Graduation and Alumni News

  • December 5, 2023
    Thirty students, from first-years to PhDs in a variety of majors, participated in the MIX's eight-week Unmanned Aerial Systems Prototyping course this fall.
  • November 9, 2023
    The Donald G. Costello College of Business at George Mason University is committed to the active-duty military service members and veterans who come to Mason to enhance their education. We caught up with some military veterans who recently graduated from the Mason MBA program who shared the impact the MBA program has had on their career already, and how the Mason MBA could be beneficial for others.
  • 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
    Get to know Mason men's basketball head coach Tony Skinn.
  • November 7, 2023
    With dynamic new leadership and some Final Four nostalgia, Mason Nation looks forward to another basketball season.
  • November 7, 2023
    Andrew Opitz first came to George Mason University as a freshman over a decade ago. After taking a hiatus from school, he graduated from the Film and Video Studies (FAVS) Program in May 2023. Opitz’s film, Jazz, which he directed for his senior capstone, was a semi-finalist in the Student Academy Awards Alternative/Experimental category.
  • November 6, 2023
    Paul E. Misener, a scientist, lawyer, engineer and innovator will be the featured speaker at George Mason University’s 2023 Winter Commencement ceremony. The ceremony will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, in EagleBank Arena on the Fairfax Campus.
  • November 1, 2023
    For more than 30 years, the Celebration of Distinction has recognized the outstanding achievements of Mason’s alumni, faculty members, and students. This year’s event, hosted by the George Mason University Alumni Association on Oct. 20, once again focused on elevating and honoring Mason excellence.
  • October 26, 2023
    Mason alum Alex Hussein (BS Information Systems and Operations Management ‘21), who is also known as @DC Spot, shares his recommendations for a few must-go-restaurants in local Fairfax. Alex is a food influencer with over 215,000 Instagram followers. His videos feature eateries throughout the D.C., Maryland, and Virginia areas.
  • October 23, 2023
    Meet the person behind @DCSpot’s almost 200,000 Instagram followers: Mason alum Alex Hussein.
  • October 20, 2023
    Microsoft Chief Technology Officer of Worldwide & Defense Intelligence Kate Maxwell is an alum of George Mason University, where she studied systems engineering. Following a love of coding, she pursued engineering and tech, and urges women interested in STEM to go for what they want.