Education

Mason Students and Alums Readied Robots to Rumble at Patriot Center

Posted: March 30, 2015 at 2:49 pm, Last Updated: March 30, 2015 at 5:12 pm

Robotics group in high school helped Mason students and alums figure out their careers.

Women and Gender Studies Brings Extra Focus to Women’s History Month

Posted: March 26, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 26, 2015 at 9:20 am

Instructors from various academic units incorporate Women’s and Gender Studies material into their classroom curriculum.

Mason DREAMers Support Immigrant Students with Scholarship Fundraiser

Posted: March 23, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 20, 2015 at 2:43 pm

One of the main goals of the DREAM Project and Mason DREAMers is to support immigrant students and show them that they’re not alone, group leaders say.

Student Studies Connection of Abusive Treatment of Humans and Animals

Posted: March 20, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 24, 2015 at 10:09 am

Mandy Hood is learning skills to develop curricula to teach conflict resolution across species.

College Introduces Adult-Learning Course on Intersections of Judaism, Christianity, Islam

Posted: March 13, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: March 13, 2015 at 6:23 am

Two professors in the Department of Religious Studies at George Mason University are offering a new, noncredit mini-course that reflects on the values and traditions shared by these three religions, as well as how they differ.

Mason and AshokaU: Continued Commitment to Leading Social Innovation in Higher Education

Posted: March 12, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: March 12, 2015 at 8:08 am

Since 2008, George Mason University has been designated a Changemaker Campus by AshokaU, an international network of higher education institutions that create and support innovative solutions to the world’s pressing social problems.