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Mary Crowson

Mary Crowson is a program operations specialist for the Research Partnerships and Grants Initiative within George Mason's School of Business.

Research Assistants Attend Library Workshop

Several School of Business graduate research assistants  attended an early October workshop entitled “Introduction to Library Resources” to learn about cutting-edge materials available at Mason’s world-class Fenwick Library. Jo Ann Henson, business and economics librarian, conducted the two-hour workshop that reviewed the library’s offerings, especially the expanded collection of databases and video resources. Henson used […]

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October Cybersecurity Conference Funded by NSF Grant

A Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Conference on Thursday, October 20 is one of the first activities related to a $300,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) “City and County Cross Jurisdiction Cybersecurity Collaboration Capacity Building” grant awarded this summer to the School of Business and the Volgenau School of Engineering. REGISTER The morning event on the Arlington […]

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Research Helps Federal Agencies Make Cybersecurity Spending Decisions

Research generated by four School of Business professors will help federal agencies answer the question: What is the right level of investment in cybersecurity? Abhijit Dutt, Amit Dutta, Nirup Menon and Pallab Sanyal partnered with Chantilly, Virginia-based Vencore, Inc. this summer to develop a methodology for analyzing the value of federal agency information that might be […]

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NSF Grant Awarded to School of Business

Local governments can be attractive targets for cyber criminals who might be looking for citizen data such as social security numbers or, even worse, trying to disrupt plugged in and networked public systems–think water supply or traffic lights. Help is on the way for city and county public agencies that are increasingly threatened by cyberattacks. […]

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Rich Klimoski Outlines Goals as New Director of Faculty Research

Rich Klimoski, area chair for management, will be assuming an additional responsibility as the academic year begins: director of faculty research for the School of Business. In announcing the new initiative, Dean Sarah Nutter said, “I’m pleased that Rich has agreed to take on this new role, which serves to reinforce my commitment to building […]

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