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Graduation 2019Graduation 2019. Photo by Evan Cantwell/George Mason University
05/19/2019

Graduation 2019

Graduation 2019. Photo by Evan Cantwell/George Mason University

Commencement speaker Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina J. Mohammed speaks during Commencement 2019.  ...
05/17/2019

Commencement speaker Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina J. Mohammed speaks during Commencement 2019. Photo by: Ron Aira/Creative Services/George Mason University

CommencementCommencement 2019. Photo by Evan Cantwell/Creative Services/George Mason University
05/17/2019

Commencement

Commencement 2019. Photo by Evan Cantwell/Creative Services/George Mason University

We love to see how creative our Patriots can be when it comes to their mortarboards! Check them out! ➡️ find yoursel...
05/17/2019

We love to see how creative our Patriots can be when it comes to their mortarboards! Check them out! ➡️ find yourself and tag your 🎓

Graduation is less than two days away! Take a look at the Class of 2019 by the numbers. 🎓💚💛
05/15/2019

Graduation is less than two days away! Take a look at the Class of 2019 by the numbers. 🎓💚💛

Undergraduate students presented the results of their multidisciplinary research at the 8th Annual Celebration of Studen...
05/14/2019
Making an impact one research project at a time

Undergraduate students presented the results of their multidisciplinary research at the 8th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship and Impact. Read about the difference research makes >> http://fal.cn/AHYm

Students presented their research at the 8th annual Celebration of Student Scholarship on May 7, 2019. Photo by Mariam Aburdeineh

The collaboration between the George Mason University School of Business  and College of Science at George Mason Univers...
05/13/2019
Mason's Honey Bee Initiative expands its international impact

The collaboration between the George Mason University School of Business and College of Science at George Mason University now has 500 hives in Colombia, helping to provide sustainable income to families, and has plans to create colonies in Puerto Rico with chef José Andrés. Learn more about this sweet project 🐝 http://fal.cn/AjEu

Today we honor all of our Mothers and Mother figures in our lives in the Mason Nation the happiest of Mother's Days! We ...
05/12/2019

Today we honor all of our Mothers and Mother figures in our lives in the Mason Nation the happiest of Mother's Days! We hope you take this time to relax and enjoy this special day!

Mason is one of the first universities to offer the credential that could become a national model for collaboration betw...
05/10/2019
Digital credential gives Mason graduates an edge on the competition

Mason is one of the first universities to offer the credential that could become a national model for collaboration between universities and businesses. Mike Fasil, graduating this month, is among the first students to earn it. Learn how the credential enhances student employability >> http://fal.cn/ALBw

Mason is one of the first universities to offer a generalist digital technology credential that could become a national model for collaboration between universities and businesses. Mike Fasil, an ISOM major graduating this month, is among the first students to earn it. Photo by Lathan Goumas.

05/10/2019
Mason students work with ESPN

In the fall of 2018 ESPN+ began carrying Mason Student Media broadcast of Atlantic 10 Conference sports. Sports broadcast by Student Media include Men's and Women's Soccer, Baseball, Softball, and Lacrosse. Learn More >> http://fal.cn/AFyR

In the fall of 2018 ESPN+ began carrying Mason Student Media broadcast of A-10 sports. Sports broadcast by Student Media include Men's and Women's Soccer, Ba...

Master's student Nada Adibah is dedicating her career to researching and influencing policies that will create healthier...
05/09/2019
Mason graduate: Dedicating her life to public health

Master's student Nada Adibah is dedicating her career to researching and influencing policies that will create healthier communities. Learn what motivates her >> http://fal.cn/AbNY

Nada Adibah decided to come to Mason to study health policy. She will be graduating on May 17th. Photo by Lathan Goumas.

If you have confidence in your own abilities, there’s nothing to stop you from acing the exams. Good luck!
05/08/2019

If you have confidence in your own abilities, there’s nothing to stop you from acing the exams. Good luck!

It's National Teacher Appreciation Week! 🍎In honor of this week, we want to extend our appreciation to our alums who ...
05/06/2019

It's National Teacher Appreciation Week! 🍎In honor of this week, we want to extend our appreciation to our alums who are now educators from the College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University and our future teachers! #ThankATeacher

Ramadan Mubarak to all those in the Mason Nation ☪
05/06/2019

Ramadan Mubarak to all those in the Mason Nation ☪

05/04/2019
Traffic Gardens Educate Young Learners on Rules of the Road

DC elementary schools are getting a new kind of playground, thanks to College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University and District Department of Transportation. The Mason team installed "traffic gardens" and designed curriculum to educate preschoolers on bike safety and rules of the road. See how their work impacts the community http://bit.ly/2XhNspD

Nicole Cardaño-Hilary is the first player in the Atlantic 10 Conference to receive Rookie of the Year and Player of the...
05/02/2019
Finding a home away from home at Mason

Nicole Cardaño-Hilary is the first player in the Atlantic 10 Conference to receive Rookie of the Year and Player of the Year recognition in consecutive seasons. Learn what she likes best about Mason >> http://fal.cn/A9vl

Nicole Cardaño-Hilary signs an autograph for a young fan. Photo courtesy Mason Athletics.

