Archive for May, 2017

Dr. Jennifer Sklarew appears on Emerald Planet TV

(program begins approximately 49 secs in) On May 14, 2017, Dr. Jennifer Sklarew appeared on the Emerald Planet TV program to discuss the hydro-power micro-turbine project she is leading at Mason. When placed in pipes for drinking water or storm water runoff, these turbines can promote potable water and storm water management, while concurrently bolstering […]

Dr. Ryan Valdez (PhD ’15) receives 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award

The Department of Environmental Science and Policy (ESP) within the College of Science (COS) is proud to recognize one of its former students, Dr. Ryan Valdez (PhD, ‘15), as the recipient of the 2017 Mason Distinguished Alumni Award for the COS, as presented by Dean Peggy Agouris. Ryan currently serves as the Senior Manager for […]

Speak Up For Blue podcasts features Dr. Chris Parsons

Speak Up For Blue is an online platform for marine science and conservation awareness that publishes 3 podcasts weekly.  Recently, ESP associate professor Chris Parsons has been featured in two of SUFB’s April podcasts. The podcast entitled “Marching for Science: What’s Next with Dr. Chris Parsons” on April 26, 2017 discusses the March for Science, with Dr. Chris […]

ESP scholarship available for SMSC undergraduate semester – deadline June 1, 2017

The Department of Environmental Science and Policy at George Mason University is pleased to announce the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation Scholarship Program for the fall semester of 2017. The scholarship will provide funding to attend the undergraduate semester program at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation (SMSC). Students are invited to apply for this $2,500 scholarship […]

The 2017 ESP Student Award Recipients

  Click to see the list of 2017 Award Winners! Congratulations to all our outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who have won awards.  They will be recognized at the annual awards breakfast ceremony on May 17, 2017 at 10:00am in Dewberry Hall. Awards ceremony event info: https://tinyurl.com/BiologyAwards2017 Previous winners: http://esp.gmu.edu/students/esp-departmental-award-winners/