Films Across Borders 21

Announcement ·

2021 Films Across Borders Film Festival Presents Stories in A Changing World

2021 Films Across Borders Film Festival Presents Stories in A Changing World
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Hive Mechanic

Communications ·

American University and DC Public Library Partner for Neighborhood Games and Outdoor Stories

Two-year, $250k Grant from IMLS to train libraries in 20+ cities with new tool
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A 9/11 tribute. Courtesy Creative Commons.

First Person ·

SOC Faculty Reflects on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

Various members of AU’s School of Communication were active journalists on that day. Here are some of their collected thoughts and reflections from that day and the aftermath.
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Asian American Solidarities in “Post-” Pandemic World. A special panel for the Journal of Asian American Studies

Announcement ·

Asian American Solidarities in “Post-” Pandemic World

APRC kicks off semester with free panel conversation on September 9
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Adrienne Massanari with her cat

Communications ·

New Media and Digital Culture Expert Adrienne Massanari Joins SOC Faculty

This fall, American University School of Communication (AU SOC) welcomes Associate Professor Adrienne Massanari to its Communication Studies division
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Rachel Looker, Sophie Austin, Aneeta Mathur-Ashton

Communications ·

USA TODAY Washington Watchdog Fellow Announced

Three prestigious investigative journalism fellowships have been awarded to incoming SOC graduate students.
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Jane Hall Politics and the Media Intersections and New Directions

Communications ·

New Book Tackles How Media, Political Institutions Intersect and Influence Society

Politics and the Media: Intersections and New Directions is authored by award-winning journalist and SOC professor Jane Hall.
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David Falcone and Hannah Shows

Communications ·

SOC Mentor Program Equips Graduate with Networking Skills to Secure First Job

Alumna Hannah Shows reflects on how the mentorship program helped her launch her career during a pandemic.
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Jai Jamison on film set

Communications ·

Jai Jamison Wants His Films to Bring Empathy, Peace, and Beauty to the World

Jamison, (SOC/MA ’11), is a filmmaker, screenwriter, and storyteller based in L.A.
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Dr. Sherri Williams

Communications ·

SOC Journalism Professor Wins Greenberg Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award

Dr. Sherri Williams earned one of AU’s top honors for scholar-teachers, the 2020-2021 Milton and Sonia Greenberg Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award.
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