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George Mason School of Business: A Ragan Family Tradition

July 14, 2015

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It’s not uncommon for children to follow in the footsteps of one of their parents when choosing a college. The Ragan family has taken this tradition to the extreme with six family members attending George Mason University and five out of six earning business degrees. Joe Ragan III, a 1991 MS Accounting alumnus and a […]

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Alumni Service Award Presented to Michael Gallagher [Video]

May 7, 2015

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The George Mason University Alumni Association annually recognizes outstanding alumni at the Celebration of Distinction. This year, Michael Gallagher MBA ’94 is the recipient of the 2015 Alumni Service Award. A segment of Gallagher’s thank you speech can be found below. “I’m not a joiner, and I never have been. In fact I’m too often embarrassed when […]

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$10,000 Awarded to an Eclectic Assortment of Mason Inventions

April 14, 2015

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OnYou, a mobile phone accessory that combines a compression sleeve with a magnetic case, won the grand prize of $5,000 in the 8th Dean’s Business Plan Competition sponsored by George Mason University’s School of Business and Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. OnYou also won the $1,000 Audience Choice Award. The competition runner up was Iron […]

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8th Annual Dean’s Business Plan Competition

April 13, 2015

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The School of Business’ 8th Annual Dean’s Business Plan Competition was held on Friday, April 10, 2015. Selected teams presented their plans for a new business or venture before a live audience and panel of judges comprised of successful entrepreneurs. Through the generosity of our donors, the School of Business has established the Mason Student […]

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Volkswagen Pledges $250,000 to School of Business

April 10, 2015

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With a culture deeply rooted in corporate giving and community involvement, the Volkswagen Group of America understands that the future success of a community depends largely on the education of our young people today. Realizing the potential of the business students at George Mason University, the Volkswagen Group of America has recently pledged $250,000 to […]

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