Skip to main content
Expand AU Menu

SOC Admissions & Info

AU's School of Communication inspires leaders through excellence in teaching, research, creativity and unique real-world opportunities.

News RSS

Screen grab from Factitious game: Can you tell real news from fake news? Swipe right if you think the article is real. Swipe left if you think the article is fake.

SOC Assistant Professor Kyle Brannon talks Star Wars just before the original film's 40th anniversary.

Game Sets Sights on Fake News

At a time when the reading public daily grapples with the question of fake news, the American University Game Lab/Jolt has created an accessible, easy-to-play game that helps you sort fake news from real.

More News

Success Stories RSS

Janell Lewis, SOC/MA ’06 Anne Mahlum
More Success Stories
FOLLOW SOC  Facebook  Twitter  YouTube

Events Calendar RSS

Coming Soon

  1. Get with The Program! - Shows that Shaped Public Television

Full Calendar

Discover the World of Communication

Discover the world of Communication director Sarah Menke-Fish works with a student

Professional, hands-on summer workshops on everything from film production to press releases. Open to students entering grades 9 - 12, taught by SOC faculty and communications professionals.

Learn More

MA in International Media

The School of Communication has partnered with the School of International Service to offer a unique interdisciplinary master's degree that will prepare students to work as global strategic communication managers for U.S and international organizations.

Learn More

Current Logo

Current continues to highlight news and opinion coverage and an analysis of the evolving world of public media. Bi-weekly in print, always online