Sean Gilmore, interim director of INTO Mason, shares the Thanksgiving spirit with students from China at the ninth annual International Thanksgiving feast. Photo by Alexis Glenn.

A First Thanksgiving, Mason Style

The ninth annual International Thanksgiving feast was held for the first time at the new Mason Global Center on George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus.

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Students gather Tuesday at a forum to share thoughts and feelings about the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case. Photo by Jamie Rogers.

Mason Students Talk Ferguson Decision During Open Space for Dialogue Forum

Students shared a range of reactions in the wake of the grand jury decision.

Engineering students prepare for their egg drop experiment on Nov. 21.   in the atrium of the Engineering Building. Photo by Craig Bisacre

An “Eggstra” Special Assignment for Intro to Engineering Classes

The modification to the typical egg drop helped students learn the engineering design process.

2013 Winter Graduation. Photo by Alexis Glenn

Congressmen to address winter graduates

The two men have represented Virginia and the George Mason community during a combined 58 years in office. Both are retiring in December when Congress goes out of session.

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Twenty Years of Revolutionizing History: The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media Celebrates a Milestone Anniversary

The center held a conference Nov. 14-15 that looked back at its evolution, along with the changes in technology and society that supported it, and at the future of digital history, digital humanities centers, and the center itself.

Community Discussion on Ferguson

The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Education hosted a facilitated community discussion, an “Open Space for Dialogue.”

Mason Forum Predicts Possible Presidential Hopefuls

Rector and former congressman Tom Davis and politics professor Robert Guttman provide an early handicap for the 2016 race.

Conflict Analysis and Resolution Conference Precedes Annual Lynch Lecture

Leaders in the field offer open discussions and workshops in advance of lecture by John Paul Lederach.

Are You Ready for Basketball?

Friday’s home opener double header promises to be full of excitement, and Mason Nation will get ready for the action with the annual Gold Rush and Hoopla Block Party.

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Mason in the Media

After Congress, what’s next?

Huffington Post

University Professor Janine R. Wedel discusses likely next steps for former members of Congress.

Kansas City Royals’ Front Office Is Loaded with Mason Talent


The front office of the Kansas City Royals consists largely of former Mason baseball players.

The Happiness Racket

U.S. News & World Report

Mason psychology professor Todd Kashdan thinks Americans have a “comfort addiction” that has made us less resilient than our ancestors.

Dominican Book Fair Celebrates Washington-area poet Rei Berroa

Washington Post

Mason Spanish professor and poet Rei Berroa is the toast of this year’s Dominican Book Fair in New York.

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Mason student Nicholas Balenger accepting the 2014 Victory Award

What does a great university look like?

Mason and Fairfax leaders discuss future

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