Press Releases

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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.

Former Super Bowl Champion Named Mason’s Athletic Director

Posted: June 2, 2014 at 12:10 pm, Last Updated: June 5, 2014 at 9:54 am

George Mason University President Ángel Cabrera announced today that Brad Edwards will become the university’s next athletic director. The former Washington Redskin will become the fifth athletic director in George Mason’s history.

TGen and George Mason University announce precision medicine alliance for patients with life-threatening illnesses

Posted: May 6, 2014 at 10:00 am, Last Updated: May 6, 2014 at 10:21 am

$12 million in grants pursued by TGen-George Mason Molecular Medicine Alliance, leveraging institutes’ expertise in genomics and proteomics PHOENIX, Ariz. and FAIRFAX, Va.— May 6, 2014 — The Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and George Mason University today announced the creation of a strategic research alliance to benefit patients with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses….