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“Afghan Dreams” Screening Packs Auditorium

WASHINGTON, DC, 12 APRIL 2015 — The screening on 8 April of “Afghan Dreams” at American University’s School of Communication was something beyond “special.” One member of the audience called it, “an inspiring and compelling documentary (event) about empowering women in Afghanistan. A wonderful story of perseverance, commitment and overcoming cultural and political barriers to […]

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Register Today for June 4-7 Video Workshop

WASHINGTON, DC, 5 April 2015 — Register now for June 4-7 Video Workshop With Bill Gentile in Washington, DC. Learn to: Articulate story ideas. Capture powerful images and clean sound. Recognize and cultivate dramatic story arcs. Conduct compelling, in-depth interviews. Write powerful treatments and scripts. Narrate stories. Edit for maximum impact. For more details, click […]

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Registration Open for June Video Workshop

WASHINGTON, DC, 4 April 2015 — Registration now is open for the June 4-7 Video Workshop in Washington, DC. During this four-day immersion in the video storytelling language, you learn to: – Articulate story ideas. – Capture powerful images and clean sound. – Recognize and cultivate dramatic story arcs. – Conduct compelling, in-depth interviews. – […]

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“Afghan Dreams” Screens at American University

WASHINGTON, DC, 31 March 2015 — Our new film about four Afghan law students — all young women — who overcome all odds to compete in an international competition on legal arbitration will screen on Wednesday 8 April at American University’s School of Communication. Join us for “Afghan Dreams,” a story about determination and grit […]

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“Freelancers at Risk” at American University

WASHINGTON, DC, 29 March 2015 — We had an overflow attendance at yesterday’s event, “Freelancers at Risk,” at American University’s School of Communication. In this first image above, from left to right, are Michael Scott Moore, Berlin-based journalist kidnapped by Somali pirates while researching a book on piracy and held hostage 2 years, 8 months […]

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March 31 Deadline AU-Pulitzer Center Reporting Fellowships

WASHINGTON, DC, 23 March 2015 — There are only eight days left before the deadline, at midnight on Tuesday 31 March, to apply for the AU-Pulitzer Center Overseas Reporting Fellowships. This is a tremendous opportunity for American University, for the School of Communication and for all of our students. The fellowships are worth $2,500.00 each. […]

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