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Patriot Profile: Denys Kuratchenko

By Mariam Aburdeineh, BA ’13 on August 18, 2020

In response to COVID-19, senior Denys Kuratchenko and others from the MIX’s maker community created 3D-printed personal protective equipment (PPE), with Kuratchenko setting up a “print farm” in his apartment.

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ADVANCE Student: Diego Ortega

By Priyanka Champaneri, BA '05, MFA '10 on April 18, 2020

After serving in the U.S. Marines, Diego Ortega began taking classes at NOVA to pursue a career in human resources. Then one day, a poster for ADVANCE caught his eye.

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ADVANCE Student: Arlenne Hall

By Priyanka Champaneri, BA '05, MFA '10 on April 18, 2020

Hoping that a bachelor’s degree will help her move up the corporate ladder, Arlenne Hall joined the fall 2019 ADVANCE class in the business management pathway.

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Patriot Profile: Ryan Pfeifle

By John Hollis on March 30, 2020

PhD student Ryan Pfeifle, BA Physics ’17, was part of a team of Mason researchers who were the talk of the entire science community last fall when they discovered a rare trio of supermassive black holes.

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ADVANCE Student: Sofia Escoto

By Priyanka Champaneri, BA '05, MFA '10 on March 18, 2020

A member of the ADVANCE inaugural class of fall 2018, Sofia Escoto is a student in the biology pathway.

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Amazing Amazon Alumni: Prinkle Lopes, MS Information Systems ’18

By Mason Spirit contributor on December 18, 2019

Meet some of the amazing Mason alumni working at Amazon.

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Amazing Amazon Alumni: Taylor Cacciotti, BS Information Technology ’19

By Mason Spirit contributor on December 18, 2019

Meet some of the amazing Mason alumni working at Amazon.

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