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David Falcone and Hannah Shows

Communications ·

SOC Mentor Program Equips Graduate with Networking Skills to Secure First Job

Alumna Hannah Shows reflects on how the mentorship program helped her launch her career during a pandemic.
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Jai Jamison on film set

Communications ·

Jai Jamison Wants His Films to Bring Empathy, Peace, and Beauty to the World

Jamison, (SOC/MA ’11), is a filmmaker, screenwriter, and storyteller based in L.A.
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Dr. Sherri Williams

Communications ·

SOC Journalism Professor Wins Greenberg Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award

Dr. Sherri Williams earned one of AU’s top honors for scholar-teachers, the 2020-2021 Milton and Sonia Greenberg Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award.
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Bill Gentile. Photo by Murry Sill.

Communications ·

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist and Professor Bill Gentile Releases Memoir

New book explores family, self, love, and loss against a backdrop of adversity and warfare in Central America.
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derek mcginty photo

Communications ·

SOC Alumnus and Journalist Derek McGinty Creates Journalism Endowment Fund for Students of Color

SOC Alumnus reflects on his professional journey and the value of passing on knowledge
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Visions 2021

Communications ·

2021 Visions Award Winners Announced

Honoring outstanding visual student work from students in documentary, fiction, digital and new media, screenwriting and photography.
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Teen Vogue Racial Reckoning A Year After a Movement Rocked the Nation American University

Communications ·

Journalism Class Partners with Teen Vogue to Document 2020 Racial Reckoning

As the first anniversary of the 2020 racial justice uprising approaches, SOC journalism students offer insightful reporting about their peers’ reckoning with race through a journalism project published by Teen Vogue.
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williams-shahin 2021

Communications ·

SOC Announces 2020-21 Inclusive Excellence Award Winners

Online Content Manager Brianna Williams and Assistant Professor Saif Shahin have been selected as the recipients of the 2020-21 SOC Inclusive Excellence Award.
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Dean Sam Fulwood III

Communications ·

Q&A with Incoming School of Communication Dean Sam Fulwood III

We sit down with the journalist, public policy analyst, and author to learn about his goals for SOC.
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RACE Matters 2021

Communications ·

R.A.C.E. Matters Initiative Supports SOC Efforts at the Intersection of Race and Communication

SOC launched the R.A.C.E. Matters Initiative, a grant to support work by SOC faculty and staff to confront racism in the field of communication through scholarship, teaching, and public engagement
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