AU Spring Commencement Speakers

Announcement ·

American University Celebrates 143rd Commencement with Seven Dynamic Changemakers

Unparalleled Group of Speakers to Address 2022 Graduates over Two Weekends
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Salone Monet

Communications ·

From Public Relations to Pumps: How Alumna Salone Monet Is Creating Her Own Path

Salone Monet is the founder and creative director of the color-inclusive shoewear brand, Salone Monet.
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Voters in line to vote

Announcement ·

Pivotal Midterm Elections 2022: American University Launches Experts and Events Resource Guide for Journalists

New guide for 2022 midterm elections highlights AU experts across various disciplines
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Emily (left) and Molly (right) Molloy pose near the Tidal Basin overlooking pink cherry blossoms.

Alumni ·

Two Sisters, Two Paths, One University

Sisters who attended AU reflect on their experiences this Siblings Day
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Jeffrey Madison, Tambra Stevenson, and Sherri Williams.

Communications ·

SOC Celebrates Inaugural Inclusive Excellence Week

It was easy to see that inclusive excellence is baked into coursework, community, and research at American University School of Communication (AU SOC) this past week.
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Video shoot of a family at a table

Communications ·

Advanced Directing Students See Film Festival Success

Roughly 50% of the student films that were created in the class have been accepted into multiple film festivals and conferences.
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Skye Witley

Communications ·

2022 AU SOC WHCA Investigative Journalism Scholarship Awarded to Skye Witley

The award includes $5,000 shared by SOC and the WHCA, invitations to an April 29 awards luncheon and the prestigious April 30 WHCA awards dinner, and a mentorship with a member of the White House press corps.
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The Hit

Communications ·

Investigative Documentary Exposes New Details in Tony Stewart Crash that Killed Kevin Ward Jr.

A team of award-winning investigative journalists digs up never-before-seen evidence that indicates Stewart accelerated his car and fishtailed it toward a defenseless man.
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Amy Weiss

Communications ·

Alumna Amy Weiss Gives Back

Weiss doesn’t want cost to stand in the way of any student accessing the same  opportunities from which she has been able to benefit.
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jeffrey madison

Communications ·

SOC Staff Member Dedicated to Telling Stories Through the Lens of Climate Crisis With Humanities Truck Fellowship

Jeffrey Madison is on a mission to tell stories through the lens of the climate crisis through his current Humanities Truck Fellowship project. The project is titled “Climatize: How D.C. Riverfront Neighborhoods Are Left To Their Own Devices.”
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