May 23, 2016

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University Closed Memorial Day – Monday, May 30th

In observance of the Memorial Day Holiday, the University will be closed and no classes will be in session on Monday, May 30th. To view the Summer 2016 Academic Calendar, visit http://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/summer/.

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May 23, 2016

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New Section of MGMT 451 for Fall 2016

The School of Business has added a new section of MGMT 451 (Introduction to Entrepreneurship) for Fall 2016. MGMT 451-003 (CRN 82087) will meet on Fridays at 10:30am.  The course is now open for registration in Patriot Web.

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May 23, 2016

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Academic Advising Walk-in Hours Canceled Friday, June 3rd

Please be advised, the academic advising walk-in hours are canceled for Friday, June 3rd. Academic advising hours will resume on Monday, June 6th from 9:30am-11:30am and 1:00pm-3:30pm. To view the Summer academic advising hours, click here All students are advised to call the Office of Academic and Career Services at 703-993-1880 prior to coming in […]

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May 16, 2016

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Summer 2016 Classes

Summer 2016 courses will be held May 16 – August 3. The last day to drop a course for the Summer A session is Monday, May 23. For a complete listing of Summer 2016 registration dates and deadlines, visit http://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/summer/.

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May 16, 2016

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Summer Internship Opportunity with Chick-fil-A Fair Lakes

The Summer Internship experience at Chick-fil-A Fair Lakes is a two-month full-time paid experiential learning program designed to provide college students with knowledge and skill that will allow them to excel within Chick-fil-A or any other organization. Interns will receive individual coaching and development from the local franchise owner at their Chick-fil-A restaurant, as well […]

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May 16, 2016

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Tuesday Evening Advising Hours Resume August 30th

Please be advised, Tuesday evening academic advising hours have ended for the Spring 2016 semester.  The Tuesday evening academic advising hours will resume for Fall 2016 on August 30th. All students are advised to call the Office of Academic and Career Services at 703-993-1880 prior to coming in for a walk-in to check on advising […]

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May 10, 2016

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Summer Academic Advising Hours

Summer Academic Advising Hours (beginning May 16, 2016) Enterprise Hall, Room 008 Monday through Thursday (except Wednesday): 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Office closes at 1:00 p.m. on Friday) No Tuesday Evenings Hours All students are advised to call the Office of Academic […]

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May 6, 2016

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BUS Courses in the Schedule of Classes

Courses with the BUS prefix, previously listed under ‘School of Business’ in the Schedule of Classes, are now listed under ‘Business’. To view the Schedule of Classes, visit patriotweb.gmu.edu.

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May 2, 2016

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Reminder about Mason’s Honor Code

The School of Business faculty and staff know this is often a very challenging time in the semester for students, and that some may feel tempted to cheat or plagiarize on final assignments or exams. We want to remind all students that they have an obligation to themselves, to current and future employers, and to […]

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April 25, 2016

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Business Courses Offered at Arlington Campus for Fall 2016

Based on feedback from students, the School of Business is offering several undergraduate classes on the Arlington campus this fall: Course Day/Time CRN ACCT 301 009 Mondays 10:30am-1:10pm 81424 MIS 301 008 Thursdays 10:30am-1:10pm 81451 MIS 303 008 Thursdays 10:30am-1:10pm 81452 MKTG 301 014 Wednesdays 1:30pm-4:10pm 81446 MKTG 303 014 Wednesdays 1:30pm-4:10pm 81447 OM 301 […]

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April 25, 2016

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Grad Fest 2016

Grad Fest is an annual tradition at George Mason University. Come join your fellow classmates and take part in all the Grad Fest 2016 activities. Grad Fest is a series of fun events designed to celebrate and recognize the accomplishments of Mason graduates. Events are open to seniors and graduate students to encourage them to […]

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April 25, 2016

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Calling All Innovators: Join the Fall 2016 Social Innovation Fellows Cohort

Calling all innovators! All Mason undergraduates who have the spark, imagination and energy to join the fall 2016 cohort of Social Innovation Fellows are invited to apply. Based on the Arlington Campus, the Social Innovation Fellows will use their courses, labs, and interaction with social innovation experts to develop, present and pitch their projects designed […]

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April 22, 2016

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2016 School of Business Convocation

