February 12, 2016

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Spring Career Fair – February 17th & 18th

Wednesday, February 17 and Thursday, February 18, 2016 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Dewberry Hall, Johnson Center, Fairfax Campus Attend the Mason’s biggest career fair with over 200 employers! Please make sure to research employers using the list of participating employers. For more information, visit http://careers.gmu.edu/students/events/fairs/ University Career Services SUB I, Room 3400 Phone: 703-993-2370 http://careers.gmu.edu/

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February 12, 2016

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Registration Open for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 Study Abroad Programs

Mason Study Abroad Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 Enroll to study abroad in more than 20 different countries this summer or for a semester or year-long program with more than 30 institutions worldwide. Click here for program application deadlines

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February 12, 2016

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Participate in an International Education Research Study

Dear Mason Students, Mason Students’ Interests in Study Abroad and Other International Learning Activities Be part of an important research study. Are you between 18 and 25 years of age? Are you a student at George Mason University? If you answered YES to these questions, you may be eligible to participate in an international education […]

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February 11, 2016

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International Internship Programs at Mason Study Abroad

Mason internship study abroad programs are destination-specific programs. Unlike traditional study abroad programs focusing on one particular subject, internship programs include students from different majors, working and studying in the same location. International internships are for any student looking to gain professional experience related to their area of study. For more information about the International […]

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February 11, 2016

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Mason Study Abroad Scholarships

Mason Study Abroad administers two scholarships bi-annually, open to George Mason University students: the Global Perspectives Scholarship and the Monroe “Chip” Whitton Scholarship. Scholarship awards range from approximately $250 to $1,000 and vary based on the strength of the student’s application. The requirements differ for each scholarship, so check your eligibility before applying. Both scholarships […]

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February 11, 2016

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Startup Mason Meeting – February 17th

The next Startup Mason meeting is Wednesday Feb 17 at 5:30 pm in the GMUMIX@InnovationHall (Innovation Hall 318 – 3rd Floor). We will discuss ‘making’, the business plan competition, have an open floor, some food, and a few fun games. If you are interested in joining the leadership team of Startup Mason please email Mason […]

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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 10, 2016

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Events for Students Considering Law School

Meeting of the Pre-law Student Group Monday Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. Gold Room Johnson Center This is a general interest meeting for current and potential student members GMU Law School – Dean’s Presentation Wednesday Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. Room A (325) Johnson Center Dean Butler will talk about the Law School and its […]

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February 9, 2016

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Virtual Information Session with MorganFranklin Consulting

Explore New Opportunities! MorganFranklin Consulting is seeking highly energetic Consultants, Senior Consultants and Managers to support our commercial and public sector clients as they navigate change and achieve growth. We’re looking for individuals who are innovative and dedicated to continuous improvement—of themselves, of the organization, and of our clients. What do you need to be […]

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February 9, 2016

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Vote for the 2016 Academic Advisor of the Year!

One vote per person. Voting begins on Monday, February 8th, 2016 and will run until Monday, March 7th, 2016 at 5pm. The committee will consider the following criteria in the selection of the Advisor of the Year: caring, helpful attitude towards students providing accurate information regarding university academic requirements availability to students, faculty, and staff making […]

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February 8, 2016

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Last Day to Drop a Course for Spring 2016

Please be advised that Friday, February 19, 2016 is the last day to drop a course with a 67% tuition penalty for Spring 2016. After this date the selective withdrawal period will begin (February 22 – March 25). For more information, visit http://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/spring-2016/.

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February 8, 2016

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Apply to the Mason Innovation Lab

Do you have an innovative idea you’ve pursuing and are ready to accelerate?  Apply to the Mason Innovation Lab and participate in our innovation curriculum, join a community of innovators, and receive seed funding and mentors.  Students and alumni from all schools and programs are welcome to apply. We’ve seen great firms come through including […]

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February 8, 2016

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Deadline to Apply for Spring Graduation – February 19th

If you are planning to complete your degree requirements in May or August, and would like to participate in the spring Commencement ceremonies, the deadline to apply online (Patriot Web) for graduation is February 19, 2016. In order to have your name printed in the Commencement program, you must apply to graduate by February 19, […]

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February 5, 2016

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Marketing Internship Opportunity with Fairfax County

Fairfax County Department of Human Resources – Marketing Intern Description: Fairfax County Department of Human Resources seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing and change management while working for a local government office. Responsibilities: Write blogs and articles showcasing the […]

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February 4, 2016

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Take a Patriot to Work Day – Apply Now!

