- November 20, 2023
The big winners of a two-month-long competition to create innovative ways to combat counterfeiting were Mason students and alumni—and the world at large. See who won the thousands in prize money in the Bring Down Counterfeiting Hackathon 2023 and who helped sponsor it.
- November 10, 2023
A guest speaker to a Schar School classroom provided first-hand insight into life, such as it is, in North Korea. And Justin Seo should know: He’s a defector.
- Schar School’s Jack A. Goldstone Honored with Third Career Achievement Award and Ninth for Best ArticleOctober 3, 2023
Goldstone’s research has recently been honored with the Distinguished Career in Political Sociology Award, the Ibn Khaldun Distinguished Career Award, and the Myron Weiner Award for his contributions to the field of political demography from the International Studies Association.
- September 28, 2023
An innovative program to fund unpaid federal internships for Schar School students launches. Read more about the Federal Workforce Initiative.
- September 27, 2023
A groundbreaking study uncovers where four of the world’s most dangerous illicit trade centers are located. The report also reveals who allows them to persist and succeed.
- July 6, 2023
Katie Rose, a 2018 Mason graduate, was named Miss Virginia 2023. The Alpha Phi sister dazzled judges with ballet dancing and her strong advocacy to raise awareness of domestic violence issues.
- June 13, 2023
A new collaboration between the Schar School and the University of Central Florida will help ensure people on probation and parole get the help they need while also maintaining public safety.
- June 1, 2023
White House Office of Management and Budget veteran Kathy Stack is the 2023 Paul L. Posner Award winner for government service.
- May 11, 2023
Women and nonbinary PhD students often are at a loss during the final stages of their degree program. Mentoring can be vital, and is available, said the Schar School’s Catherine Maclean.
- May 2, 2023
Academics, industry professionals, and local leaders gathered at a conference to develop effective pathways for collaboration on energy and climate action for local communities. Here’s what they said.