Sustainability

Mason Hosts Earth Day ‘Go Gaga for Green’ Festival in Arlington

Posted: April 23, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 23, 2015 at 2:05 pm

Family events include music, a lip synch contest and kid-painted rain barrels.

Mason Opens Hydroponic Greenhouse in Push Toward Improved Sustainability

Posted: April 22, 2015 at 2:12 pm, Last Updated: April 23, 2015 at 11:56 am

George Mason students, staff and faculty got their first looks at the newly renovated greenhouse that’s part of the school’s push toward improved sustainability.

Mason Professor Louise Shelley Awarded Inaugural Carnegie Fellowship

Posted: April 22, 2015 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 22, 2015 at 9:24 am

The award will support her new book on illicit global trade that occurs in both the real and virtual worlds.

Greenhouse Transformed into Food Supplier for Mason Dining

Posted: April 20, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 17, 2015 at 4:17 pm

The greenhouse will provide food to Ike’s and catered university events, in exchange for funding of a part-time greenhouse staff position.

Sen. Kaine Delivers Keynote Address for Mason Global Energy Policy Conference 

Posted: April 16, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 16, 2015 at 9:32 am

The impact of energy and climate change are on the agenda for the two-day conference. 

Mason Science, Communication Students Come Together for School Environmental Action Showcase

Posted: April 10, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: April 9, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The Showcase encourages science and tech-savvy K-12 students to create solutions to current environmental issues.