Kofi Gayle-Tendai

Communications ·

SOC Commencement Speaker: Kofi Gayle-Tendai

Kofi Gayle-Tendai, a 2018 AU SOC student commencement speaker, is a Washington D.C. native who is headed to L.A.
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Matt Cipollone

Communications ·

We Have a Responsibility to Speak for Those Who Cannot

Matt Cipollone will receive his MFA in Film and Electronic Media from on May 12.
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Julie Kraft

Communications ·

Commencement Message from an 'Untraditional' Student

Julie Kraft shares her journey through SOC's online Strategic Communication MA program.
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Jake McClory

Achievements ·

From Music to Messaging: Student Lands on Capitol Hill

Jake McClory, a first-year political communication MA student, jumped from an established career in music to interning at Capitol Hill.
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Students filming in Baltimore's Harbour

Communications ·

Students’ Film, Airing on MPT, Aims to Inspire Action to Heal Baltimore’s Harbor

Baltimore's harbor is a national landmark and a source of pride for the people of the city. However, water pollution is a serious issue in Baltimore.
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Sid Dawnson III

Television & Film ·

Through the Valley of Death: A Student's Exploration of Police Brutality

MFA student Sid Dawnson III's uncle died while in police custody in 2000. He explores his uncle's death in a documentary film, years later.
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Brittany Williams

Alumni ·

Talking Game Design with Brittany Williams

Brittany Williams (SOC/MA '17) is a game designer for the Wilson Center’s Serious Games Initiative.
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Sam Sheline stands with large camera

Alumni ·

Filmmaker Is a Voice for Amphibians

Sam Sheline is an environmental filmmaker living in Washington, DC, whose film, Harbinger, will premiere in March.
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computer board hardware

Technology ·

AU Launches Three Computer Science Grad Programs

To give students the skills necessary to meet this workforce demand, American University is launching three new Computer Science Tracks for graduate student: Data Science, Games and Computational Media and Applied Computer Science.
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Brian Duss

Television & Film ·

Development & Storytelling Through Film

Brian Duss is furthering his passion for development work through the power of storytelling.
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