Archive for November, 2014

Dissertation Defense by Albert Johnson – December 16, 2014

  Candidate: Albert Johnson Defense Date: December 16, 2014, 10:00am-1:00pm Location: David King Hall, Room 3006 Title: Experiential and Emotional Basis For Sense-Of-Place

Fall 2014 issue of the GREENovation is published

Check out the current Fall 2014 issue of GREENovation! Contributors to this issue include: Dr. Chris Parsons: Editorial Dana McCoskey: Graduate Essay William Norfolk: Graduate Research Michael Latimer: Events at Mason ESP Faculty & Students: Conference Focus Rachel Golden: Book Review The Department of Environmental Science and Policy publishes a full-color PDF newsletter every semester, featuring […]

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program for Spring 2015 now open

The Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program for the Spring 2015 semester includes two (2) $10,000 scholarships and four (4) $5,000 scholarships, to be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students with a declared major of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life-science field. To qualify for the scholarship, students must have a GPA of 3.0 (on […]

MBAC Collaborator Meeting @ PW campus – Nov. 14, 2014

This is a reminder that a monthly MBAC collaborator meeting is scheduled for Friday, November 14 at 2:30pm in Occoquan Building, Room 110L, at the Prince William campus.   Details of the second meeting: Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Salerno, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Environmental Science and Policy, GMU Title: Diversity, distribution, and dynamics of coral reef bacterial […]

Dr. Thomas Lovejoy receives the Woodrow Wilson Award For Public Service

  Dr. Thomas Lovejoy, professor of Environmental Science and Policy at George Mason University, and also a Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies External Advisory Board member and former Chair of this board, has been awarded the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service.  Dr. Lovejoy is the eleventh recipient of this award, being honored for his outstanding […]

Thesis defense by Sarah Josway – November 17, 2014

  Candidate: Sarah Josway Defense Date: November 17, 2014, 2:00-5:00pm Location: Exploratory Hall, Room 3301 Title: Genetic Diversity Of Two Subpopulations Of Black Rhinoceros, Diceros Bicornis Bicornis, At Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa