Fostering a Culture of Student Scholarship

Preparing students for the world through undergraduate research and creative activities.

Scholarship is valued as a core characteristic of The Mason Graduate.

  • NCUR 2014 Presenters and faculty, Lexington, KY

    Forty Mason students presented their projects at the National Conference for Undergraduate Research
    at the University of Kentucky, April 3-5, 2014.

  • Anuraag Ravikumar (right) and his mentor, Vasiliki Ikonimidou, present his research at the Biomedical Engineering Society National Conference, Seattle, WA, October 2013

    Anuraag Ravikumar (right) and his mentor, Vasiliki Ikonimidou, presented his research at the Biomedical Engineering Society National Conference, Seattle, WA, October 2013

  • A view of the Celebration of Student Scholarship, Center for the Arts Lobby, May 6, 2014

    A view of the Celebration of Student Scholarship, Center for the Arts Lobby, May 6, 2014


News

Teaching through undergraduate research with Dr. Bethany Usher

Teaching through undergraduate research with Dr. Bethany Usher

Friday, December 19, 2014

Getting students engaged in research is one of the ways we can make their learning experiences more tangible and more profound. In this Teaching Higher Ed podcast, Dr. Bethany Usher talks about what happens when we turn students into scholars. 

Graduating seniors, including three URSP students, share advice in Mason highlights

Graduating seniors, including three URSP students, share advice in Mason highlights

Friday, December 19, 2014

Mason News asked five members of the winter 2014 graduating class to recount some of the highlights of their college years and offer some advice to current Mason students.  Here’s what they had to say. 

OSCAR Student Studies Our Nearest Star, Dreams of Space Exploration

OSCAR Student Studies Our Nearest Star, Dreams of Space Exploration

Monday, December 8, 2014

Fall 2014 URSP Student Jenna Zink keeps her eye on the sun. She’s watching for solar assaults as our nearest star uses the Earth for target practice, knocking out satellites and power grids with direct hits.

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