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Women filming in a field

Communications ·

Anacostia Revealed Set to Air on Maryland Public Television

Anacostia Revealed, the latest film to come out of the Environmental Filmmaking for Public Television class at American University School of Communication (AU SOC), is set to air on Maryland Public Television on April 25 at 8:30 p.m.
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Professor Rodger Streitmatter, Alexis Arnold, and Thomas Grooms

Communications ·

2019 Streitmatter Awards Announced

AU SOC inducted 15 new members into the Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA) a college honor society and also awarded prizes for excellence in journalism.
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Meredith Bartley stands in front of a white background wearing a pink sweater

Communications ·

Fulbright Filmmaker: SOC Grad to Study Disability Advocacy in the UK

Meredith Bartley, who graduated from American University School of Communication (AU SOC) in 2018, is the latest of many AU students to be selected for the prestigious Fulbright Scholar program.
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Cuba street market

Communications ·

Cuba's Private Market

Hunter Martin traveled to Cuba with 10 other university students and a suitcase full of shoes that were a donation from Vans to a Cuban non-profit.
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Angela Digiaimo

Communications ·

Glimpsing Agency Life and Finding my Passions with APCO Worldwide

Angela Digiaimo shares her experience working at APCO Worldwide as part of the Dean's Internships.
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Lesia Olesnyckyj

Communications ·

How Lesia Olesnyckyj Found her Voice at AU SOC

Through my years here at SOC and AU, I learned about the importance of communication; or rather, the power of voice.
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Allison Kraus

Communications ·

You Have to Ask for What You Want

If you don’t ask the question "could I do that?", the answer will always be "No."
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Ashley look stands in front of a brick wall wearing a green jacket.

Communications ·

Climate Problems Meet Green Solutions in Documentary

MFA film student Ashley Luke created a documentary about green infrastructure research by George Mason University and the Nature Conservancy.
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Marisa Iati

Communications ·

Maximizing Professional Journalism Opportunities at American University

Marisa Iati came to AU SOC looking for formal teaching and mentorship but she will leave with that, plus a graduate degree in journalism and public affairs and hands-on experience working at The Washington Post and the Investigative Reporting Workshop.
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Emily Martin

Communications ·

Emily Martin Selected to be a 2019 POLITICO Journalism Institute Fellow

Emily Martin, a soon-to-be American University School of Communication (AU SOC) journalism graduate, has been selected as a 2019 POLITICO Journalism Institute (PJI) fellow.
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