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

Fall 2018 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 4:00-6:30pm in Enterprise Hall 008 during […]

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Beyond Meat VS. Impossible Burger!

Join the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship for a (plant-based) burger! The next Mason Food Innovators session is on September 24th from 2-3:30pm in Enterprise Hall, Room 278: We’ll explore the emerging business of plant-based burgers and sample the Beyond Meat burger and The Impossible Burger from Impossible Foods. Bring a friend- it’s going to […]

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Startup Trip to Frontier Kitchen!

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship StartUp Trip Program returns TUESDAY October 23rd (from 9:45am-11:45am) as we visit Frontier Kitchen in Lorton, VA. Frontier is a local food incubator and shared kitchen space for culinary entrepreneurs and small businesses. Space is limited for this potentially delicious trip. Please see use the link for more details […]

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Startup Mason: This Wednesday Night!

Join us this Wednesday from 5-7pm in Enterprise Hall, Room 278! We will explore the business of well-being – from organic eating, mindfulness apps and yoga to corporate wellness and green architecture – the business of well-being and thriving is growing at dramatic rates. Our session will also discuss Lean Startup, hold an open floor […]

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Today, September 17th – Final Drop Deadline

Today, September 17, 2018 is the last day to drop full-semester courses before it starts being considered a W on your transcript. You will not receive a refund for a drop today. Tomorrow starts the Self-Withdrawal period and lasts through September 30th.  This means when you drop a course on Patriot Web it will show […]

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RSVP for the Freedom and Learning Forum, featuring Jose Antonio Vargas!

This semester’s Freedom and Learning forum, hosted by President Ángel Cabrera, University Life, Diversity, Inclusion, and Multicultural Education +LGBTQ Resources, and the Leadership Education and Development Office will focus on the human rights of immigrants. On Saturday, October 20th we are pleased to share that Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist, Filmmaker, and Undocumented Immigrant, […]

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Ask the Professionals: ISOM – Tuesday, September 25

Ask the Professionals is your opportunity to network with alumni and employers about industries, careers, and professionals topics related to the ISOM industry. The format for the career panels is as follows: Welcome of employers and brief introductions Panel discussion: students are given the opportunity to ask questions about academics, career choice, job search, current […]

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JobQuest 2018 Headshots Now Available!

Did YOU have your headshot taken during this year’s JobQuest? Be sure to visit Sean Shanahan Photography to view and download your photos. Just browse the gallery to find yours and use the password GMU1 to download them. Questions? Contact Us: Office of Career Services 703-993-2140 mycareer@gmu.edu

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Calling all Social Entrepreneurs!!

Calling all Social Entrepreneurs!! Apply for a FULL Scholarship for the Sullivan Foundation IGNITE retreat on Social Entrepreneurship October 19-21, 2018 in Asheville, NC Do you aspire to make a difference in your community?  Do you have an idea for how to make meaningful impact around sustainable development goals (e.g. poverty and hunger, climate action […]

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ALPFA & EY Business Etiquette Dinner

Join us at our ALPFA & EY Business Etiquette Dinner to gain insightful business dinner and interviewing skills. You will have the opportunity to network with EY professionals and recruiting team while you enjoy a fully paid for dinner. You will get to learn about EY’s culture as well as what they look for in candidates. This […]

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Resume Review with PGA TOUR – Monday, September 24th

The PGA TOUR is the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, co-sanctioning more than 100 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour and Web.com Tour and is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. PGA TOUR is coming to George Mason University for a resume clinic with students on Monday, September 24th at Enterprise […]

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Important Dates and Deadlines for Fall 2018

Welcome Back! Here are some important things to remember as you prepare for the summer semester! The Office of Student Success and Academic Services is available for your Academic Advising needs. Please review the Academic Advising Hours and Peak Advising post for important information before visiting an Academic Advisor. Important Dates Dates listed on this […]

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Academic Advising Hours and Peak Advising

Fall 2018- Peak Advising The Peak advising dates below are our high traffic walk-in dates. Longer wait times can be expected and there is limited appointment availability. Please review our information about walk-ins vs an appointment during Peak and if you might be best served meeting after Peak is over. Click here. August 20th- September […]

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Internship Spotlight: Ava Nia

Ava Nia is a current senior studying Marketing who is interning at SAP Concur, an American SaaS company. Prior to SAP Concur, Ava interned at PSA Finance France. Read the full article here about her experience as a student at George Mason University and how she plans to continue inspiring other interns seeking internship and leadership […]

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MKTG 481: RS Marketing in the Nonprofit Sector Offered in Fall 2018

MKTG 481 001: RS Marketing in the Nonprofit Sector CRN: 77766 Meets Monday evenings, 7:20pm-10:00pm Marketing in the Nonprofit Sector, MKTG 481 RS, is being offered in the Fall this Academic Year and is not planned to be offered in spring 2019. Though enrollment in the course is limited to twenty students, there are a […]

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Fall 2018 Ask the Professionals Dates!

