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Food for Thought

Food for Thought

A 'farm' that keeps plants in a totally self-contained operation that eliminates the one variable that has vexed farmers since the dawn of agriculture: the weather.

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Mason Launches Master's Degree in Social Justice and Human Rights

Mason Launches Master's Degree in Social Justice and Human Rights

This fall, students can begin their studies in an interdisciplinary master’s degree (MAIS) in Social Justice and Human Rights. Joining the current Integrative Studies concentration in Social Justice and Human Rights and the minor in Social Justice, this MAIS degree expands on Mason’s commitment to prepare the next generation of social justice advocates and change agents.

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MAIS Student Receives a Summer Research Fellowship

MAIS Student Receives a Summer Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Matthew Brake for winning a Summer Research Fellowship to work on his thesis: "A Kierkegaardian Ethics of Mysticism and Religious Experience"

Socent Grad Wins GMU Business Plan Competition

Socent Grad Wins GMU Business Plan Competition

Congratulations to Scott Bauer for winning first prize and the audience choice award at the Dean's 8th Annual Business Plan Competition! Scott has developed a mobile phone accessory that combines a compression sleeve with a magnetic case...

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Amazon WaSH Project

Amazon WaSH Project

The Amazon WaSH project has proven to benefit the Maijuna, it is also an invigorating opportunity for students to learn more about themselves and the world around them.