School of Business Convocation Friday, May 13, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. EagleBank Arena Convocation is the School of Business’s graduation ceremony held every May. Convocation will be held this year on Friday, May 13. Students walk across the stage when their names are called, shake hands with the Dean and have their pictures taken. For […]

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April 22, 2016

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Ask the Librarian: Walk-in Hours Available for Business Majors

Spring 2016 Research and Study Resources for Business Majors If you need assistance with research or with finding resources in the Mason Libraries, please be sure to visit Jo Ann Henson, the Mason Libraries Business & Economics Librarian. Jo Ann Henson will have office hours on Tuesday evenings from 5-6:15pm in Enterprise Hall 008 during […]

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April 5, 2016

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New Section of MGMT 303 for Summer 2016

The School of Business has opened an additional online section of MGMT 303 (Principles of Management) for Summer 2016 A Session. MGMT 303-DL1 (CRN 42942) is a distance education section that will meet in person for exams on the Fairfax campus.  The course is now open for registration in Patriot Web. To view the Summer 2016 […]

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April 4, 2016

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MKTG 491: Direct Marketing Elective course for Fall 2016

MKTG 491 002: Direct Marketing Elective, Fall 2016 Monday 4:30-7:10 P.M. Please note: MKTG 491 is the course number used for special topics courses. Do not let the course number intimidate you. The course perquisites are: C or higher in MKTG 301, 9 credits of marketing and degree status. Direct marketing is one area of […]

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April 4, 2016

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New Marketing Elective for Fall 2016 – MKTG 353: New Product Development

MKTG 353: New Product Development Marketing Elective for Fall 2016 Time: Thursdays 4:30-7:10 PM Instructor: Dr. Matthew Shaner, Assistant Professor of Marketing Email: mshaner3@gmu.edu Prerequisites: MKTG 301 or MKTG 303 Course Description: In this course students will learn about the new product development through hands-on experience developing product ideas into new products. The course covers […]

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March 30, 2016

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FNAN 302/FNAN 341 Course

Dear Students, Please be advised that FNAN 302 and FNAN 341 are equivalent courses and students will not receive credit for both. For the fall 2016 semester students who have NOT received credit for FNAN 302 will need to register for FNAN 341 as FNAN 302 will be phased out. Thank you.

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March 29, 2016

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Women in Business Initiative Student Liaison Opportunity

George Mason University School of Business – Women in Business Initiative 2016 Student Liaison Application George Mason University’s School of Business and its Women in Business Initiative (WIBI) aim to build a supportive network of professionals who will open doors for our current students, alumni, and other businesswomen. The members of the Women in Business Initiative […]

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March 28, 2016

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New Long Range Plan Worksheet

The School of Business recommends to every student that he/she complete a Long Range Plan. This allows you to plan ahead for multiple semesters and establish a graduation timeline, as well as to ensure that you’re meeting all degree requirements and course prerequisites. To help you, we’ve created a fillable, saveable PDF Long Range Plan […]

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March 28, 2016

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Women in Finance Scholarship Opportunity

The Women in Finance Scholarship is open to qualified applicants who are entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to finance, economics, or real estate. Provided by: The Mortgage Reports Amount: $1,000 Submission Deadline: May 17th Application Requirements You must be enrolled at least half-time as a student for Fall 2016. You must be […]

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March 28, 2016

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Career Services and Mason Investment Club Wall Street Alumni Panel

This panel is open to all students who are interested in learning more about the finance industry after college. Every semester we invite a number of George Mason Alumni to come and talk to students about their experiences in their industry, how they got there, what it’s like working for their employer, and what kind […]

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March 23, 2016

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Joseph Schumpeter Undergraduate Fellowship

The Joseph Schumpeter Undergraduate Fellowship is a one-year, competitive fellowship program for undergraduate students at George Mason University. Fellowships are open to full-time and part-time Mason students from any discipline who are interested in studying key ideas in political economy and learning how to utilize these ideas in academic and policy research. Schumpeter Fellows study […]

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March 17, 2016

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New Academic Success Course Available for Fall 2016

University 110/310 Academic Success Course Fall 2016 0-1 credit hour Mondays, 3:00pm – 4:15pm Innovation Hall 316 Learning Services and the Center for Academic Advising, Retention, and Transitions are pleased to announce a new option for Juniors and Seniors for Fall 2016. UNIV 310 – Academic Success focuses on resources and techniques to assist students […]