The Office of Career Services hosts Ask the Professionals (ATP). ATP is a faculty moderated panel with a student Q&A followed by time to network with employers from the D.C. metropolitan area. This is an open invitation for Mason students interested in learning more about careers in the program areas, plus Consulting. Fall 2018 ATP Dates Accounting […]

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Internship Spotlight: Emily Sayles

Emily Sayles is a current rising sophomore studying Finance who is interning at Argus Research Company in New York City as a financial research intern. Read the full article here about her experience as a student at George Mason University and how her internship has shaped her future career exploration in Finance. Interested in talking […]

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Course Sections Added for Fall 2018

Fall 2018 – Sections Added: BUS 310 009 (CRN 83439): Tuesday 7:20pm-10:00pm (Section Full) BUS 310 012 (CRN 83440): Thursday 7:20pm-10:00pm BUS 310 013 (CRN 83736): Monday/Wednesday 5:55pm-7:10pm (Section Full) BUS 310 014 (CRN 84017): Thursday 4:30pm-7:10pm (Section Full) MKTG 303 002 (CRN 77754): Friday 1:30pm-4:10pm MKTG 303 011 (CRN 83724): Wednesday 7:20pm-10:00 pm OM 320 […]

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New Course Name for ACCT 361

FALL 2018 ACCT 361: Accounting Analytics Beginning Fall 2018, the course name for ACCT 361 will change to Accounting Analytics. This course involves the study and development of accounting information systems. The focus is on business processes covering many industries with an emphasis on data modeling and internal control. Special topics including XBRL and commercial […]

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Business Core Courses: Three-Attempt Policy

Dear School of Business Students, As you know the School of Business has a three-attempt policy on Business Core courses and Accounting Major courses. In previous semesters, we had been adding an Academic Advisor hold on your account after the second failed attempt to prompt a conversation with your Academic Advisor, but we have changed […]

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Apply Now to be a Student Ambassador for the School of Business!

Dear members of the School of Business community, The School of Business is seeking current students to serve as Student Ambassadors to aid and build our undergraduate platform. The selected candidates will work with the Recruitment and Outreach team in providing a student perspective to events with students, families, alumni, and other community members present. […]

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APPLY NOW! Four Marketing Intern positions with Ace Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Institute

Extended Deadline to Apply! About Us ACE Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Institute was founded on the principles of high ethical standards, integrity, honesty and professionalism. When you step inside one of our eight convenient locations in the Washington Metro area, your goal becomes ours: returning you to your normal lifestyle as quickly and safely as possible. […]

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ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!! Fraudulent Employer Scam

It has come to our attention that an employer listed on HireMason is engaging in fraudulent activities directed at students who applied to their internship posting.  We heard from students who received an offer from Pershing LLC in March. No interviews were conducted, yet students received a job offer by email. Some of the students […]

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New Finance Elective for Fall 2018

FNAN 491, Fintech: Blockchain Technology – Friday 1:30 – 4:10 pm The booms and busts in Bitcoin prices has drawn tremendous media buzz to its underlying technology known as blockchain, a decentralized and cryptographically chained database. In addition to its apparent application to finance as a peer-to-peer digital currency, many other use cases have been […]

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National Small Business Week, Presented by Sage Solutions GTM, LLC—Sessions to Attend

Where? 1961 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22102 Tysons Corner Center Mall, 2nd Level Microsoft Tysons Store next to Banana Republic Who should attend? School of Business majors interested in learning about small businesses, 8-A Certification, M365 for Business, LinkedIn and Opportunities for Women and Minorities. Space is limited! Please RSVP by emailing your interest […]

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Summer 2018 BUS/ACCT 492 Applications Due – Friday, May 25th

Are you completing an internship this summer? Learn how to receive academic credit for an internship relevant to your major for summer 2018. The course is completed online through Blackboard, where you will submit assignments, evaluations and a research paper based on your internship experience and/or industry. Please review the requirements to participate here. If […]

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Registering for BUS 498 in the Summer Term

Greetings Students! The criteria to take BUS 498 – Capstone Course: Advanced Business Models in the summer is limited to the following: 90 graded credits Graduation application on file Last class needed to graduate In addition, the following course requirements must be met: Required Prerequisites: (ACCT 301D, 303D, 330D, L301, L303 or L330) and (BULE 302D, 303D, […]

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Mason Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30th!

The Mason scholarship application is now open for the 2018-2019 Academic Year! This is a new application portal so it is important that you start the process early. There are hundreds of scholarships that you might be eligible for including ones in the School of Business. Application Deadline: April 30, 2018. Who can apply? Students […]

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Career Preview Program with PwC – Summer 2018

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply to PwC’s Career Preview program, learn more below! What is Career Preview?  PwC‘s Career Preview is a three day program that will provide participants an opportunity to experience the challenges, excitement, and camaraderie of life at PwC. Participants will work alongside peers and mentors to learn about personal leadership and […]

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Course Registration Errors? View This Checklist for Help!

