Politics and Policy

Mason Law Adjunct Debates NSA Spying at Blackhat Conference

Posted: July 31, 2015 at 11:10 am

Counterterrorism expert Jamil Jaffer explains the reform of the Patriot Act to policy makers, would-be hackers.

Mason Student Lands Prestigious Summer Internship at U.S. Embassy in Panama

Posted: July 31, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 27, 2015 at 3:55 pm

Katie Garay’s week-long internship in Panama taught her the intricacies of working as a Foreign Service officer and gave her insights into her future plans.

Mason Student Works to Change Police Force Policies

Posted: July 30, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 29, 2015 at 2:28 pm

Criminology PhD student Julie Grieco is testing police cadets’ attitudes toward evidence-based scholarship.

Obama Nominates Mason Law Grad for EEOC Post

Posted: July 29, 2015 at 2:26 pm, Last Updated: July 29, 2015 at 2:27 pm

Mason alumna Victoria Lipnic looks to serve a second term on the five-member panel.

Displaced by Genocide, Mason Student Plans to Help Other Refugees

Posted: July 27, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 29, 2015 at 8:23 am

Claudine Kuradusenge plans to start NGO for ‘diaspora communities.’

Mason Researcher: State ‘Right to Try’ Laws May Do More Harm Than Good

Posted: July 20, 2015 at 4:01 pm, Last Updated: July 27, 2015 at 3:59 pm

State legislation isn’t the best path to help patients, said Yang.