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John Watson

Announcement ·

American University Journalism Professor to Receive NABJ’s Ida B. Wells Award

Efforts to improve newsroom diversity earn AU SOC professor John Watson national honor.
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Kesha: I Need A Woman

Communications ·

Alumni Take Awards at Cannes Festivals

Five SOC alumni had their projects screened at two Cannes events in 2018, ranging from a virtual reality film to an international campaign featuring Kesha.
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Ari Beser

Communications ·

Diving in Deep at Interface Media Group

Dean's Intern Ari Beser shares his experience working at Interface Media Group
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Caty Borum-Chattoo

Communications ·

American University Faculty at UFVA 2018 Conference

SOC faculty will be attending the UFVA Conference from July 23-26, 2018.
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Arthur Soto-Vasquez

Communications ·

How Are U.S. Latinos Integrated into American Democracy?

Arthur Soto-Vásquez is researching how U.S. Latinos are being integrated into American Democracy through efforts to mobilize voting.
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Professor Laura DeNardis in front of a TV screen.

Communications ·

Global Internet Expert DeNardis Named Scholar/Teacher of the Year

School of Communication professor Laura DeNardis has been named American University's Scholar/Teacher of the Year.
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Larry Kirkman

Communications ·

Dean Emeritus Kirkman Retires from School of Communication

Dean Emeritus Larry Kirkman is retiring from SOC after being on faculty for 18 years.
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SOC Ben Stokes

Communications ·

Augmented Reality Games Provide New Opportunity for Cities to Strengthen Communities

A new study from American University reveals how cities can leverage augmented reality (AR) games for civic engagement and to build stronger communities.
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Computer with a graph and data

Communications ·

Data Journalist-in-Residence Elected to IRE Board of Directors

Jennifer LaFleur, the data journalist-in-residence at AU was elected to the Investigative Reporters & Editors (IRE) Board of Directors.
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Deirdre Breakenridge

Communications ·

SOC Students' Blog Posts Featured on PR Expanded

Six Students in Jason Mollica's class had their blog posts featured on Deirdre Breakenridge's website, PR Expanded.
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