Health

Presidential Scholarship Helps Nursing Student Pursue Goals

Posted: May 22, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 21, 2015 at 4:18 pm

In the developing country of Swaziland, the burden of disease currently results in a life expectancy of 52 years of age for its citizens. Compounding the problem is a lack of access to quality health care, trained health care workers, and strategic healthcare policies. Despite these challenges, George Mason University doctoral student Bongani Sibandze envisions…

Mason Experience Prompts Outstanding Senior to Serve Veterans

Posted: May 20, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 9:11 am

Following graduation, Allevato will commission as an officer into active duty with the U.S. Army Medical Services Corps

Mason Researcher Finds Sexual Minority Youth May Be at Greater Risk for Unplanned Pregnancies

Posted: May 19, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 18, 2015 at 1:54 pm

Study results may indicate that current pregnancy-prevention efforts geared toward heterosexual adolescents are too narrow.

Mason’s Youngest 2015 Grad Already Looking Ahead to Next Degree

Posted: May 14, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2015 at 5:02 pm

Paige Epler, 19, is Mason’s youngest graduate this spring.

Mason Student Researchers Verify Loudoun’s Thirst for a Craft Beer Trail

Posted: May 12, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 11, 2015 at 4:08 pm

Tourism students studied 17 breweries eager to promote their businesses.

Getting Fit By Degrees: Mason’s Exercise Program Expands

Posted: May 11, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 8, 2015 at 1:16 pm

The expanding fitness community has prompted George Mason University to offer two new degrees for aspiring fitness experts from personal trainers to gym owners.