Washington, DC USA

Our News on Newswise

News Coverage of Fukushima Disaster Found Lacking

A new analysis by American University sociology professor Celine Marie Pascale finds that U.S. news media coverage of the Fukushima disaster largely minimized health risks to the general population. Pascale analyzed more than 2,000 news articles...
11-Mar-2015 9:05 AM EDT

This Winter at AU Museum: Argentinian Glass, ‘Locally Sourced’ Art, Photography, Paintings and New Media


The theme of war runs through two major exhibits opening at American University in January.
19-Dec-2014 12:00 PM EST

Benefits of Whistleblower Programs Outweigh Costs


New study titled, “The Impact of Whistleblowers on Financial Misrepresentation Enforcement Actions,” provides policymakers and regulators with data that proves the benefits of whistleblower involvement outweigh the costs.
20-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

American University Launches We KNOW Success: Where AU Graduates Land Website


American University Launches a new website for current and prospective students.
10-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

American University Professor Claudia Myers’ Film “Fort Bliss” Debuts in Theaters this Friday


"Fort Bliss" is a a story that explores the sacrifices made every day by men and women in the armed services and the burdens that are placed on military families when parents are called to deploy.
18-Sep-2014 7:00 AM EDT

American University Museum Early Fall Exhibits Open Sept. 6

One of the exhibits, Surrealist Art from the Estate of H. Marc Moyens, closes Sat., Sept. 20, for the museum's annual Fall for the Arts, which brings the community together for a day devoted to the arts. There will be workshops and sessions on...
25-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

How Fans Mourn the Death of Popular TV Series


New research shows what profound effect the loss of popular TV series has on loyal consumers.
7-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Lying a Major Part of the American Experience


935 LIES: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America’s Moral Integrity, a new book by professor and journalist at AU’s School of Communication Charles Lewis, examines the consequences of decades of deception from the government and...
24-Jun-2014 6:00 AM EDT

Our YouTube Videos