Erin McGoff

Achievements ·

Finding Inspiration among the Mines in Laos

Erin McGoff credits the fellowship for helping her realize that her passion lie in cinematic video journalism. Applications for the 2018 program will be open soon.
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Chadwick Boseman, actor, in the new movie Black Panther. Credit: Marvel Studios.

Television & Film ·

Wading into Wakanda: AU Profs Discuss Black Panther

In advance of the movie’s release, two AU professors ponder its cultural impact.
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South by Southwest 2018

Communications ·

SOC at SXSW 2018

Find out who at SOC will be at SXSW and what they'll be presenting.
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Sherri Williams, PhD

Announcement ·

Kerner Report: 50 Years Later

Race and media relations have only become more complex since the original commissioning of the Kerner Report. AU SOC is hosting a panel of journalists to discuss the importance of the Kerner Report in both a historical and contemporary context.
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This is where an emperor from one of China's dynasties sat. It's inside of the Forbidden City in Beijing.

Communications ·

Media Adventures: SOC Graduate Students Explore China

Three SOC graduate students spent a week in China learning about the culture, its relationship with the United States and its media landscape.
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Charlie Wachtel

Alumni ·

Big Hollywood Break: Alumnus Co-Writes Black Klansman

Charlie Wachtel, an AU alumnus, and his co-writer will have their film, Black Klansman, produced by Jordan Peele and Spike Lee.
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Alumna Anedra Edwards having fun and standing in front of a poster for the CW TV series that she works on, Black Lightning.

Television & Film ·

Energy Burst: Alumna Talks 'Black Lightning' and Hollywood

The SOC grad is a visual effects assistant editor for the new CW TV series.
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Briona Arradondo

Alumni ·

Emmy-Winning Reporter Arradondo (SOC/MA ’11) Brings the News to Nashville

Briona Arradondo (SOC/MA '11) recently received a Midsouth regional Emmy for the Newscast/Morning category for her reporting about flooding in Tennessee.
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Filming for The Executioner's Shadow

Communications ·

In the Executioner’s Shadow

American University School of Communication professors Maggie Burnette Stogner and Richard Stack know that capital punishment is not a simple subject, and their forthcoming documentary film, In the Executioner’s Shadow, shows why.
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Courtney Rozen in The Eagle newsroom office. Two students are sitting in the background.

Achievements ·

Sunshine State Standout: Journalism Student Wins Scholarship

Eagle editor-in-chief Courtney Rozen is recognized by the Capitol Press Club of Florida.
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