Science and Technology

Twenty Years of Revolutionizing History: The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media Celebrates a Milestone Anniversary

Posted: November 26, 2014 at 10:50 am, Last Updated: November 26, 2014 at 10:44 am

The center held a conference Nov. 14-15 that looked back at its evolution, along with the changes in technology and society that supported it, and at the future of digital history, digital humanities centers, and the center itself.

An “Eggstra” Special Assignment for Intro to Engineering Classes

Posted: November 26, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: November 25, 2014 at 5:46 pm

The modification to the typical egg drop helped students learn the engineering design process.

Get Your Groove On: Beats Tap into Brain

Posted: November 24, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: November 21, 2014 at 5:19 pm

Researchers find your own personal rhythm boosts your brain’s motor response and could lift your mood or even your exercise routine.

Students Address Mental Illness, Homelessness and More at Mason TEDx Event

Posted: November 21, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: November 20, 2014 at 5:08 pm

Three George Mason University students spoke during a Tedx Salon event, a smaller, independently organized version of the larger TED conference held yearly in California.

George Mason University to Serve on Council Created to Support New Federally Funded Cybersecurity Center 

Posted: November 14, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: November 13, 2014 at 5:13 pm

George Mason is among other elite universities involved in the new council.

Talk It Out: A New Way to Teach Calculus That Leads to Student Success

Posted: November 12, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: November 11, 2014 at 1:19 pm

Shocked by the national failure rate of college calculus courses, Mason professor questions the status quo and finds new way to teach students the reasoning behind the equations.

 

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