Senior, Sofya Vetrova, recognized a great marketing opportunity with the robots' 🤖 arrival on campus. Learn more abou...
04/30/2019
‘Beep Boop Beep’ Mason marketing student partners with Starship robots

Senior, Sofya Vetrova, recognized a great marketing opportunity with the robots' 🤖 arrival on campus. Learn more about the many ways she's promoted meal plans and dining 🍽 options >> http://fal.cn/AoHD

Sofya Vetrova created the "Robot Exclusive," a newsletter packed with information about events, Mason Dining news, and coupons that come with Starship delivery orders. Photo by Lathan Goumas.

The practicalities of an unpaid internship, which can involve as many hours as a full-time job, can stop many students f...
04/29/2019
Scholarship fills financial gap for students in unpaid internships

The practicalities of an unpaid internship, which can involve as many hours as a full-time job, can stop many students from going beyond just looking at the position description. Enter George Mason University Career Services and the Unpaid Internship Scholarship. The scholarship provides direct support to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing unpaid internships in the fall or spring semesters or in the summer term. Learn more >> http://fal.cn/AxGT

With help from Mason's Unpaid Internship Scholarship, psychology major Jennifer Lyon has been able to intern with the American Red Cross in Washington, D.C. Photo by Ron Aira/Creative Services.

Mason is expanding its online course and program offerings that have already helped students such as communication major...
04/26/2019
Logging on to innovative learning

Mason is expanding its online course and program offerings that have already helped students such as communication major Jennifer Kasse-Wanzer manage their busy lifestyles. Find out more >> http://fal.cn/Ad3T

Jennifer Kasse-Wanzer, a senior communication major and mother of two, says online classes help her manage a busy schedule. Photo by Lathan Goumas.

Nine Mason faculty members covered topics such as climate science, climate mitigation, climate adaptation, climate commu...
04/25/2019
University brings diversity of voices in fight against climate change

Nine Mason faculty members covered topics such as climate science, climate mitigation, climate adaptation, climate communication, climate policy and why climate change is a public-health issue at a panel discussion Monday, April 22. Learn what they had to say >> http://fal.cn/ATlD

Nine professors from various disciplines participated in the "Climate 3.0: the Science, the Politics, and the Policy Agenda" panel on April 22. Photo by Lathan Goumas/Strategic Communications.

Thomas Duxbury, a research professor of planetary science within the Department of Physics and Astronomy in Mason’s Co...
04/24/2019
Mason scientist leads an international effort to study the moons of Mars

Thomas Duxbury, a research professor of planetary science within the Department of Physics and Astronomy in Mason’s College of Science, will lead a collection of international space agency representatives studying the two moons orbiting Mars. Learn more about the research >> http://fal.cn/APe1

While photographing Mars, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope captured a cameo appearance of the tiny moon Phobos on its trek around the planet in 2017. Photo courtesy of NASA.

Amanda McDonald brings an adventurous spirit to her art, whether it's her work with comics or for wearable art, like thi...
04/23/2019
Senior's art is never paint by numbers

Amanda McDonald brings an adventurous spirit to her art, whether it's her work with comics or for wearable art, like this jacket dedicated to her grandmother and designed to represent her Slovak heritage. Learn how Mason helped expand her artistic boundaries. >> http://bit.ly/2DFcckD

Congratulations to our first-ever Patriot Peeps Diorama Contest winner! With 55% of the votes, "3PM at the JC Starbucks"...
04/22/2019

Congratulations to our first-ever Patriot Peeps Diorama Contest winner! With 55% of the votes, "3PM at the JC Starbucks" took the top spot! We are looking forward to next year's diorama entries, Mason Nation - so get ready to pick up some Peeps and start thinking of your unique scene!

