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Daniel Kaluuya with tears streaming down face

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'Get Out' is a Comedy? Russell Williams Explains

A distinguished filmmaker in residence at American University's School of Communication explains why Get Out is entered as a comedy in the Golden Globe awards.
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Our Legacy Our Relevance

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SOC goes to NCA 2017

Faculty and PhD students will represent the School of Communication at the National Communication Association annual conference on November 16-19, 2017.
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Chryssa Zizos

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Zizos Builds on Success with Launch of New Company

An American University alumna is launching a new Communications training software company in 2018.
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AU president Sylvia Burwell and SOC professor Jane Hall conversing with students

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A Conversation with AU President Sylvia Burwell

American University president Sylvia Burwell engaged with a group of AU students and student leaders about important issues facing college students and college campuses today.
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Ashley Luke standing with classmates

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Students Take Award at Conservation Film Festival

American University graduate students attended the American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) and took home an award for for a film they created in class.
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Sam Sheline and group with award

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Film Student Achievements of 2017

School of Communication film students produce high-caliber work that earns them festival screenings and awards while still in school. They work for high-profile, respected organizations helping to produce films that change minds and the world.
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Councilmember Mary Cheh presents resolution to Professor John C. Watson, declaring October 3 as

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AU Commemorates National News Engagement Day

Day dedicated to highlight the importance of young people staying informed of current events
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Maria Elena Salinas and Jane Hall on stage during a screening of Risking it All taking a question from a student.

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Stories of Migration: Interview with Maria Elena Salinas

Maria Elena Salinas—co-anchor of Univision Network News and one of the most influential journalists in the U.S—came to American University in Washington, D.C., to screen her award-winning documentary, “Risking It All: Children at the Border.”
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Pokemon Go

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Can Augmented Reality Build Stronger Cities?

American University professor Benjamin Stokes is researching to find out if Pokémon Go can improve our cities.
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NYC visit

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Networking Opportunity in New York City

Want to network with AU alums, visit the several major media organizations, and learn more about your chosen field?
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