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PhD Student Recognized with State Department Award

Posted: April 23, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2014 at 9:11 pm

School of Public Policy PhD student David Buffaloe received a Superior Honor Award from the U.S. State Department for various missions he’s orchestrated in hot spots around the world.

Gallagher Discusses Protecting Your Health and Money

Posted: April 23, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2014 at 8:58 pm

In a new Vision Series lecture, Mason professor Catherine Gallagher uses real case studies to unveil the best ways for individuals to take charge of their own health care.

Transitions

Posted: April 23, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2014 at 8:38 pm

These are the new hires between March 25 and April 9, 2014, and the transfers for the month of March.

Students Collaborate with KELT Project to Deepen Understanding of Solar System

Posted: April 22, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2014 at 9:54 am

Mason astronomy students are using the university’s telescope to study planets around stars that are tens to hundreds of light years away as part of an international research collaboration.

S-CAR Class Inspires Landmark Lawsuit

Posted: April 22, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: April 23, 2014 at 6:44 am

What Col. Ellen Haring learned in one of her Mason courses inspired her to be one of two plaintiffs in the landmark 2012 lawsuit that challenged the Department of Defense policy of excluding women from combat positions.

Doctoral Student’s Research Focuses on Drones

Posted: April 22, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 23, 2014 at 6:44 am

The Washington, D.C., region is a hotbed of personal drone development, and PhD student Christopher Vo is getting in on the action. The drones he develops—and he’s built nearly 15 of them—are called quadcopters because they are lifted and propelled by four rotors.

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