Sustainability

Bridge over Troubled Water: New Water Forum Creates National, Global Ties

Posted: August 8, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: August 7, 2014 at 5:22 pm

A new Water Forum encourages collaboration on water science, policy and education.

Fulbright Scholar to Study How Economic Incentives Could Result in Clean Water for Brazil

Posted: August 8, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 11, 2014 at 7:43 am

Environmental Science and Policy doctoral student Ryan Richards will examine whether financial incentives can improve São Paulo’s drinking water.

A Degree That Could Save the World: Biodefense Policy

Posted: July 31, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: August 7, 2014 at 11:26 am

Students who study at the “intersection of where science meets security” find employment opportunities, return on investment and a chance to help the planet.

Mason-Launched Global Problem Solving Consortium Tackles Food Supply Issue

Posted: July 11, 2014 at 5:05 am, Last Updated: August 4, 2014 at 2:37 pm

Senior Leena Halabi is in Moscow this week, representing Mason at a Global Problem Solving Consortium workshop on food supply.

Future Environmental Leaders Gather for Youth Summit

Posted: June 25, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: June 24, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Mason welcomes 172 delegates to campus this week for the 2014 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment, a weeklong summer program for high school juniors and seniors.

High School Students Work with Mason Grads in Summer Conservation Classes

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 1, 2014 at 9:01 am

Through the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation’s residential classes held this month in Front Royal, Va., high school juniors and seniors are learning some hands-on lessons from George Mason students and alumni who are passionate about environmental sciences.

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