Our students, faculty and alumni are shaping the future of communication.
More about their success
Kelsey Balimtas honed her public communication skills at the UK-based organization Microfinance Without Borders.
Of people listening to radio in this region, more tune in to 88.5 FM than any other station, including talk, sports, and commercial music stations.
SOC alum Megan Ackerman played a key role in the documentary The Invisible War, which received a Oscar nomination.
Communication alumnus and award-winning journalist Kevin Sites' new book The Things They Cannot Say is getting rave reviews from around the US.
SOC’s Discover the World of Communication program teaches students to build a digital portfolio, script, shoot and edit a film, write a news story like a pro, speak with confidence, persuade, inform, educate and entertain. The professional, hands-on workshops- open to students entering grades 9 through 12- are taught by American University School of Communication faculty and communication professionals.
Help document stories from "Freedom Summer" of 1964. In collaboration with Smithsonian's Museum of American History, Professor Nina Shapiro-Perl's Community Documentary students will learn digital storytelling by capturing experiences of civil right activists - then and now.