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March 7, 2016

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Student Career Summit: Accounting Careers with Meaning

Spend a day learning from top business executives from nonprofits and social enterprises. This complimentary day-long event gives college students and recent graduates the chance to hear about opportunities in accounting that are about more than just numbers. Network with partners and c-suite executives from Raffa, African Wildlife Foundation, Oceana and others. Learn more about […]

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March 7, 2016

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Freedom and Learning Forum: Featuring President Cabrera and Ambassador of Spain, Ramón Gil-Casares Satrústegui

Freedom and Learning Forum Tuesday, April 5 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in Merten Hall, 1201 The Freedom and Learning Forum at George Mason University allows for the campus community to engage in an interactive dialogue series with University President, Dr. Ángel Cabrera and extraordinary thought leaders from around the world. In support of our University’s motto, […]

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February 26, 2016

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Gowns for Grads Program

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February 19, 2016

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#AACSBleads Contest on Twitter

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February 11, 2016

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Golden Quill Society Young Alumni Leadership Program

The Golden Quill Society (GQS) is a young alumni leadership program that facilitates volunteer engagement and philanthropy among a select group of young alumni. Each year, GQS holds it’s recruitment drive for graduating seniors to apply in order to remain involved with Mason post-graduation. This year, we welcome applications from graduating undergraduate and graduate-level students […]

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February 1, 2016

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2016–2017 VSCPA Educational Foundation Scholarships

2016–2017 VSCPA Educational Foundation Scholarships The Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA) Educational Foundation awards scholarships to deserving accounting students at Virginia’s colleges and universities. Scholarships for the 2016–2017 academic year range from $1,000 to $5,000. Visit vscpa.com/scholarships to apply by April 1, 2016.   All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements: U.S. citizenship Successful […]

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February 1, 2016

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Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Scholarship Opportunity

The District of Columbia Chapter of the Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) is offering an undergraduate/graduate scholarship opportunity for $1,500 for an eligible candidate. Candidate Requirements Accounting or Finance Major Completed sophomore year of college (or 60 semester hours or the equivalent) by the time of the application deadline 3.0 Cumulative GPA on a […]

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December 9, 2015

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New Mason Abroad Travel Registration System Launched

Mason is implementing a new process for international travel. The first stage in this transition includes a university-wide one-stop-site for international travel at masonabroad.gmu.edu including: An enrollment management system for study abroad programs. Travel registration processes for independent Mason related student travel abroad, including Mason’s newly mandated international travel insurance. Information on new travel procedures […]

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December 9, 2015

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Center for Global Education Renamed to Mason Study Abroad

On December 7 the Center for Global Education changed its name to Mason Study Abroad. The office location in the Johnson Center, Room 235 remains the same. The new website is studyabroad.gmu.edu. New email and web address: Email: GoAbroad@gmu.edu Web: studyabroad.gmu.edu Current social media accounts: Facebook: facebook.com/MasonStudyAbroad Twitter: twitter.com/MasonGoAbroad Instagram: instagram.com/MasonStudyAbroad Pinterest: pinterest.com/MasonGoAbroad Flickr: flickr.com/MasonStudyAbroad

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December 7, 2015

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Fall 2015 Final Exams

NEW! Check your final exam(s) using the Final Exam Locator. Exam period begins on 12/14 and ends 12/19. Students who have more than one examination scheduled at the same time or more than two examination scheduled on the same day should consult their instructors to request rescheduling.  For more information, visit: http://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/fall-2015/exams/.

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November 30, 2015

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Freedom and Learning Forum with President Ángel Cabrera

Freedom and Learning Forum Monday, December 7 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in the Hub, Ballroom The Freedom and Learning Forum at George Mason University allows for the campus community to engage in an interactive dialogue series with the President Ángel Cabrera and extraordinary thought leaders from around the world. In support of our University’s motto, “Freedom […]

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November 12, 2015

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MGMT 413: Organizational Development & Management Consulting

MGMT 413: Organizational Development & Management Consulting

Want to interact with and learn from corporate change agents and their organizations? Interested in learning more about designing and implementing organizational change? Intrigued by how to diagnose organizational culture? If these topics interest you, enroll in MGMT 413 (Organizational Development and Management Consulting), a course for students who completed the MGMT 301/303 prerequisite. Join […]

