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The School of Business' Executive Education team has been able to capitalize on this demand over the past year by focusing on business development efforts in the Chinese market and expanding programs for Chinese organizations from two programs to thirty. The school has served more than 700 executive [...]
The George Mason University School of Business has launched a new Master of Science in Management (MSM) for nonbusiness majors. The program is designed to broaden the students' career prospects, enable them to brand and market themselves in diverse ways and expand their skills to meet the growing needs [...]
Enactus Student Organization Established at Mason by Jennifer Kleiner -- Jan 13th 2014
"There are so many opportunities clamoring for students' attention during their university experience," said Kaleb Valdez, Enactus Mid-Atlantic Regional Program Manager. "There are many opportunities to do good and build experience; that said, I've never seen a network like Enactus, where the top of [...]
Malcolm Johnson, director of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Standardization Bureau and head of ITU's Academic Memberships, recently visited George Mason University to meet with faculty and administrators. Johnson shared updates on how ITU's global initiatives are aiding in bringing [...]
During her three years in college, Mason junior Weyem Kobrosly, a marketing major in the School of Business, has savored the perks of living at home in Arlington, Va. There are family brunches on Sunday mornings, weekly breakfast-for-dinner movie nights with girlfriends and the companionship of a group [...]
She calls it "one of the best programs Mason can offer." Meggan Ford, newly-promoted director for academic services in George Mason University's School of Business, recently returned from a trip to Germany as the first Global Professional Staff Exchange award winner. The award is sponsored by the Office [...]
The School of Business students' assignment: Assess the real estate value of nine Washington, D.C., properties owned by Sasha Bruce Youthwork (SBY), a nonprofit that serves the needs of at-risk youth and their families, and then advise SBY officials as to the highest and best use of their properties [...]
John Hillen Joins Mason as Executive in Residence by Nicole Hitpas -- Dec 2nd 2013
"I am thrilled to be joining the faculty of the School of Business at George Mason University as the Professor of Practice," said Hillen. "The school's commitment to leadership in the community as well as academic excellence and expertise in the government contracting space make it a singular leader [...]
MBA Students Win $20K Business Plan Competition by Jennifer Anzaldi -- Nov 25th 2013
That's the scene that 11 teams of students faced on Saturday, November 9 at the School of Business' 7th annual Dean's Business Plan Competition. After making it through the first round of review of 39 business plans, 11 finalists presented to a panel of judges and an audience of business professionals [...]
Alumna of the Year Gives Back in a Big Way by Cathy Cruise -- Nov 11th 2013
Even while the feminist movement gained momentum during the 1970s, many areas of the business world remained largely off limits to women. Finding a job at that time—one that broke away from more traditional "female" occupations—proved challenging for one George Mason University graduate. She would [...]