Mason Spirit

  • April 9, 2024

    Psychology major and student-parent Valeria Fernandez was selected to represent Mason as Generation Hope's FamilyU fellow for the 2022–23 cohort. She grew as a leader and advocate during that time and went on to work as a student-parent ambassador with Mason’s Contemporary Student Services.

  • April 5, 2024

    Since 1989, more than 3,000 people have been exonerated after being wrongly convicted. In his new book, The Politics of Innocence: How Wrongful Convictions Shape Public Opinion (New York University Press, September 2023), Robert J. Norris, associate professor in the Department of Criminology, Law and Society, and his coauthors explore the political dynamics that shape the innocence movement.

  • April 5, 2024

    CACI International Inc is once again supporting Mason students through a $200,000 gift to establish the CACI Scholars Program. The program helps selected scholars secure science, technology, engineering, or mathematics-related positions upon graduation.

  • March 18, 2024

    Princess Aliyah Pandolfi, BS in Management '04, is the co-founder and executive director of Kashmir World Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of endangered species through novel technologies, such as autonomous drones and AI.

  • November 15, 2023

    The saying "once a Patriot, always a Patriot" is especially true when it comes to Mason student-athletes.

  • November 8, 2023

    Mason alum Eman Pahlavani talks about his experience as an experienced entrepreneur.

  • November 7, 2023

    Arion Lillard-Green, already a Mason alum, returned to complete her PhD in health services research.

  • November 7, 2023

    In her new book, Sue Slocum, an associate professor in Mason’s School of Sport, Recreation, and Tourism Management, features experts who provide examples of overcoming discrimination within the field of tourism.

  • November 7, 2023

    A Mason research team is developing a CropSmart Digital Twin to support farmers with increasing crop production and decreasing environmental footprint.

  • November 7, 2023

    Get to know Mason women's basketball head coach Vanessa Blair-Lewis.