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Alex Busingye

Communications ·

Storytelling Can Educate, Change Perspectives, and Inspire Global Action, Says Alum

Alex Busingye, SOC ’12, is a global communicator and storyteller based in Uganda.
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Kate Oczypok and Stephanie Mirah on Zoom

Communications ·

SOC Alumni Mentorship Program Sparks Connection That Empowers Both Mentor and Mentee

In its nineteenth year, AUSOC’s Alumni Mentorship program has bridged the gap between the classroom and the professional world as students prepare for their future careers.
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Gemma Puglisi

Communications ·

Puglisi Adds PRSA-NCC Hall of Fame to Long List of Honors

Puglisi was recognized for using her sphere of influence to advance the greater D.C. community, for mentoring and propelling the next generation of young professionals.
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Abby Phillip CNN

Communications ·

CNN’S Abby Phillip Discusses Race and Representation in the Media at Joint SOC and KPU Event

School of Communication (SOC) and The Kennedy Political Union (KPU) partnered to host a virtual event with CNN Senior Political Correspondent and Anchor of Inside Politics Sunday, Abby Phillip on Feb. 16.
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1 Billion Records on TAP

Communications ·

Tapping into the Power of Data

Accountability resource reaches a billion records.
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Carol Wright

Communications ·

SOC Alumna Carol Wright Pens Her Own Story After AU

Carol Wright was among students who spent the last of their collegiate time in quarantine due to COVID-19. Since, she's made impressive strides as a comms professional, founder of her own magazine, and a soon-to-be grad student at Harvard Business School.
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Rick Davis

Communications ·

Passing the Torch: A Conversation with AU Alums Rick Davis and Mawal Sidi on Journalism and the Media

Students in American University School of Communication (AU SOC) Professor Jane Hall’s journalism and media studies classes recently enjoyed a virtual chat with CNN legend and AU alum Rick Davis and recent SOC alum Mawal Sidi.
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Anedra Edwards_BHM 2021

Communications ·

SOC Alumna and VFX Editor Anedra Edwards Drafted Into the Marvel Universe

SOC alumna and visual effects editor Anedra Edwards (SOC /MA ‘15) has gone on to contribute her talents to high-profile projects with brands like HBO, Discovery, National Geographic, and more.
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SOC welcomes Sam Fulwood III as dean

Communications ·

Sam Fulwood III Joins American University School of Communication as Dean

The prominent journalist, public policy analyst, and author currently serves as a Senior Fellow and Vice President of Race and Equity at the Center for American Progress.
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Communications ·

New Report Offers Early Analysis of the 2020 Election Campaign

School of Communication faculty and recent graduates are major contributors to a new international report that offers some of the very first scholarly analysis of the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
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