Alumni Weekend runs this weekend, Sept. 19-21, and alumni, faculty, staff and friends can “Lunch and Learn,” enjoy Virginia spirits and the Green Machine at the Green and Gold Bash, and meet friends at events in Fairfax, Arlington, Loudoun County and the District.
The discussion panel will center on police abuse and on racial issues in the media and criminal justice system.
By blending the renowned faculties of two prominent units, Mason’s new school changes the landscape in teaching tomorrow’s policy-makers.
Mason has become the first university in Virginia to achieve a Gold Rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education for its sustainability efforts.
Mason volunteers supported a variety of causes, from fundraising for veterans and food banks, to donations to hospitals.
A pilot program that began at George Mason University four years ago to help weathercasters explain climate change is going nationwide, thanks to a new $3 million National Science Foundation grant.
The 2015 U.S. News and World Report rankings are in, and George Mason University ranks among the top 150 national universities in the United States.
The Mason alumnus’s research on wolves and bears in Armenia may be applicable to wildlife in the United States and elsewhere.
Chemistry professor Robin Couch and Bioengineering Department chair Joseph Pancrazio are pursuing innovative approaches to fight the debilitating disease.
On World Suicide Prevention Day, a traveling exhibit, Send Silence Packing, helped open a conversation about mental health on campus.
The Washington Times
The first half of 2014 was a prime example of how the familiar backdrop of sports can spur discussion on weighty societal issues, says Chris Elzey, a term assistant professor in the History and Art History Department and co-director of the Center for the Study of Sport and Leisure in Society.
Mason’s own parking expert Josh Cantor gives some car prep advice to college students.
Mason epidemiologist Kathryn H. Jacobsen of the Department of Global and Community Health talks about the resources needed to tackle the Ebola epidemic.