After years of thoughtful planning, George Mason University is opening a new campus in one of the most crucial economic regions in the world — Korea.
Mason’s School of Nursing is reaching out to the community by holding clinics once a week in Manassas Park, Va., offering health screenings to those who do not have health insurance coverage.
For the last four years, the University of Malta and Mason have offered parallel degree programs that simultaneously satisfy the requirements for a Master of Science in Conflict Analysis and Resolution — the George Mason degree — and a Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution and Mediterranean Security — Malta’s degree.
Mason’s Office of Sustainability representatives are ready to get their hands dirty, and so are more than 30 conscientious gardeners from five states at the university’s week-long permaculture design course during spring break. It is the only course of its kind in the Washington area.
Mason Nation, including Catholic Campus Ministry’s Father Peter Nassetta, is planning to turn out in full force at Mason’s inaugural Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Championship in New York City from March 12-16 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
From an international dance competition to a trip back in time, from culture nights to key speakers from around the world, event preparations are under way for Mason’s 34th annual International Week April 4-11.
According to Best College Reviews, the Hylton Performing Arts Center made the “Top 25 Most Amazing College Campus Theaters” and cracked the top 10.
The first degrees haven’t been conferred, but there are already several George Mason University alumni in or near Songdo, South Korea. And they’re thrilled that their alma mater has opened a campus nearby.
The Department of Public and International Affairs has a U.S. State Department grant that is funding a joint project with the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs in the country of Georgia, including a dual-degree program.
Respondents to a Computerworld survey have ranked George Mason’s cybersecurity courses and degree programs as the seventh-best in the country. About 2,000 certified IT security professionals nationally made their rankings based on academic rigor, faculty quality and other strengths.
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Mason students discuss Mason’s new gender-neutral housing policy.
Mason joins the growing list of U.S. schools that formally offer this flexible housing option.
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In a signing ceremony Feb. 6 at the State Department, the Mason Enterprise Center entered into an agreement with a similar small-business center based at one of the largest universities in Mexico.