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Williams honored as 2017 recipient of the Bradley Prize

Williams honored as 2017 recipient of the Bradley Prize

Walter E. Williams, John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University, is one of this year’s winners of the distinguished Bradley Prize, for “individuals of extraordinary talent and determination who have made contributions of excellence” in areas consistent with the mission of the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation.

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Russillo becomes first female deputy superintendent

Russillo becomes first female deputy superintendent

“From the first time I sat in a police car, I knew this is what I wanted to do.” Criminology, Law and Society alumna, Tracy Russillo, (Law Enforcement '88) is a 28-year veteran of the Virginia State Police and the first woman to be appointed deputy superintendent of the department.

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New Leaves Writers' Conference 2017

New Leaves Writers' Conference 2017

Readings, panels, and presentations highlight the 2017 New Leaves Festival, to be held Monday, April 3 - Friday, April 7, and hosted by the Creative Writing program at George Mason University. Except as noted, all events are open to the public and take place at locations on Mason’s Fairfax, VA, campus.

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CARP Research Lab hosts inaugural conference

CARP Research Lab hosts inaugural conference

The Character Assassination and Reputation Politics (CARP) Research Lab is led by an interdisciplinary research team of scholars particularly interested in the deliberate destruction of an individual’s reputation or credibility through character attacks. The Lab’s first major event was held at Mason’s Arlington campus March 3 - 5, 2017 and hosted scholars from across campus, from all over the country, and from around the world.

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