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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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Elizabeth Herzfeldt-Kamprath and Ashley Holmes

Defending Science

Graduate students, alumni and professors documented the March for Science in Washington, DC.

Larry Engel

Green Inside and Out of the Classroom

Larry Engel was selected as this year's Green Teacher of the Year Award for the second time in a row. Engel applies his green filmmaking philosophy to his classroom.

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A Week in the Wild Delivers Years of Experience

When we arrived at our destination, I got out of the car and took in my surroundings. “Oh man....”, I said to myself, “…. just…wow.” I spun myself around, similar to that of a camera doing a three-hundred-sixty-degree pan, and was stunned.

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Moving from Dream to Reality

Kent Wagner joined American University’s MFA program in the fall of 2015 planning to get a degree. Little did he know that the program he had joined would lead him to something much bigger.