Isabel Aldunate.

Alumni ·

Political Communication Alumni Speak the Language of Politics and Government

High-profile SOC/SPA graduates share stories of their career rise and using messaging to affect real change.
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Shwetha Surendran

Communications ·

Inaugural SOC ESPN Journalism Fellow Announced

The fellowship in enterprise and investigative journalism will join SOC’s impressive portfolio of journalism fellowship programs.
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Research ·

New Study by SOC Researchers Explores How Civic Engagement is Portrayed on Television

The study examines how voting, civic engagement, and leadership are portrayed in leading television programming in the U.S.
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Trey Yingst on location in Ukraine

Alumni ·

Alumnus and Fox News Foreign Correspondent Talks Covering Ukraine in Crisis

If you offered Trey Yingst, SOC/BA ’16, a million dollars to do any job of his choosing, he wouldn’t take it.
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Communications ·

Groundbreaking Investigative Journalist Charles Lewis to Retire

He leaves a legacy of mentorship, scholarship, and an award-winning, thriving, independent investigative newsroom.
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Skye Witley, the 2021-22 SOC Durango Herald Intern.

Communications ·

SOC Students Deliver DC News to Colorado

Through a long-running internship program with the Durango Herald, AU SOC students provide insightful coverage of Congress and other national news to an audience nearly 2,000 miles away.
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Olivia Pincus and Jennifer Sauer

Communications ·

SOC Legacy: How Two AU Students Are Following in the Footsteps of Their Mothers Decades Apart

Recent graduate Aneeta Mathur-Ashton and rising junior Olivia Pincus decided to not only follow in the footsteps of their mothers, as SOC students, but also, walk similar career paths.
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The Attack

Communications ·

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Team at Washington Post Includes SOC Students

Eight American University students who graduated  May 7 now have something else to celebrate.
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Communications ·

Meet 2022 Undergraduate Commencement Speaker, Fanny Ahman

After transferring from Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Ahman is now graduating from the School of Communication (SOC) with a bachelor's degree in journalism, and the honor of being this year’s undergraduate commencement student speaker.
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A group of 2022 graduates exemplify AU's changemaking efforts.

On Campus ·

Making Meaningful Change at AU

A distinguished group of changemakers reflect on their time at AU before they graduate.
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