Are we headed for an internet apocalypse?

Professor Peter Becker talks with Mason president Gregory Washington about how a predicted major increase in solar storm activity could be a prelude to an “internet apocalypse.”

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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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FAFSA Simplification Act - Important updates

Big changes are coming to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in the 2024-25 aid year. The Office of Student Financial Aid (OSFA) will help you keep track of these changes and navigate the new process. Visit and bookmark this pagefor updates.

COVID Clinic for students and employees

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Ƶ School of Business named in honor of Donald G. Costello

Watch the video below.about The Donald G. Costello College of Business


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Podcasts and Videos

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

COVID Vaccine Clinic for students and employees | Dec 6 |

Carter School Events on the Israel-Palestine Conflict |

  • The Gaza Narrative: Between Clinical Analysis and Moral Judgment | Dec 7, 12 p.m.-2 p.m. |

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Mason Athletics (Upcoming home events)

Dec. 16 – Men's Basketball vs. Loyola University (Md.), 6 p.m.
Dec. 19 – Men's Basketball vs. Bridgewater, 7 p.m.


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