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Jeremiah Patterson

Instructor School of Communication

Jeremiah teaches a variety of multimedia and broadcast courses in American University’s School of Communication.

He is creating a course for Spring 2018 called Storytelling with Emerging Media, designed for students who are looking to collaborate and experiment with new tools and tech in the journalism landscape, like Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook Live, VR and AR.

Jeremiah is chairing and organizing a mini conference for journalism students and young professionals looking for practical career and networking advice as they enter the workforce and begin their first jobs in journalism, to be held on campus, Oct. 4.

He serves as SOC’s liaison to the Online News Association, where he was previously the digital manager. He was responsible for ONA’s collection of websites, including journalists.org, conference websites, the membership center, awards platforms and more.

Previously, he served as a web producer and content developer at The Wildlife Society, maintaining the organization’s website, email marketing and other online services.

An Ohio native and media enthusiast, Jeremiah grew up with a deep interest in video production and graphic design. Ask him about his dog, Iggy.

Degrees

MA Journalism and Public Affairs, American University BA Broadcast Communication, Westminster College

Office
SOC - School of Communication
Contact Info

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For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.

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