Carter School is No. 1 for conflict analysis and resolution

Ƶ’s Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter School for Peace and Conflict Resolution is ranked No. 1 nationally among public institutions for its overall performance.

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Mason's Family of the Year exemplifies the importance of student support

Senior Keryssa Ward credits her personal growth to her family, and her involvement in Mason organizations.

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The critical importance of shared humanity

Mason President Gregory Washington talks with Melissa Perry, Dean of the College of Public Health, about using artificial intelligence and virtual reality to help solve the nation’s health challenges and what she calls Virginia’s triple health crisis.

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Mason's campuses are a living lab

In recognition of Sustainability Month, we look at Mason's biggest lab—the nearly 1,000 acres of land, waterways, forests, and buildings being used as a dynamic Living Lab for hands-on applied environmental research.

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Recent Episodes:

Access to Excellence Podcast (Ep 53): The critical importance of shared humanity

President Gregory Washington speaks with guest Melissa Perry, dean of George Mason's College of Public Health, about the "epidemic of loneliness" that has heightened the importance of a shared humanity. Learn more and listen to this episode.

Our Future, Transformed (Ep 6): A New Space Race

Guest Hakeem Oluseyi, astrophysicist and research professor at Ƶ. Watch now.

Gaza in Context: A Collaborative Teach-In Series

This teach-in series, cosponsored by Ƶ’s Center for Global Islamic Studies, along with 22 universities and research centers, introduces educators, researchers, students, and the general public to issues related to the ongoing war on Gaza. .

Events Around Campus

November - Celebrate Veterans with this month's at the Hylton Performing Arts Center

Carter School Events on the Israel Palestine Conflict |

  • Why are we in a war and how do we go for peace? | Nov 29, 3 p.m. |
  • Women and Children as Targets of War | Nov 30, 11 a.m. ET. |
  • The Gaza Narrative: Between Clinical Analysis and Moral Judgment | Dec 7, 12 p.m.-2 p.m. |

Mason Symphonic Band Concert | Nov 29, 8 p.m. | Dewberry School of Music | Center for the Arts |

Mason Wind Symphony Concert:Enigma | Nov 30, 8 p.m. | Center for the Arts |

Mason Opera:An Evening of Gilbert & Sullivan | Dec 1, 8 p.m.; Dec 2, 3 p.m.| SciTech Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater |

Mason Symphony and Choirs Holiday Concert |Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. | Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts |

COVID Vaccine Clinic for students and employees | Dec 6 |

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