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SOC Student-Athletes Win Top Award for Recognition on and off the Court

Jamir Harris and Lauren Stack win this year's SOC Award from AU Department of Athletics
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SOC Student Changemakers: Nick Tucker

SOC student Nick Tucker shares his passion for environmental filmmaking and working in diverse environments
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SOC Student Sophie Austin

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SOC Student Changemakers: Sophie Austin

SOC student Sophie Austin shares her commitment to sharing diverse stories and including a range of perspectives as the Editor-In-Chief of The Eagle
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SOC Student Amrutha Chatty

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SOC Student Changemakers: Amrutha Chatty

SOC Student Amrutha Chatty shares her passion for emphasizing diversity and inclusion in her role as the Director of Kennedy Political Union
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SOC Student Zachary Gradishar

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SOC Student Changemakers: Zachary Gradishar

SOC Student Zachary Gradishar shares his dedication to diversity and inclusion while serving as AUPRSSA's VP of Diversity, Inclusion & Service
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The White House

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Insights from Alumni Covering the White House

At least six AU alumni are in the White House press corps covering the new administration.
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Sami Pye

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SOC Student Changemakers: Sami Pye

SOC Student Sami Pye found her place at AU by joining AU Photo Collective, and has been creating spaces for others ever since.
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Study by Center for Media & Social Impact Examines Racial Disparities in News Portrayals of Homelessness

As housing insecurity and homelessness continues to rise in the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, researchers at the the Center for Media & Social Impact designed and completed an award-winning peer-reviewed study.
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SOC Student Changemakers: Fernando Rocha

SOC student and filmmaker Fernando Rocha shares his passion for documentary storytelling and the importance of representation in media.
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AUSOC-White House Correspondents' Association Investigative Journalism Award 2021

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Undergraduate Student Wins 2021 Investigative Journalism Award

Riddhi Setty undertook an investigative project about medical waste disposal while attending school remotely from India.
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