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Dr. Laura DeNardis

Communications ·

Dr. Laura DeNardis Named Interim Dean of the School of Communication

Globally distinguished scholar of Internet governance and cybersecurity to lead AU SOC.
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Cameron Ross on AU's Campus

Business ·

Changing an Industry One Straw at a Time

Through his venture, Celise, Kogod student Cameron Ross is building a more sustainable future.
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Marita Golden portrait

Alumni ·

AU Alumna lives her life like it’s GOLDEN

Marita Golden, CAS/BA ’72, shares how AU impacted her professional literary journey.
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Betsy Fischer Martin, Anna Palmer, and Jake Sherman

On Campus ·

Authors Offer an Inside Look at Congress During the Trump Administration

Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer, senior writers for Politico and co-authors of the Politico Playbook newsletter, recently discussed their book, "The Hill to Die On: The Battle for Congress and The Future of Trump's America," during an event held at SPA.
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Mexican migrant workers wait on the side of the road near Bakersfield, California in 1936.

International ·

The Long, Bipartisan History of Dealing with Immigrants Harshly

Trump has expanded and escalated the most punitive policies he inherited from his predecessors.
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Don and Claire Leka with their two sons

Alumni ·

Meet Alumnus CEO and Founder of Jumptuit

From student to entrepreneur, Don Leka transforms industry through award-winning cloud-computing technologies.
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Satellite over Earth

Science ·

NASA Partnership Provides Grants for AU Research

Space Grant Consortium funds research opportunities for faculty and students
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Professor Corrine Hoare standing in a line arm in arm SOC alums at Beekeeper group

Communications ·

SOC Announces New Faculty Residency with the Beekeeper Group

American University School of Communication recently announced a faculty residency program with the Beekeeper Group, a communications and advocacy firm in Washington, D.C.
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Woman in front of blue brick building.

Television & Film ·

SOC Alumna’s Filmmaking Philosophy Earns Early Accolades

At National Geographic, Murugi Thande worked on an Oscar-winning film.
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Professor Myers and Olivia Thirlby on the set of Above the Shadows.

Communications ·

Behind the Scenes of ‘Above the Shadows’

'Above the Shadows,' a magical realist fairytale, stars Olivia Thirlby, Alan Ritchson, Megan Fox, and Jim Gaffigan.
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