Press Releases

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George Mason University Approves Annual Budget That Highlights Affordability, Accessibility and Quality

Posted: May 6, 2015 at 5:29 pm

George Mason University’s Board of Visitors approved the university’s 2015-16 annual budget totaling $977.6 million, a 3.4 percent increase from the previous year.

Governor McAuliffe Joins George Mason University to Launch Institute for Advanced Biomedical Research

Posted: April 23, 2015 at 9:30 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2015 at 5:11 pm

The institute is designed to promote collaboration on research to cure diseases.

White House Health Care Forum on Fairfax Campus Monday

Posted: January 23, 2015 at 4:21 pm, Last Updated: January 27, 2015 at 3:41 pm

President Ángel Cabrera and Provost S. David Wu will join officials from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services at a on-campus forum Monday, Jan. 26.

Leader of Spain’s Socialist Party to Speak at Mason

Posted: January 13, 2015 at 9:54 am

Pedro Sánchez, Secretary General of Spain’s Socialist Party, will speak at a special forum on Jan. 15 that focuses on the inequality in Europe and its impact on politics and public policy.

Mason President to Serve on Statewide Task Force on Combating Campus Sexual Violence

Posted: September 22, 2014 at 5:09 pm, Last Updated: September 23, 2014 at 9:07 am

George Mason University President Ángel Cabrera was selected Monday, Sept. 22, to serve on a statewide task force aimed at ending sexual violence on college campuses.

Former Congressman Tom Davis Named George Mason University’s Rector

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 4:41 pm, Last Updated: September 17, 2014 at 4:45 pm

Former U.S. congressman Tom Davis is elected university rector by Mason’s Board of Visitors.