George Mason University
01/19/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
"When our students engage with elected officials — as they are in the picture [below] with State Senator Bryce Reeves, a Mason alumnus — policy makers see first-hand the kind of talent that Mason attracts and produces. They also gain greater understanding into the role Mason serves as an economic engine and innovator for Northern Virginia and the entire state." ~ President Ángel Cabrera [...
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At ‘Mason Lobbies,’ students tell our story
That feeling when you get to the top with George Mason and you realize it's just the beginning! Who's ready for the Spring semester? #Welcome2Mason transfer students and we can't wait to welcome back all of our students next week!
George Mason University
01/17/2017 at 16:35. Facebook
Local and national first responders will learn how to protect themselves during outbreaks of infectious diseases or pandemics thanks to training from George Mason University’s Office of Safety, Emergency, and Enterprise Risk Management. >> [ Link ]

Mason leads training for first responders | George Mason
George Mason University
01/16/2017 at 14:17. Facebook
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?" -- Martin Luther King, Jr.
George Mason University
01/13/2017 at 15:51. Facebook
Veterans of combat often return home from conflict zones with mental and emotional traumas. Sometimes those traumas lead to unhealthy or illegal involvement in drugs and alcohol. If veterans are apprehended in Fairfax County, Va., chances are they’ll be introduced to the Fairfax County Government Veterans Treatment Docket, Virginia’s only court-supervised program specifically for military...
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Legal help for veterans: Taking the case for those who have taken up arms | George Mason
George Mason University
01/12/2017 at 15:41. Facebook
Imagine you are a student at NOVA Community College, but one with a valid George Mason University ID card, access to George Mason’s library and its facilities, the ability to join Mason student organizations and the chance to take one Mason course each school year. If you are a mechanical engineering student in the Mason-NOVA Dual Admissions Compact, those are precisely the privileges...
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Mason-NOVA CC dual admissions program takes first step
When the project began, the American students were not certain how the students in Kosovo—the highest per-capita supplier of ISIS fighters in Europe—would respond. After all, the Americans were asking for honest answers as to how violent Muslim extremism had impacted their lives. It was a brave dialogue on both sides of the ocean via Skype between six master’s students from George Mason...
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Social media project addresses extremist violence at home and abroad
The Rangel Program helps to promote greater diversity in the U.S. Foreign Service by offering a summer enrichment program to undergraduates and a fellowship to rising graduate students. Two alumni and one Mason undergraduate were selected as part of this year's group ➡ [ Link ]

Three Mason students selected for Charles B. Rangel Fellowship
The Dialogue and Difference class at George Mason University is set up so international and American students can explore controversial topics such as politics, race, and religion in a safe, nonjudgmental environment. But when the topic of the hijab came up, Ana Diaz felt tension in the room. >> [ Link ]

Creating dialogues that make a difference | George Mason
Sen. Colgan believed strongly in the power of public colleges and universities to strengthen our communities. He backed up that belief with his tireless support for state institutions, most notably Mason. Sen. Colgan was particularly instrumental in the development of our Science and Technology Campus in Prince William County, his home district.

We were honored to have him as our friend and...
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Charles J. Colgan, longest-serving member of the Virginia Senate, dies at 90
Happy New Year to all in the Mason Nation!
It's time to Get Patriotic! Cheer on the George Mason Patriots men's basketball team as they take on Virginia Commonwealth University tomorrow at EagleBank Arena.
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It's never too early to start making plans for Homecoming!
February 6-11, 2017
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May the light of the kinara fill your home with peace and light and your new year with love. Joyous Kwanzaa!
Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas!
Chag Urim Sameach
שמח חג האורים
To our 2016 Mason graduates, congratulations on your well-deserved success!
Have a safe and happy winter break, Patriots! We are looking forward to welcoming you back in 2017!
Class of 2016! Congratulations on your graduation and best wishes for your next adventure!
Congratulations to our 2016 Winter Graduates!