Science and Technology

Mason’s Neural Informatics Center Joins International Brain Research Project

Posted: March 31, 2015 at 11:19 am

The effort will allow scientists to examine and share mountains of data, gain insights into brain functions and turn the data into knowledge.

Symposium Showcases Research, Connects Minority Students across NC, VA

Posted: March 31, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 30, 2015 at 2:20 pm

The symposium helps minority undergraduates connect across universities, and provides a space to share information about research being conducted and work to explore in the future.

Mason Students and Alums Readied Robots to Rumble at Patriot Center

Posted: March 30, 2015 at 2:49 pm, Last Updated: March 30, 2015 at 5:12 pm

Robotics group in high school helped Mason students and alums figure out their careers.

Determination, Relatability, Experience Help Mason Team Create Award-Winning Website for Family Caregivers

Posted: March 30, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: March 27, 2015 at 2:56 pm

Working 24 hours straight with little sleep, the Mason students competed against six other Virginia schools in the challenge held on March 21-22.

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.