Sustainability

Mason Researchers Featured in New Documentary on Elephant Poaching

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Louise Shelley and Gretchen Peters explain how the illegal ivory trade can be stopped.

Students Launch Floating Wetlands on Mason Pond

Posted: May 13, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2015 at 11:07 am

The yearlong project brings together art and science students and is designed to clean the water as well as to spur ecological awareness.

Raquel Friedmann, Senior of the Year

Posted: May 13, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2015 at 9:51 am

Friedmann has spent her final semester at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation studying the intersection of conservation, biodiversity, and society.

Harriet Fulbright Meets Mason Fulbright Scholars, Participates in Panel

Posted: May 6, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 5, 2015 at 3:59 pm

Mason president Cabrera, other Fulbright recipients tell how the program transformed their lives.

Director of Mason’s Energy and Enterprise Initiative Receives JFK Profile in Courage Award

Posted: May 1, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 30, 2015 at 12:56 pm

In 2012, Inglis founded the Mason-based Energy and Enterprise Initiative.

Mason Helps Coastal Communities by Joining Virginia Sea Grant Charter

Posted: April 28, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: April 27, 2015 at 4:36 pm

Virginia Sea Grant works with resource managers, businesses, communities, and other affected parties to provide and apply the best science available.