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

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

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    Dr. Bethany Usher with URSP Alumni at the 5t Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship.

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    URSP student presenting at the Summer Celebration of Student Scholarship on August 5, 2016.

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    National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) 2016 presenters.


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She doesn't have a view, but still has a vision

She doesn't have a view, but still has a vision

Thursday, February 9, 2017

When Bethany Usher was named associate provost for undergraduate education, she was offered a Merten Hall office that has a window. Usher, though, decided to stay in her windowless second-floor office in the Johnson Center. "The space is active for students and faculty, and being accessible to them is really important," she said.

 

Vaccination Trepidation: A URSP Continues

Vaccination Trepidation: A URSP Continues

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Neuroscience student Ashley Plaster and her mentor, Dr. Julia Painter, are part of a team that explores how open people would be to receiving a vaccine for viruses like Zika and Ebola.

 

ISOM Grad and URSP Recipient Takes on MLB Wages

ISOM Grad and URSP Recipient Takes on MLB Wages

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Last spring, Jamie Wheeler undertook data analysis of Major League Baseball players and their wages with a "Moneyball" approach. His project "Statistic Tendencies of Player Trade in Baseball" approached the contentious practice that is salary negotiations. 


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