“Repeat hours exceeded 6” Registration Error – If you received this error while trying to register for a course in Patriot Web, it is most likely because you are trying to register for your third attempt of one of the School of Business Core Courses or Accounting Major courses that fall under the School of […]

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Midterm Grades Available for 100-200 Level Courses

Midterm grades for 100-200 level courses are currently available for review in Patriot Web. You will not receive a printed report, nor will the midterm evaluation appear on your transcript, but you will receive an email from the Academic Advising office if you have an unsatisfactory midterm grade. Follow the instructions below to view your […]

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Academic Advising – Appointments vs Walk-ins

The Office of Student Success and Academic Services would like to remind students of the difference between walk-ins and appointments for academic advising. Come to Enterprise Hall Room 008 to see an advisor today! Walk-ins– are: 15 minute advising sessions designated for quick questions, major changes, schedule checks, re-enrollments, etc. are not: for returning from […]

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Summer 2018 Course Registration is Here!

Summer 2018 course registration is underway for current Mason students! See an academic advisor to help you plan or ask any questions! Check your registration time ticket in Patriot Web for your specific registration time. Summer 2018 Priority Dates and Time Tickets Priority Dates Class Code  March 26 Graduate Students and Seniors (90+ hours earned) […]

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Register Now: Finance Boot Camp Abroad

Are you looking for a chance to have an enriching and international learning experience in the financial heart of Europe? Register for The Finance Boot Camp 2018 at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in July! There are only a few weeks left before the registration deadline closes. Complete the registration form from the website […]

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Spring 2018 Ask the Professionals Videos on YouTube!!

If you’ve missed an Ask the Professionals event, we’ve got you covered. Throughout the semester, we’ll be posting the links to our YouTube videos of each event. That way you can see and hear the discussion for yourself, even if you couldn’t make it to the live panel event. Marketing ISOM Finance Entrepreneurship Business Analytics […]

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Ask the Librarian: Walk-In Hours for Business Majors

Fall 2017 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 4:00-6:30pm in Enterprise Hall 008 during […]

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New Way to Schedule an Academic Advising Appointment

Greetings School of Business Undergraduate Students! This week you may walk-in to see an Academic Advisor, but starting next week, there is a new way to schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor through the Student Success Collaborative! BENEFITS: Schedule your own appointments! See your preferred Academic Advisor’s availability from your browser! Let your advisor […]

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Stages of Going Back to School

When you realize summer is coming to an end But then you realize how excited you are to see all of your friends again Finally classes are here! You (think) you got a great schedule! But then you go to a class you thought you were going to love but end up hating So you […]

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Welcome to Our New Dean

The School of Business Office of Student Success and Academic Services would like to extend a warm welcome to our new Dean Dr. Maury Peiperl. Dr. Peiperl is coming to us from Cranfield University in England where he has served as director of the the Cranfield School of Management and Pro-Vice Chancellor of Cranfield University. We […]

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Academic Advising Hold for Two Unsuccessful Course Attempts

In accordance with the 3-Attempt Policy listed below, those students who have TWO (2) unsuccessful attempts in a course in which the policy applies after the completion of the spring 2017 semester, now have (or will have) an Academic Advising Hold placed on their account. Please meet with an Academic Advisor in the Office of […]

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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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Walmart STEM Recruiting Events!!

Tuesday, September 25, Merten Hall, 1201 5pm- 6pm:  Info Session 6pm-7pm Tech Talk 7pm-8pm Refer Your Friends Party (food provided) See additional details Wednesday, September 26, Corner Pocket, HUB 4pm-7pm Networking/ Mix and Mingle (food provided) See additional details Questions? Contact: University Career Services 703-993-2370 careers@gmu.edu

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APPLY NOW! Digital Marketing Intern with Small Emerging Contractor Advisory Forum (SECAF)

About Us Founded in 2001, the Small and Emerging Contractor Advisory Forum (SECAF) enables the small and emerging government contractor to achieve maximum growth rates in a highly competitive marketplace. Providing members with business resources, access to influencers, government agencies, advocacy opportunities and education, the group is an important resource for a growing company. SECAF […]

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AXA Advisors NEXT Step Externship – Sessions to Attend

About Us AXA Advisors is a subsidiary of AXA Financial, Inc., a member of the global AXA Group*, and an affiliate of AXA Life Insurance Company (NY, NY), which has over 150 years of experience. Across America, we connect people in communities with investment products and other financial products and services that help them address the […]

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APPLY NOW! Business, Marketing, & Social Media Marketing Internship with Dictyon

About Us Since 2004, Dictyon has been providing outstanding translation services in 100+ languages to various government and corporate clients. We proudly enable our customers to meet some of their most complex and demanding needs through unwavering commitment to excellence, skilled technical and managerial staff and the use of the lastest technological advances. Our core […]

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