Politics and Policy

Graduating Seniors Share Advice, Mason Highlights

Posted: December 17, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: December 17, 2014 at 2:51 pm

Nearly 8,000 undergraduate students will receive their degrees Thursday, Dec. 18.

University Leaders to Host Budget Forum on Friday

Posted: December 16, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 15, 2014 at 2:06 pm

Provost David Wu and Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance J.J. Davis will host the forum.

Arlington Campus to Inaugurate New School, Celebrate Mason’s Birthday

Posted: December 9, 2014 at 1:45 pm, Last Updated: December 10, 2014 at 9:15 am

Congressional representatives and others join Mason leaders in commemorating the school and the namesake.

Mason Fellow Funded to Fight Rhino Horn Poaching as Organized Crime

Posted: December 4, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 3, 2014 at 11:31 am

Former investigative reporter Gretchen Peters goes after big game—the importers, not the rhino poachers or retailers.

Mason Students Demonstrate in Support of Michael Brown 

Posted: December 2, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2014 at 8:08 am

About 150 George Mason University students staged a peaceful protest on the Fairfax Campus on Monday, Dec. 1, in solidarity with Michael Brown—the teenager shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer in August.

Mason Professor Laurie Robinson Named to Co-Chair President’s Policing Task Force

Posted: December 1, 2014 at 5:13 pm, Last Updated: December 3, 2014 at 6:36 am

With Ferguson in mind, President Obama chooses Mason criminology professor to study the militarization of police forces.