: George Mason University


Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 01/31/2014

George Mason conducts massive recycling experiment at Patriot Center game

The university wanted to see how much trash was produced by, and could be recycled from, 7,700 people. Answer: a lot.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Mason University, Green Patriots, recycling, sustainability

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Study: George Mason Board of Visitors members donated heavily to Republicans

Appointed by a Republican governor, the members gave 49 times more money to Republican candidates than Democratic.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob McDonnell, George Mason Board of Visitors, George Mason University, Koch brothers

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 12/06/2013

George Mason to host C-SPAN’s historical archive

The records of how Brian Lamb helped create, and then grow, C-SPAN will be housed in GMU’s library.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Lamb, C-SPAN, George Mason University, John Zenelis, Mike Kelley

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 12/02/2013

Some George Mason students are homeless, others launch meals program to help

Two seniors trying to help less fortunate students uncover small number of homeless students

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Mason University, homelessness, Jordan Bivings, Student Meal Assistance Fund, Yara El Mowafy

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/14/2013

‘Ex-gay’ movement demands ‘conversion’ option be offered to gays in Va.

‘Voice of Voiceless’ goes undercover to see if college counselors are discussing therapy to become straight.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Christopher Doyle, ex-gay movement, George Mason University, reparative therapy, Voice of the Voiceless

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013

George Mason President Angel Cabrera voices support for Bi-County Parkway

The very controversial issue finds the GMU president coming down in favor of building a new north-south highway between Loudoun and Prince William counties.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Angel Cabrera, Bi-County Parkway, George Mason University, Manassas, Prince William County

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 07/02/2013

UPDATE: Chick-fil-A breaks record, herds 470 bovine fans into George Mason Fieldhouse

The previous record of 298 people dressed as cows falls hard in Fairfax.

By Tom Jackman  |  02:40 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick-fil-A, cow suit record, Fairfax, George Mason University, Guinness Book of World Records

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Chick-fil-A to gather people in cow suits at GMU, hopes to break record for people in cow suits

The restaurant chain aims to break the current Guinness Book of World Records mark of 298.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:01 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick-fil-A, cow suit record, Fairfax, George Mason University, Guinness Book of World Records

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 05/07/2013

George Mason drops appeal, Navy vet Stephanie Kermgard wins in-state tuition case

As law makes in-state tuition easier for veterans, GMU decides not to continue case against Fairfax resident

By Tom Jackman  |  12:12 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Amanda DeFede, Fairfax County Circuit Court, George Mason University, in-state tuition, Jennifer Connors, Office of Military Services, Stephanie Kermgard