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Patriots, have a safe winter break

Help the Mason community fight COVID-19. Get vaccinated (including boosters), get tested before and after holiday gatherings, and continue to use the Mason COVID Health Check. 

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Honoring Thomas Lovejoy

Dr. Thomas Lovejoy who passed away on December 25, 2021 was a Distinguished University Professor of Environmental Science and Policy, the founding Scientific Director of the Institute for a Sustainable Earth, and a mentor and friend to countless graduate students, researchers, and faculty colleagues.


Academic programs that bring opportunity

Just outside the nation's capital, we've built connections with government agencies and industry partners working at the forefront of scientific research. Combine those with our advanced facilities for getting real-world work experience and options for tailoring your degree, and our students have more opportunity to land jobs, internships, and research collaborations that really help them stand out.

Students work in Deborah Polayes Biology of Microorganisms Lab. Photo by Lathan Goumas/Office of Communications and Marketing

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1st GMU Math Alumni / Student Conference

Jan 21, 2022/9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Please join us for the 1st GMU Math Alumni / Student Conference In person: Exploratory Hall, room 3301 Via zoom: This event is aimed at providing GMU Math students and alumni an opportunity to discuss job opportunities in academia, industry and national labs. Students will have a chance to

Crucial Conversations Skillshops

Jan 27, 2022/1:00 - 3:00 PM


Focusing on Your Message and the Facts Led by a certified trainer in the Crucial Conversations model, these sessions will focus on practicing the crucial skills needed to ensure your challenging conversations are handled effectively. Through videos and role-play scenarios, you’ll focus on how to ensure you show up in

Climate Action Plan Townhall

Jan 28, 2022/12:00 - 1:30 PM


George Mason University is accelerating action in response to the climate crisis by developing a new Climate Action Plan. These townhalls are a platform for the Mason Community to hear updates, to engage with the Mason Sustainability Council, and share your thoughts about the future of climate action at Mason