Rendering of Academic VII
A Hub for Health Care

With a new “health college” on the horizon, George Mason University is positioning itself to become a hub for Northern Virginia health care.

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Peggy Doyle
“19 and Full of Hope”

Many things about nursing have changed over the 40 years since George Mason University began offering career training, but one thing hasn’t changed—the compassionate people who are drawn to the profession.

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Mason graduate students Anya Creightney, Marcos Martinez, and Meghan McNamara of Stillhouse Press
Start the Presses

A new alumni-led initiative, Stillhouse Press, has Mason creative writing students dabbling in “craft” publishing.

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Mercatus Center
Building an Economic Powerhouse

Mason is known for its economists and that is no accident. For years, the Mercatus Center has been supporting the cultivation of great thinkers.

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"Alumni Weeknd 2014"
Mason Proud

The Mason Nation gathers for Alumni Weekend 2014.

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Cultivating Bright Ideas

Entrepreneurship is one of Mason’s hallmarks, and there is no shortage of students looking to start something.

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From the Issue


Annie Yu: Reporting Live from the Nation’s Capital

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While a communication major at Mason, news anchor Annie Yu began an internship at Fox5 News, and now covers some of the biggest stories in the Washington, D.C., region.

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Mason undergraduate Jade Garrett presents her bear device at Patriot Demo Day outside of the Mason Innovation Lab. Photo by Evan Cantwell

Student Creates Bear-y Good Device for Special Needs Children

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Senior Jade Garrett has created a game-controller stuffed bear that helps autistic children more easily interact with computers.

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Conservation Work Improves Outcomes of Red Pandas

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Conservation biologist Elizabeth Freeman says the birth of panda cubs at Mason’s Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute demonstrates how improved captive breeding programs and species survival can be accomplished across the globe.

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