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference ...
04/22/2019

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference and you have to decide what kind of a difference you want to make.” - Jane Goodall 🌎🌍🌏

Happy Easter to all in the Mason Nation! Easter is about more than eggs and candy. It’s also about peace, love, and fa...
04/21/2019

Happy Easter to all in the Mason Nation! Easter is about more than eggs and candy. It’s also about peace, love, and family (and maybe some chocolate 🍫).

Acclaimed author Gary Shapiro and Mason President Ángel Cabrera will be at The MIX on Tuesday, April 23 for a fireside ...
04/20/2019

Acclaimed author Gary Shapiro and Mason President Ángel Cabrera will be at The MIX on Tuesday, April 23 for a fireside chat about the future of innovation. All attendees receive a copy of Shapiro's book: "Ninja Future: Secrets to Success in the New World of Innovation." To register >> https://startup.gmu.edu/fireside-chat

Chag Pesach Sameach! Wishing all in the Mason Nation a Happy Passover! ✡️
04/19/2019

Chag Pesach Sameach! Wishing all in the Mason Nation a Happy Passover! ✡️

Junior Katie Russell worries about the environment and the effects of climate change. "It's all the more reason to act, ...
04/19/2019
Udall Scholar practices what she preaches

Junior Katie Russell worries about the environment and the effects of climate change. "It's all the more reason to act, to do what you can, to do your part," she said. Find out why those who know Katie call her a ball of energy >> http://fal.cn/ANZ3

Russell is spending the spring 2019 semester in Cholula, Mexico, studying at the Universidad de las Américas Puebla. Photo provided.

“I always enjoyed working with my hands, so I started applying around to all of the breweries in the area because I re...
04/17/2019
Cheers! This class teaches students to appreciate wine and beer

“I always enjoyed working with my hands, so I started applying around to all of the breweries in the area because I remembered how much I had enjoyed the class,” said Michael Sutherland, BS Community Health ’15, who is now the head brewer of New District Brewing Company.

The class, NUTR 430/530 Introduction to Wine and Beer, is taught by Kerri LaCharite, assistant professor in the Department of Nutrition and Food Studies, and has one of the longest waiting lists at the university. http://fal.cn/AhDJ

Mason senior Madalyn Grutzius inspects the color of a beer before sampling it during NUTR 430, Introduction to Wine and Beer. Photo by Lathan Goumas/Strategic Communications

For Mason's Eddie Adams, 'the cello became an instrument of survival'. A Washington Post feature story on the sophomore ...
04/16/2019

For Mason's Eddie Adams, 'the cello became an instrument of survival'. A Washington Post feature story on the sophomore cellist explores how the instrument became a lifeline for him, leading him to George Mason University’s School of Music. Learn more about his journey. >> http://fal.cn/Ascw (Photo by Rafael Suanes)

Rick Holt, Ellen Rodgers, and Carley Fisher-Maltese were the Mason team that developed the traffic gardens and accompany...
04/16/2019
Where do good bicyclists grow? In a garden, of course

Rick Holt, Ellen Rodgers, and Carley Fisher-Maltese were the Mason team that developed the traffic gardens and accompanying curriculum installed at two Washington, D.C., elementary schools. Learn how their work impacts the community 🚴 http://fal.cn/AsW7

(Left to right) Rick Holt, Ellen Rodgers and Carley Fisher-Maltese were the Mason team that developed the Traffic Gardens and accompanying curriculum at two Washington, D.C., elementary schools. "They just ran with the program," said DDOT policy analyst Jonathan Rogers. Photo by Marileny Smith.

The Patriot Peep Diorama Contest was a great success and we've narrowed it down to three finalists! It's time for the Ma...
04/15/2019

The Patriot Peep Diorama Contest was a great success and we've narrowed it down to three finalists! It's time for the Mason Nation to vote for their favorite! Cast your ballot here 🗳 http://fal.cn/AA_2

Mark Ginsberg, dean of the College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University, said Amazon's entry int...
04/15/2019
In the College of Education and Human Development, it's reading, writing and ... digital learning

Mark Ginsberg, dean of the College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University, said Amazon's entry into Northern Virginia "challenges us to be the very best we can be." Find out how the college is meeting that challenge with innovation and research. >> http://fal.cn/AAqE

Ginsberg said the college is developing a university curriculum that will be part of a new teacher licensure program in computer science. Photo provided.

Attention, Mason Class of 2023! You could win a $5,000 scholarship💰from @towbrand by declaring you’re attending Geo...
04/14/2019

Attention, Mason Class of 2023! You could win a $5,000 scholarship💰from @towbrand by declaring you’re attending George Mason University in the fall! 💚💛 Visit declarationdays.com to learn more! #DeclarationDays #Mason2023

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