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November 5, 2015

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FNAN 302 is now FNAN 341

Starting in Spring 2016, FNAN 302 Financial Analysis, Forecasting, and Valuation has changed. It has a new course number and title: FNAN 341 Introduction to Firm Valuation. This course still fulfills the “choose 3 of 4” courses for Finance majors and has the same prerequisite (B- or higher in FNAN 301 or FNAN 303). Students […]

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November 3, 2015

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Spring 2016 President’s Leadership Seminar with University President Dr. Ángel Cabrera

Mason Students: The Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Office and the Office of the President are hosting the President’s Leadership Seminar. Students are encouraged to apply to be a part of the 2016 Spring Cohort experience. The President’s Leadership Seminar is an 8-week seminar that allows students to participate in a cohort leadership experience with […]

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October 28, 2015

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Marketing Analytics Elective Course for Spring 2016

MKTG 491 001: Seminar in Marketing: Marketing Analytics for New Product Introductions Elective: Spring 2016 Time: Thursdays 4:30 pm -7:10 pm Instructor: Gautham Vadakkepatt, Ph.D. Email: gvadakke@gmu.edu Please note: MKTG 491 is the course number used for special topics courses. Do not let the 400-level number intimidate you. The course prerequisites are: C or higher […]

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October 6, 2015

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Virginia Women’s Business Conference – November 20th

Virginia Women’s Business Conference – November 20, 2015 This great opportunity for students at George Mason to attend the Virginia Women’s Business Conference for free on November 20th. They simply need to apply to attend. The tickets are worth ~$300 and would give students a chance to be paired up with businesses and network with […]

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October 2, 2015

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Spring 2016 Undergraduate Research Scholars Program

The Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URSP) is designed to give undergraduates an authentic research, creative, or scholarly experience under the guidance of a mentor. Students may receive financial support and/or academic credit for their projects, in addition to developing relevant academic and professional skills. For more information, visit: http://oscar.gmu.edu/students/ursp.cfm Application Deadline: November 11, 2015

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September 14, 2015

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KPMG China – Graduate Program 2016

KPMG China – Graduate Program 2016

Graduate Programme 2016 – Audit, Tax & Advisory KPMG is a global network of member firms with over 162,000 people worldwide, including more than 9,000 people across 16 offices in China. We provide audit, tax and advisory services to many of the world’s foremost companies. Our client focus, our commitment to excellence, our global mindset […]

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September 11, 2015

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Ask the Librarian: Walk-in Hours Available for Business Majors

Fall 2015 Research and Study Resources for Business Majors If you need assistance with research or with finding resources in the Mason Libraries, please be sure to visit Jo Ann Henson, the Mason Libraries Business & Economics Librarian. Jo Ann Henson will have office hours in Tuesday evenings from 5-6:30pm in Enterprise Hall 008 during […]

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July 28, 2015

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FNAN 301 Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Position

The School of Business hires undergraduate students as teaching assistants (UTAs) for Financial Management (FNAN 301, and now also numbered FNAN 303). The primary responsibilities of a UTA for FNAN 301/303 include teaching several 50-minute lab sections each week, holding regular office hours, and responding to student e-mails and discussion board posts. UTAs also sometimes […]

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November 19, 2013

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Internship for Credit Course – BUS/ACCT 492 – Register Today!

BUS 492 & ACCT 492 are 3 credit SOM Elective courses designed to award academic credit for your internship experience! Requirements to Participate: 1. Must have Bachelor of Science status in the School of Management or be enrolled in the Accounting Certificate Program. 2. Completed 75 hours of course credit. 3. Cumulative GPA of 2.8 […]

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May 18, 2016

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Afternoon Advising Hours Canceled – Thursday, May 19th

Please be advised, the afternoon academic advising hours (1-3:30pm) have been canceled for Thursday, May 19th. Academic advising hours will resume on Friday, May 20th from 9:30am-11:30am. Questions? Contact the Office of Academic and Career Services at 703-993-1880, or email us at masonbus@gmu.edu. For more information about Academic Advising, visit http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/academic-advising/.

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May 17, 2016

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Mason – NSF Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Conference

George Mason University and NSF invite you to an enlightening half-day conference focusing on cybersecurity leadership and innovation themes from the current Mason – NSF research initiative – “Bridging the Cybersecurity Leadership Gap: Assessment, Competencies and Capacity Building”. The purpose of this conference is to review challenges for cybersecurity leadership and the evolving CISO role […]

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