Science and Technology

Volgenau School of Engineering Joins White House’s National Engineering Education Initiative

Posted: March 27, 2015 at 4:22 pm

Together, the schools plan to graduate more than 20,000 formally recognized “Grand Challenge Engineers” over the next decade.

Nobel Laureate Visits Mason

Posted: March 27, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 27, 2015 at 12:32 pm

Eric Betzig’s work makes it possible to see living cells in action with astonishing clarity.

Miller, Olesova Win 2015 Online Learning Consortium Award

Posted: March 26, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: March 25, 2015 at 4:41 pm

Miller and Olesova incorporated experiential learning opportunities throughout the course to achieve a student-centered approach to teaching and learning.

Mason Researcher Works to Understand How Aerobic Exercise Benefits Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

Posted: March 24, 2015 at 12:01 pm, Last Updated: March 24, 2015 at 12:57 pm

In a pilot study, Lisa Chin found that aerobic exercise training helped improve general cognitive functions of an injured brain.

Mason to Host First Multidisciplinary Research Symposium

Posted: March 18, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 18, 2015 at 1:26 pm

Broadly organized around the topic of health, it is open to all interested researchers. Faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to participate.

Mason’s Innovative Cyber Security Program Prepares Students for Crucial Careers

Posted: March 17, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: March 18, 2015 at 4:53 pm

Building secure systems has moved well beyond personal computers—the country’s future is dependent on it.