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Professor, Students Study Shipwreck Microbes to Analyze Oil Spill Effects

Posted: July 6, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: July 2, 2015 at 3:47 pm

By Michele McDonald Deepwater shipwrecks make for a watery laboratory and they’re just the place for George Mason University microbial ecologist Leila Hamdan to find tiny organisms that record how healthy the environment is. An environmental science and policy professor in Mason’s College of Science, Hamdan took a research crew of George Mason students to…

New Ranking Puts Mason in Top 20 of U.S. ‘Green’ Colleges

Posted: June 30, 2015 at 1:48 pm, Last Updated: July 2, 2015 at 10:13 am

The national poll has Mason at No. 18 for sustainable efforts and education.

Mason’s Online Nursing Baccalaureate Degree Program Among Best in Nation

Posted: June 29, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: June 29, 2015 at 9:04 am

The website valuecolleges.com ranked George Mason’s RN-to-BSN program among the top 50 in the nation for 2015.

Mason Student’s New Motherhood Inspires Art

Posted: June 26, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: June 26, 2015 at 3:34 pm

With the help of supportive faculty and fellow graduate students at Mason, Irvin was able to take extra classes while pregnant and continue her independent study, despite giving birth in the middle of the fall semester.

Honors College Class of 2019 Learns Giving Back Is ‘the Real Education’

Posted: June 25, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2015 at 9:40 am

As part of orientation, about 300 members of the Honors College Class of 2019 provided free labor Wednesday for Women Giving Back, a nonprofit organization that supplies clothing to women and children at no charge.

Study Abroad Expands Horizons for Marketing Student

Posted: June 25, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2015 at 9:13 am

Finney’s courses in organizational behavior, principles of marketing, sustainable development, and management information systems all counted as credits toward his Mason marketing degree.