Politics and Policy

Making a Better World: Student Learns to Link Theory to Practice to End Conflict

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: August 22, 2014 at 10:18 am

A cross-borders friendship taught a young woman in Switzerland that genocides exist; she now is learning how to build peace.

Immigrant Impact on the American Pharmaceutical Industry

Posted: August 15, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 14, 2014 at 4:49 pm

New briefs by Mason’s Institute for Immigration Research detail the economic contributions of immigrants in the United States.

Mason Transportation Center, Student Hope to Impact Metro Silver Line Parking

Posted: August 11, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 8, 2014 at 4:43 pm

Mason doctoral student Jeong Yun Kweun’s study of public-private partnerships will help stakeholders make decisions on the future of Metro parking.

Refugee, Priest, Student: Innocent Rugaragu Studies Peacebuilding at Mason

Posted: August 8, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 11, 2014 at 7:44 am

Seeking the skills and knowledge to open a peace center in his native Rwanda, an ordained priest comes to Mason for graduate study.

Mason Debate: The Importance of Questioning the Candidates

Posted: August 6, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 11, 2014 at 7:45 am

The candidates running for delegate from Virginia’s 48th District will face questions of ethics, economics and more from Mason professor Frank Shafroth.

From Turkey to Mason: Learning Peace in Order to Teach It

Posted: August 6, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 13, 2014 at 3:52 pm

After growing up during the Turkish-Kurdish conflict, Mason graduate student Ihsan Gunduz hopes to learn how to promote peace through education.

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