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An Outside Chance of Winning: Mason Enters Recreation Contest

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 29, 2014 at 1:29 pm

The university is one of 10 colleges nationwide competing to see whose students can spend the most time participating in outdoor sports and activities.

Before the Semester Begins, STEM Boot Camp Gives Freshmen a Boost

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 29, 2014 at 12:16 pm

This week, 52 incoming freshmen are getting an early chance at academic and career success as part of “crash course” in calculus, cell biology, general chemistry or physics.

Birds Change Their Tune to Be Heard Above City Noise

Posted: July 29, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: July 28, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Birds are changing their tune to be heard over the urban clamor of traffic and jackhammers, but the screechy citified songs may make it tougher to defend their territory and may lead to fewer chances to attract a mate, says Mason student researcher Jessica Magnotti.

Launch of Company Leads Undergraduate Down Bridal Path

Posted: July 25, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 24, 2014 at 9:55 pm

Management major Steven Gaudaen co-founds a “pop-up wedding” business that favors romances over finances, fun over fuss.

Orientation Event Gives Freshmen a
Sporting Chance

Posted: July 11, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 11, 2014 at 7:21 am

The “Rockin the RAC” orientation event introduces incoming students to campus athletic opportunities.

From Participants to Mentors, Early Identification Program Students Come Full Circle

Posted: July 10, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: July 9, 2014 at 10:25 pm

Seventeen Mason students and alumni will mentor about 350 high school students as part of Mason’s Early Identification Program Summer Academy.

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