You are here: Communications, Journalism & Media

Student anchors present the news while being filmed

Journalism ·

American University One of Top Ten Places to Study Broadcast Journalism

College Magazine says AU's School of Communication is one of the best places in the nation to learn broadcast journalism.
Full Story

Arnetia Walker had extensive TV, film, and stage experience before coming to AU as a nontraditional student.

Television & Film ·

Stages and Screens: Arnetia Walker’s Fascinating Life

Meet the AU student with a lengthy IMDb page.
Full Story

Lindsay Maizland at Vox

Communications ·

Explaining the News at Vox

At first intimidated, Dean's Intern Lindsay Maizland describes her growth at Vox and what it's like to work as an intern on the foreign news team.
Full Story

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

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