Education

Mile by Mile, Chemistry Professor Raises Money for His Endowed Scholarship

Posted: August 25, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 24, 2015 at 3:42 pm

Schreifels began the endowment in 2008 with $3,000 received from Mason for a Teaching Excellence Award and said he donates each month from his paycheck. Colleagues have pledged as much as a dime for every mile he runs.

Helping New Patriots Start the Year Right with Welcome Week

Posted: August 25, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 28, 2015 at 11:05 am

Welcome Week, which runs from Aug. 29-Sept. 7, is a series of events and programs designed to educate, acclimate and integrate new and returning students into campus life for the new school year.

Senior’s Career in Film and Video Takes Off with an Internship at Southwest Airlines

Posted: August 19, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 18, 2015 at 12:36 pm

From working three semesters in George Mason’s Creative Services department, to shooting weddings and making short films for his website, Garduno is building a body of work that will be a career launching pad.

Mason Hosts Prestigious Young Composer, Conductor Mentor Project

Posted: August 13, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 12, 2015 at 4:54 pm

The National Band Association Young Composer/Conductor Mentor Project allows college-age students to work one-on-one with professionals to hone their skills over a four-day period.

Center for Regional Analysis Part of First-of-its-Kind Analysis of Parks’ Economic Impact 

Posted: August 6, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 5, 2015 at 4:35 pm

The first-of-its-kind study is a joint effort between the NRPA and the Center for Regional Analysis.

Mason’s Mark R. Ginsberg Named to Top Influential Deans of Education List

Posted: July 27, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 31, 2015 at 11:11 am

The dean of George Mason University’s College of Education and Human Development has been named to Mometrix’s 30 Most Influential Deans of Education list.