Politics and Policy

On Capitol Hill and Abroad, Alan Williams Crafts His Own Opportunities

Posted: May 29, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 29, 2015 at 11:00 am

Alan Williams came to George Mason University from New Haven, Conn., intent on enrolling in the university’s Global Affairs Program.

Duo Take Top Prize at Transportation Innovation Competition 

Posted: May 22, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 22, 2015 at 10:42 am

The annual Cameron Rian Hays Out of the Box Competition boasts $17,500 in total prizes for winning ideas. 

Presidential Scholarship Helps Nursing Student Pursue Goals

Posted: May 22, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 25, 2015 at 5:42 am

George Mason University doctoral student Bongani Sibandze envisions a country where the burden of preventable diseases will be decreased or eliminated, and people will have access to necessary healthcare.

Korea Awards Cybersecurity Defense Grant to Mason Professors

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 3:14 pm

They will provide technical consulting on test and evaluation methodologies for cybersecurity technologies that the Korea Agency for Defense Development is creating.

Mason Researchers Featured in New Documentary on Elephant Poaching

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Louise Shelley and Gretchen Peters explain how the illegal ivory trade can be stopped.

Mercatus’ Falaschetti Named Chief Economist of House Financial Services Committee

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 2:20 pm

He will help with oversight of banking, insurance and other consumer issues.