Category: News

News in Brief

  According to Adanna Newby, Chief of Staff for Student Government (SG) at Mason, SG is looking to fill 22 senate positions. In order to run for a senators position, prospective senators will need to attend one of the candidates’…

Student Government in Session

Student Senate In Session

BY JALEN REID, STAFF WRITER Mason’s student senate met for the third time for the semester in Merten Hall marking the beginning of the 39th student senate and beginning of the first session. Student senator Davide Genoese-Zerbi was officially declared the…

Camiya Hairston

Addressing Sexual Misconduct At Mason

Sexual harassment regulations debate continues BY Marnia Toney, Staff Writer In 2017, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos rescinded the Obama administration’s “Dear Colleague” letter regarding sexual violence on college campuses and put forth a new set of guidelines drawing from…

Mason Weekly Crime Log

BY TISHA HERRERA, NEWS EDITOR Friday, September 7, 2018 – York River Road, 1:54 a.m. Drunkenness: Subject (GMU) was arrested and transported to Fairfax County Adult Detention Center for being highly intoxicated in public. Case 2018-008434 – Cleared by Arrest…

Budget Graphics

Mason Tuition Increases for 2018-19 School Year

Angel Cabrera highest paid university president in Virginia BY SANJANA RAGHAVAN, STAFF WRITER Tuition for 2018-19 school year increased by $908 for in-state students, or 4 percent, and increased by $1,922 for out-of-state students, or 4.2 percent. This figure includes tuition,…

Robinson Hall Under Construction

Construction On Robinson Hall Has Begun

Mason’s New Building Set To Open In 2021 BY ALEXA HERRERIAS, STAFF WRITER Construction on Robinson Hall, one of the oldest buildings on campus, began this summer. Mason’s administration decided to rebuild the building because the underground heating and cooling infrastructure…

Back to School

Mason Welcome Week Schedule

First Week Offers Variety Of Events For Mason Students BY CAMDEN POWERS, STAFF WRITER Thursday, Aug. 23, George Mason University welcomed incoming freshmen to campus with its annual move-in, officially commencing its 69th school year. Here at Mason, opportunities are…

Bike Program

New bike Check-out Program on Campus

On My Way-Mason Welcomes New Bike Share Program BY JULIE FRAPPIER, STAFF WRITER Starting Aug. 27, Mason launched a new bike check out program. Bikes are available in front of the Recreation and Athletic Complex (RAC) to anyone with a valid…

Move in

Mason Freshman Move-in 2018

Class Of 2022 Move Into Their Dorms Over The Weekend BY TISHA HERRERA, NEWS EDITOR On August 24, hundreds of Mason freshmen poured into their dorms and unpacked with the assistance of their parents, siblings, and Mason’s MoveCrew. The hands-on-deck MoveCrew…