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Startup Trip to X-MODE!

Startup Mason will visit X-Mode in Reston, VA on Friday, November 16th from 11:30- 2pm. X-Mode is a location data platform that is building the infrastructure of tomorrow by understanding the places people go today. This is an exclusive opportunity to learn about how they created a software developer’s kit (SDK) and use location data analytics to impact society in a positive […]

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Inaugural Finance and Real Estate Careers Summit hosted by The George Washington University School of Business

The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) is proud to launch its inaugural Finance and Real Estate Careers Summit on Friday, October 26, 2018. The Summit will launch with a keynote address by Daniel A. D’Aniello, co-founder of The Carlyle Group along with GW officials, board members, panelists, student leaders, key faculty, staff and […]

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Adjusted Advising Hours – Friday, October 26th

The Office of Student Success and Academic Services will have adjusted advising hours on Friday, October 26th from 9:30-11:00am.  Afternoon advising hours are canceled. Friday, October 26th Schedule: AM: Walk-ins from 9:30-11:00am PM: Office Closes at 11:30am; No afternoon advising For more information about academic advising, visit http://business.gmu.edu/undergraduate/academic-advising/.

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Fall 2018 MISOMA Guest Speaker Event – October 23rd

Tuesday, October 23 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Johnson Center 336 – Meeting Room F Join the Mason ISOM Association (MISOMA) for a guest speaker event with Mason Alum and ISOM graduate Mario Ayala, a professional in the government contracting and cyber security field. Participants will gain insightful knowledge of how working as a government contractor is and […]

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Apply to be a Patriot Leader!

If you are looking for a fun, paid student leader job that will help you grow both personally and professionally, apply to be a Patriot Leader! As a Patriot Leader, you will introduce new students and families to George Mason throughout orientations during the summer, helping them through their transition into Mason. Leave your Mason […]

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Mentorship Program with Women In Business Initiative (WIBI) and Career Services

About the Program The mission of the Women and Business Initiative Mentorship Program is to facilitate industry connections between mentor and mentee to build community based on open communication, shared experiences and the strengthening of students’ understanding, skills, and expectations as they enter professional environments to advance their career opportunities. George Mason University’s School of […]

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Tips for Success: Etiquette Lunch & Dinner – Wednesday, November 7th

Tips for Success: Etiquette Lunch & Dinner Wednesday, November 7 Johnson Center Bistro 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Etiquette Lunch | 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Etiquette Dinner Join the School of Business Women in Business and Office of Career Services for a networking reception, three-course lunch or dinner, and interactive presentation on etiquette by LaDonna […]

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Mentorship Program with Accounting Advisory Board and Career Services: Mason MINDS

About the Program Mason MINDS (Mentoring Initiative for Need-based and Diverse Students) is an initiative specially designed to help students of diverse background. Mason MINDS will offer students the chance to build a relationship with professionals which offer more insight into career related topics. In line with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)’s National […]

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School of Business Partnership with Barron’s in Education Program from Dow Jones

Barron’s Digital Site-wide License for Business Students The School of Business has partnered with the Barron’s in Education Program from Dow Jones. Students will have 24/7 access to Barron’s. Activate your account now to have access to the same content viewed by C-suite, financial executives, government officials, academics, and more. The subscription is a gift from PagnatoKarp, […]

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ACFE Foundation Scholarship Opportunity

2019-2020 Ritchie Jennings Memorial Scholarship Scholarship awards vary from $10,000, $5,000, $2,500 and $1,000, and include a one-year ACFE Student Associate membership. Students can visit ACFE.com/Scholarship for eligibility criteria and to complete the online application. The deadline to submit completed applications is January 30, 2019. Eligibility Criteria   Scholarship applicants must currently be enrolled full-time and […]

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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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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. This is an exclusive chance to meet & learn from the co-founders & current members. Students […]

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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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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! 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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Employer in Residence: ROCS – Wednesday, October 31

Join Career Services as we welcome our next Employer in Residence, ROCS Staffing! ROCS is a staffing and recruiting services company which helps companies find top college student and recent graduate talent. ROCS has now worked with hundreds of companies in the Northern Virginia and Washington DC metropolitan areas and has helped thousands of students and […]

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Ask the Professionals: Consulting Panel – Wednesday, October 24th

Ask the Professionals is your opportunity to network with alumni and employers about industries, careers, and professionals topics related to the Consulting 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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