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White House Correspondents' Association

Communications ·

WHCA and AU Announce Scholarship Focused on Investigative Reporting

The scholarship will be awarded each year to a student in journalism at the School of Communication who shows promise in the field of investigative journalism.
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Pam Kaufman

Communications ·

Pam Kaufman to Address the 2019 School of Communication Commencement Ceremony

On May 11th, American University School of Communication students, their families, faculty and staff will gather to celebrate this year’s graduates in the 2019 Commencement Ceremony.
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Hollywood sign

Communications ·

Students Head to L.A. for Insiders' Look at Entertainment Industry

The L.A. Intensive offers students and recent graduates opportunities to learn about the entertainment business from SOC alumni.
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Gavin Lichtenstein

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The Importance of Sharing Our Stories

Graduating MA student Gavin Lichtenstein looks back on his personal journey to AU and the power of storytelling.
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Student Emily Hall stands and smiles in front of a white background

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Passionate Peers and Professionals Power the SOC Community

Graduating senior Emily Hall looks back on her time in the SOC community and the home at provided her at AU.
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Robert Boyd using a camera with a microphone

Communications ·

SONY Sends SOC Students to NAB Show in Las Vegas

SOC sudents Robert Boyd (MFA, Film and Media Arts ’20) and Isabella Contarino (BA, Foreign Language and Communication, ’22) will attend the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show in Las Vegas this April.
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Steve Cohen

Communications ·

Rep. Steve Cohen Talks Trump, Impeachment, AOC and the 2020 Election

Prof. Jane Hall moderated a lively discussion between American University students and House Judiciary Committee member Cohen.
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Caty Borum Chattoo

Communications ·

Center for Media & Social Impact Hosts Convening on Media and Social Justice

There’s a new movement in “civic media for social justice,” and AU’s Center for Media & Social Impact (CMSI) is playing a leadership, research, and convening role in this burgeoning field and practice.
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Lynh Bui

Communications ·

SOC Alumna Breaks News of Coast Guard Lieutenant’s Planned Attack

Bui said Hasson’s initial arrest on gun and drug charges weren’t remarkable, but the later court records included startling revelations.
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Two young men play pacman at the Game Lab sponsored Indie Arcade event

Communications ·

Employers Seek Candidates with Video Game Savvy

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlights the value video game expertise brings to your resume.
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