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Archive for April, 2015

Hands-On Healing

by Mason Spirit contributor on April 21st, 2015

College of Health and Human Services students are doing their part to improve health care, from rural West Virginia to Swaziland.

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Mission Control

by Colleen Kearney Rich on April 21st, 2015

Mason alumna Sandra Cauffman has spent 24 years helping projects run smoothly at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.

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Mason physicist Erdal Yiğit is working to interpret and scrutinize the data MAVEN is collecting now that it has entered the atmosphere of the Red Planet and begun to send back information.

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Saying ‘Yes’ to a Line of Dresses

by Mason Spirit contributor on April 14th, 2015

In 2009, bride-to-be Sareh Nouri, BA Art ’04, was desperate to find the wedding dress of her dreams. As her big day approached, she grew more and more frustrated at her inability to find the perfect dress, so she decided to design her own.

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