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As part of Mason's Safe Return to Campus Plan, all classes and associated instructional activities—including final exams—will be conducted virtually beginning November 30, while most campus facilities will remain open. Visit Mason’s Safe Return to Campus Plan for COVID-19 updates.

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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.


Join Dean Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm for the 2020 Celebration of Success that recognizes and shows appreciation of all College of Science faculty and staff.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Event held via Zoom
*Event open to College of Science faculty and staff only

This year, the dean will honor nine faculty and staff with awards for their service during the 2020 calendar year. All awards come with a monetary award of $1000. Nominations close at noon on Monday, November 30, 2020. 

Celebration of success 2020

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Tell us what you think: GRADUATE ESP Students Virtual Focus Group

Dec 4, 2020/10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Tell us what you think: Graduate ESP Students Virtual Focus Group 

Would you like to share ideas to shape Environmental Science and Policy programs at Mason?  

Join us Friday, December 4th from 10:00am-12:00noon 


Virtual Microbiology Journal Club with an emphasis on COVID-19 (MJC_COVID-19)

Dec 4, 2020/11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

As part of the effort to further strengthen our microbiology program and in consultation with several faculty, I have initiated a virtual Microbiology Journal Club with an emphasis on COVID-19 (MJC_COVID-19). Given the immense worldwide effect of the pandemic, it is also a timely endeavor.