Take a Patriot to Work Day (job shadowing program): Are you wondering what it’s really like to work as a marketing professional? Want to get “employee only” access to a marketing firm and see how they operate? Then participate in Take a Patriot to Work Day during Spring Break! Registration is open until February 10th. […]

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February 3, 2016

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Ask the Professionals Marketing Career Panel Moved to March 1st

Out of an abundance of caution based on the winter weather advisory in place for tomorrow, we have postponed the “Ask the Professional – Marketing/PR” panel scheduled from 5-7pm on February 8th. We have moved the event to Tuesday, March 1 from 5-7pm in Research, 163. We hope you’ll be able to attend the new […]

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February 2, 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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February 1, 2016

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Brown & Brown Distinguished Speaker Series

Please join the School on Business on Wednesday, March 2, for the first Brown and Brown Distinguished Speaker Series presentation of the Spring 2016 semester. Don’t miss out on a networking reception and insightful presentation on leadership by Ronald D. Paul, President and CEO, Eagle Bancorp, Inc. and Chairman and CEO, EagleBank. Leadership: The Key […]

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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) offers an undergraduate/graduate scholarship opportunity for $1,500 for an eligible candidate. Scholarship awards are presented to students who have completed their sophomore year of college (or 60 semester hours or the equivalent) by the time of the application deadline and are majoring […]

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January 28, 2016

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Spring 2016 Creative Careers Industry Week

Creative Careers Industry Week, February 8 – 12, 2016 Learn how to succeed in creative careers within the media, art, entertainment, public relations and marketing industries! For more information, see the Creative Careers Industry Week flyer, or visit careers.gmu.edu. Discover Your Skills and Market Your Creativity, Monday, February 8, 4:00 – 5:15 pm, SUB 1, […]

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January 11, 2016

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Financial Planning Association of the National Capital Area (FPA-NCA) Career Fair

Mark your calendars! The Financial Planning Association of the National Capital Area (FPA-NCA) chapter invites George Mason University financial planning students to join them at the 3rd Annual FPA-NCA Career Fair in Herndon, Virginia on Friday, February 19, 2016. If you are interested in working for a firm located in the DC-Metro, or Maryland area, […]

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December 11, 2015

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EagleBank Internships – Deadline Extended!

EagleBank has received excellent resumes from Mason students for their paid internship programs, but wanted to extend the deadline for interested students until Monday, December 14th. Position and application information below. Please email Kerry Willigan, Director Career Services for the School of Business at kwilliga@gmu.edu with questions. 1. EagleBank: Commercial & Industrial Lending Internship EagleBank […]

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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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December 7, 2015

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Winter Graduation – December 19th

Winter Graduation, Saturday, December 19, 2015 EagleBank Arena at George Mason University The Winter Graduation is open to all Fall 2015 graduation applicants who expect to complete all degree requirements in the Fall semester.  Summer 2015 doctoral graduates are invited to participate as well as bachelor’s and master’s students who did not participate in the […]

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December 3, 2015

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Multiple Opportunities with EagleBank – Deadline December 11th!

Multiple Opportunities with EagleBank – Deadline December 11th!

EagleBank is currently recruiting School of Business students for the following positions. Please contact kwilliga@gmu.edu for position descriptions . Please note that #1 is a full time permanent position, and #2 and #3 are summer internships. 1. Commercial Credit Rotational Program (Full time, Permanent) 2. Commercial & Industrial Lending (Summer 2016 Internship) 3. Commercial Real […]

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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 30, 2015

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Women in Business Presents Tips for Success

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. Johnson Center Georges, Fairfax Campus Student Event Enjoy lunch and spend quality time with exceptional businesswomen learning how to succeed as a new employee and earn the respect of your new colleagues. Keynote speaker Carolyn Thompson will lead a highly interactive discussion and table-top exercises on how […]

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October 29, 2015

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New ISOM Course for Spring: Fundamentals of IT Audit and Assurance

Spring 2016: MIS 491-003 : Fundamentals of IT Audit and Assurance (Wednesday 7:20-10:00PM / CRN 21272) Course Description: This course will cover the role of IT auditor/assurance professional in business-focused alignment. It will cover a basic understanding of the controls and objectives; they must also understand organizational risks and how to mitigate them to provide that […]

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October 29, 2015

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New ISOM Course for Spring: E-Business Systems Development II

MIS 491-004: E-Business Systems Development II (Tuesday 7:20-10:00PM / CRN 21273) Course information: MIS 491-004: Spring 2016 Prerequisite: One of the following: MIS 412, MIS 310, MIS 302 (or similar) Course Description This course focuses on the server side of web-based information systems and builds upon the concepts covered in E-Business Systems Development I, therefore […]

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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 21, 2015

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GEICO Student Achievement Award – Scholarship

A Tradition Of Recognizing Exceptional College Students For more than 25 years, we have offered the GEICO Achievement Award Program. This long-standing tradition supports some of our country’s most outstanding undergraduates by providing $2,500 awards and recognizing their dedication to academic success, leadership and service. Download our award application. We will be accepting applications beginning […]

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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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February 11, 2016

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Jacquemin Family Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship

Mason Study Abroad is proud to announce a new study abroad scholarship for students enrolled at George Mason University. Over the next five years many first-time study abroad students will benefit through a generous donation made by the Jacquemin Family Foundation. The foundation was established in 1997 by Mr. John Jacquemin, Member of the George […]

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