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Celebrating and Honoring the Class of 2020

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Congratulations to the graduates of the Class of 2020!  Your determination, strength, talents, and resilience are reflected in your achievements. We honor you and your outstanding accomplishments, and we wish you all the best for a beautiful life!

Join us online at 2:00 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, May 22 on GMU-TV  for the Celebration of 2020 Mason Graduates. The twenty-minute celebration will feature remarks from Anne Holton and a performance by Doc Nix and the Green Machine along with other special guests.

Continue the celebration by following the link to the College of Science event, provided at the end of the broadcast. There, you'll find a special message from Dean Ali Analibi, 2020 graduates, and several other exciting videos celebrating the Class of 2020.

Please share the link to GMU-TV with your family and friends.

See you at 2:00 p.m.!


A special congratulations to all of our PhD students. View a few examples of their amazing work. 

Aslaa Ahmed
PhD Bioscience

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Carol Ajjan
PhD Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Haley Ball
PhD Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Taryn Brooks Faulconer
PhD Biosciences

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Susan Howard
PhD Environmental Science and Policy (OneHealth)

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Ratna Khatri
PhD in Mathematical Sciences 
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Elizabeth Lang
PhD Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Airon Leahigh
PhD Chemistry and Biochemistry
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Chengbi Liu
PhD Geography and Geoinformation Science
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