Data scientist standing in front of screen with data.

Mathematics ·

The Data Sciences: Five Things You Need to Know

People with the right skills and training, who can interpret complex data, are highly sought after and compensated in all sectors of the job market. Here are five things you should know about the Data Sciences.
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Briona Arradondo

Alumni ·

Emmy-Winning Reporter Arradondo (SOC/MA ’11) Brings the News to Nashville

Briona Arradondo (SOC/MA '11) recently received a Midsouth regional Emmy for the Newscast/Morning category for her reporting about flooding in Tennessee.
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Kirby Cofino

Achievements ·

Student Brings Avatars to Life for ETS

Kirby Cofino, a student in AU's Game Design MA program, worked last summer as part of a paid internship with the DIAMONDS research group in the San Francisco office of Educational Testing Service (ETS) on a speech system called HALEF.
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Fenit Nirappil

Alumni ·

Former AU Journalism Fellow Moves Up at the Post

We touch base with Fenit Nirappil, 2016 AU SOC Washington Post Fellow.
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Zane Anthony

Journalism ·

Student Earns Byline for Post Investigation on Police Shootings

The Investigative Reporting Workshop's (IRW) senior editor and reporter John Sullivan and IRW graduate fellow Zane Anthony collaborated with The Washington Post on a third-year round-up of police shootings in the United States.
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Sam Sheline and group with award

Communications ·

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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Hippo

Communications ·

Filming Bears, Opossums and a Pygmy Hippo for HSUS

An American University film student spent part of her summer taking on new challenges, including filming wild animals up close for the Humane Society of the US Fund for Animals Wildlife Center in Ramona, CA.
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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.
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Mirchaye Sahlu

Communications ·

MA Student Shares Her UNIC Internship Experience

Journalism student Mirchaye Sahlu spent the summer at the United Nations Information Center.
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Students with fists raised in victory

Communications ·

Students Deliver PR Strategy to Sony Electronics

PR Students get a chance to work for Sony Electronics for their PR Portfolio class run by Professor Kumar
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