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Ariana Mushnick at Vox

Intern Diary: Ariana Mushnick with Vox.com

March 31, 2016
“The information and skills I’ve learned in my SMPA classes have been extremely helpful for the work I do at Vox. As a current student in Professor Nikki Usher’s social media class, I’ve been able to directly apply skills and concepts we are learning in the course to my internship.” -Ariana Mushnick, JMC 16, Intern at Vox
Presidential Debates panelists

Experts Go inside the Presidential Debates

March 23, 2016
ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz and co-chairs of the Commission on Presidential Debates Frank Fahrenkopf and Mike McCurry said the debates are critical to informing the public and giving voters an opportunity to measure candidates.
Sara Dougherty

Intern Diary: Sara Dougherty with Jamestown Associates

March 18, 2016
SMPA has helped me adjust to the ever-evolving, intertwined world of media and politics, and this has aided me enormously in performing my duties at Jamestown Associates.
Samanth Sorbaro

Intern Diary Q &A: Samantha Sorbaro with TellDC

March 09, 2016
Samantha Sorbaro mediated weekly interviews on Capitol Hill with members of Congress developing reports for TellDC subscribers, contacting press secretaries and conducting interviews. Samantha also assisted the camera crew with editing footage and uploading it to the TellDC website and social media.
Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper Talks Trump, His Sexuality, and the Media

March 03, 2016
It is a testament to the vast number of political wonks and journalism junkies at GW that Anderson Cooper is met by raucous applause when he walks onstage at Lisner. It was as if we were greeting a rock star. But Anderson Cooper is a rock star for many and not just those who regularly watch him on CNN or CBS. He is also openly and proudly gay, something he called “one of the great blessings” of his life.

Alumnus Establishes Kwittken Fund for Strategic Communication Internships and Mentoring

March 01, 2016

The School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA) announced today that Aaron Kwittken, B.A.