Faculty and Staff News

2015 Teaching Excellence Award Winners Honored

Posted: April 14, 2015 at 10:07 am, Last Updated: April 15, 2015 at 9:14 am

The Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence announced its 2015 award winners at a ceremony Monday, April 13, at the Center for the Arts.

Petricoin named Innovator of the Year by Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce

Posted: April 9, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 8, 2015 at 11:36 am

Best known for his innovative work in personalized medicine, George Mason University researcher Emanuel “Chip” Petricoin, is this year’s Innovator of the Year by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce. The inaugural Greater Washington Innovator Awards will be held April 20. “I am extremely honored to have been chosen as the 2015 Innovator of the Year…

Employee Milestones Applauded at University Day Celebrations

Posted: April 7, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: April 6, 2015 at 5:39 pm

The annual event commemorates employee service in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and has been observed at George Mason University since 1980.

April Accolades

Posted: April 3, 2015 at 3:22 pm, Last Updated: April 8, 2015 at 1:06 pm

Accolades celebrates the professional achievements of George Mason University’s faculty and staff.

Inaugural Guest Peter Thiel Kicks Off ‘Conversations with Tyler’

Posted: April 3, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: April 2, 2015 at 4:33 pm

Mason professor Cowen and PayPal co-founder ponder the future of the future.

Climate Prediction Accuracy on the Rise, As Is The Sea Level

Posted: April 3, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 2, 2015 at 1:11 pm

Mason climate researcher was awarded  $10.5 million in funding from three federal agencies to find the best way to predict the climate from days to decades.