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A head shot of Alexis Janney.

Communications ·

Alumna Is 'On the Move,' Says Business Journal

Alexis Janney (SOC/MA'18) shares her career and AU experiences along with her goals for the future.
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Cara Kelly

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SOC Alumna Uncovers the Numbers Behind #MeToo

How many women in Hollywood experience sexual assault?
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Emily Crawford

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On the FRONTLINE of Documentary Filmmaking

Emily Crawford is the newest FRONTLINE Fellow and has been helping the team work on a new documentary series.
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Ali Latifi standing in a lake surrounded by mountains.

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Covering Politics and Culture in Afghanistan

Ali Latifi (MA/SOC '11) built a career in international journalism by learning new skills and covering a variety of subjects.
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Factitious sample: China Assigns Every Citizen A Social Credit Score to Identify Who Is and Is Not Trustworthy.

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Teachers Find Fake News Fighting Game Useful in the Classroom

A fake news fighting game, Factitious, became an unexpected viral hit and continues to provide teachers with a useful classroom tool to help students spot the real from fake.
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Ben Stokes speaking into microphone

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Building Community in DC through Game Design

American University professor Benjamin Stokes empowers neighborhoods and communities to build stronger social connections through digital media.
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SOC Dina Martinez

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How AU Students and Crayola Gave Parents a Reason to Play

SOC strategic communication students created a new holiday to encourage families to spend time together enjoying Lehigh Valley attractions.
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Kristian Hernandez

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Unanswered Questions Draw Journalist to El Salvador as AU-Pulitzer Fellow

Kristian Hernandez is traveling to El Salvador to uncover stories about the people and places left behind by migrants who perished on their journey to the US.
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Debbie Truong

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Untangling the Issues of Today

Debbie Truong covers education for the Washington Post, reporting on issues including student activism, teacher diversity, and school shootings.
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Sedale McCall

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Enhancing the Conversation

Sedale McCall weaves narratives with numbers. As a digital analyst at Glover Park Group (GPG), he examines how people connect online so he can empower clients to empower audiences.
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