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History Student Receives Dissertation Award

History Student Receives Dissertation Award

Roger Mellen, 2007 graduate of Mason’s PhD in history, was awarded an honorable mention for the Margaret A. Blanchard Doctoral Dissertation Prize.

4th Annual Dean’s Tailgate

4th Annual Dean’s Tailgate

Save the Date: Saturday, January 30, 2010, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Mason Hall Atrium. Men’s Basketball: George Mason University vs. James Madison University, game time 12:00 p.m. Alumni, family and friends gather in Mason Hall Alumni Atrium for food, fun and festivities before a home game.

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PIA Alumni Receive 2008 Fulbright Scholarships

PIA Alumni Receive 2008 Fulbright Scholarships

Rosella Glenn (BA global affairs '06, MA political science '08) travels to Dushanbe, Tajikistan, to work with USAID and other nongovernmental organizations. Lena Mualla (BA government and international politics '08)left for Surabaya, Indonesia to teach English as a second language.

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Summer Program Immerses Students in Italian Language and Culture

Summer Program Immerses Students in Italian Language and Culture

Learning a new language can be difficult, but students interested in studying Italian over the summer have the opportunity to participate in a new immersion program at Mason. The “Little Italies” program was developed specifically for Mason students and features intensive language instruction, daily Italian lunch hours, and trips to Italian cultural events in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Your Homework Tonight is to IM and YouTube

Your Homework Tonight is to IM and YouTube

In today's age where even presidential campaigns fall flat without a nifty video on YouTube, students taking Char Miller's section of Government 490 have a leg up, gaining hands-on experience linking government studies with the mastery of new media.

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