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  • Professor Laura DeNardis during her book launch event
  • academy awards
  • SOC Prof presenting at Frank 2016 conference
  • A photo of American University School of Communication professor and director of AU's Game Lab and Studio.
  • American University School of Communication professor Benjamin Stokes.

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Our world-class faculty members have earned prestigious awards - Pulitzers and Oscars and Emmys. Their cutting-edge research activities and their professional engagements play key roles in national and global policy development. Their excellence in the classroom and deep commitment to personalized mentorship have helped launch thousands of rewarding careers.

We are actively taking part in shaping our world in positive ways. Our Center for Environmental Filmmaking, Center for Media & Social Impact, J-Lab and Investigative Reporting Workshop are engaged in profoundly impactful and meaningful work as our faculty, staff and students strive to expand the constructive power of communication and media.

Visiting Scholars/Visiting Fellows Program: The School of Communication accepts a limited number of visiting scholars/fellows each academic year. Additional information and application form


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