You are here: Communications, Journalism and Media

Filming for The Executioner's Shadow

Communications ·

In the Executioner’s Shadow

American University School of Communication professors Maggie Burnette Stogner and Richard Stack know that capital punishment is not a simple subject, and their forthcoming documentary film, In the Executioner’s Shadow, shows why.
Full Story

Caty Borum Chattoo

Communications ·

What is the Role of Public Media in Civil Society?

CMSI Director Moderates AFI DOCS Forum Session, examines role of public media in a civil society.
Full Story

Photo of Analucia Lopezrevoredo

Communications ·

'Uncertain U' Explores Experiences of Immigrant Students

American University students last spring created a journalism project called Uncertain U, where they set out to understand how America’s shifts in attitudes towards immigration and administration policies affect university students.
Full Story

Tara Flakker

Communications ·

School of Communication's Tara Flakker Receives Top Advising Award

Students cited Flakker's compassion, knowledge of AU policy, and the “judgement free” space she creates.
Full Story

DWC Margot Susca

Communications ·

From the Pentagon Papers to Trump

Margot Susca gives us the rundown of how the American government is gaining more control of information as we move forward with the Trump administration.
Full Story

Natalie Hutchison and Erin McGoff

Communications ·

Pulitzer Fellows Head to Chile and Laos for Media Projects

The 2017 recipients of the AU Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium International Reporting Student Fellowship have been announced.
Full Story

Sarah Liebman

Communications ·

Learning the Ins and Outs of Digital Distribution

Dean's Intern Sarah Liebman has been having a blast at her internship at Discovery Communications, read more about the highlights of her time there!
Full Story

Leena Jayaswal (left) and Caty Borum Chattoo talk with VA Governor Terry McAuliffe (right)

Communications ·

Loving v. Virginia: 50 Years Later

Exploring biracial identity and reality in America 50 years after a landmark civil rights milestone.
Full Story

Police Chief Peter Newsham with students

Communications ·

Strategic Communication Students Help MPD Grow Its Ranks

Police Chief Peter Newsham and other MPD officials were impressed by strategic communication plans presented by students.
Full Story

Elizabeth Herzfeldt-Kamprath and Ashley Holmes

Communications ·

Defending Science

Graduate students, alumni and professors documented the March for Science in Washington, DC.
Full Story