Category: News

STUDENT PLANS FOR NEXT SEMESTER

Students discuss their plans for spring semester as COVID-19 cases rise across the U.S. BY SUDIKSHA KOCHI STAFF WRITER As the fall semester comes to a close, students are debating whether to attend in-person classes or operate remotely next semester…

STUDENTS REACT TO THE RESULTS OF THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Students express opinions about Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential race BY SUDIKSHA KOCHI STAFF WRITER President-elect Joe Biden has officially won the 2020 presidential election with a winning a total of 306 electoral votes, leaving President Donald Trump with…

RUNOFF RACES FOR SENATE SEATS IN GEORGIA TO TAKE PLACE

Georgia will hold two runoff elections in early January to determine which candidates will secure the two Senate seats BY SUDIKSHA KOCHI STAFF WRITER Georgia will be holding two runoff races on Jan. 5 to determine who will gain control…

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS ANNOUNCED

Former Vice President Joe Biden officially becomes 46th president of the United States, defeating incumbent President Donald Trump in a tight race BY SUDIKSHA KOCHI STAFF WRITER  After a narrow margin in the race between the two presidential candidates, former…

STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN “GET OUT THE VOTE” EFFORTS

Get Out the Vote efforts target young voters and students BY LIANNA BROWN NEWS EDITOR Students and student groups across campus have been working throughout the fall semester to get Virginians, particularly students, to vote in the 2020 election on…

STUDENTS REACT TO CONFIRMATION OF JUDGE AMY CONEY BARRETT

Mason students express opposition and support for Amy Coney Barrett as Supreme Court justice  BY SUDIKSHA KOCHI STAFF WRITER  After much pushing by Republicans, the Senate voted to confirm Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the…

MASON ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF SPRING BREAK

Students share opposing opinions on canceling spring break BY LIANNA BROWN NEWS EDITOR In an email to the Mason community on Oct. 19, Provost Mark Ginsberg announced an updated plan for the spring semester, highlighting the elimination of spring break….

MASON STUDENTS REACT TO POLLING FOR THE UPCOMING ELECTION

Students share conflicting thoughts on polling of 2020 presidential election BY BRAD BYRNE STAFF WRITER As the 2020 presidential election looms in the very near future, polling has become another topic of debate for this election. After some polling was…