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.

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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.


News

Research Assistant Using Grant to Create Diplomatic Simulations

Research Assistant Using Grant to Create Diplomatic Simulations

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Stephanie Galarza, working as a Research Assistant for Dr. Kelly Schrum, is working on a diplomatic simulator to allow high school students to participate in diplomatic practices. This project,“Diplomacy in Action: Diplomatic Simulations in the Classroom,” is being funded by a $198,000 grant from the State Department’s U.S. Diplomacy Center.


4VA Funded Students published on AHA Today

4VA Funded Students published on AHA Today

Friday, December 2, 2016

Scott Saunders and Ian Criman have published findings of their collaborative research in the American Historical Association blog. Each student worked with a group that focused on a different topic pertaining to tuberculosis.

URSP Student Contributes to Publication

URSP Student Contributes to Publication

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

URSP Student Iris Stone has contributed to a publication in Applied Physics Letters, the most cited journal in Applied Physics. Linked here is the paper and Iris' blog post.  

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