil society and proposing innovative solutions for critical social problems Project Areas The Humanities Arts and Education Science Engineering and Technology Global Security and International Affairs American Institutions and the Public Good Considerations for Selecting Academy Studies Project Publications Academy projects often generate publications from

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  • Membership
    Research Papers Monographs and Project Publications Meetings Overview Induction 2015 Upcoming Meetings and Events Friday Forum 2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Membership The strength of the Academy lies in the intellectual leadership of its members and the wide range of expertise they bring to its studies and publications The Academy membership encompasses over 4 600 Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members and reflects the full range of disciplines and professions mathematics the physical and biological sciences medicine the social sciences and humanities business government public affairs and the arts Among the Academy s Fellows are more than 250 Nobel laureates and 60 Pulitzer Prize winners View the New 2015 Academy Members By Alphabetical List By Class and Section View all Active Members as of October 24 2014 By Alphabetical List By Class and Section Fellows Foreign Honorary Members To access nomination materials please log in to the website as a member Book of Members Visit the online Book

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  • Publications - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Friday Forum 2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Publications The Academy maintains an active publications program to disseminate new knowledge as well as recommendations from Academy research Our publications influence scholars policy makers and other leaders in higher education government the arts business public affairs and philanthropy Academy publications fall into four categories Dædalus the Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Research Papers Monographs and Project Publications Publishing new perspectives and multidisciplinary research from Academy members and other experts Detailing the results and recommendations of Academy research and projects Bulletin Books Providing information to members about Academy projects and publishing presentations and panel discussions from Academy meetings around the country Advancing scholarship through in depth analyses of topics in the sciences humanities arts and social sciences Find Dædalus Issues View and order copies of Dædalus from 2001 to the present Earlier issues can be found on the journal database JSTOR Find Bulletin Issues View issues of

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  • Meetings - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    the Public Good Publications Overview Dædalus Journal of the Academy Bulletin Magazine of the Academy Books Research Papers Monographs and Project Publications Meetings Overview Induction 2015 Upcoming Meetings and Events Friday Forum 2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password Meetings The Academy regularly sponsors meetings lectures panel discussions and informal gatherings around the country Topics are drawn from Academy projects as well as the research and writings of Academy members Since its earliest days the Academy has convened monthly Stated Meetings for members and other invited guests Originally held in Cambridge on the second Wednesday of each month during the academic year these meetings now occur at universities corporate headquarters and cultural institutions throughout the country and the world Check the calendar for upcoming Stated Meetings and other events You can also browse past events and in many cases watch or listen to recordings of the presentations Upcoming Meetings and Other Events View the Academy calendar of upcoming meetings and

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