Students

URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship in May 2013
URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship, May 2013

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR) is the home of Students as Scholars, and is located in Johnson Center, room 246. 
 
The Mason Graduate is an engaged citizen, a well-rounded scholar, and is prepared to act. Participating in undergraduate research and creative activities prepares you for the world in all these areas. 


OSCAR supports students by:

  • helping them find a project and mentor
  • funding undergraduate research and creative projects
  • providing student travel grants
  • supporting interdisciplinary courses
  • hosting the Celebration of Scholarship
  • sharing information about undergraduate research opportunities

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"Regardless of what you end up finding
out, there is so much that you learn from
just trying to do research." - Daniel Bond URSP Awardee, Spring 2012

Events

March 01

New Sound Collective Concert

7:00 PM
De Laski Performing Arts Building 3001

March 18

URSP Proposal Writing Workshop

10:00 AM
Johnson Center room G

March 27
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News

Students Win Silver Medal in 2014 University Physics Competition

Students Win Silver Medal in 2014 University Physics Competition

Monday, February 2, 2015

For two days in November, George Mason University physics students Austin Bradley, Ryan Pfeifle, a URSP Fall 2014 recipient, and computational/data sciences major Wesley Toler barricaded themselves in Planetary Hall on the Fairfax Campus. The three were participating in the 2014 international University Physics Competition

Students from Mason and Korea’s POSTECH Work Together on Problem-solving

Students from Mason and Korea’s POSTECH Work Together on Problem-solving

Monday, February 16, 2015

GMU students traveled last month to POSTECH, a leading science and technology university in South Korea, to collaborate with Korean students and find innovative approaches to solving problems. OSCAR funded the project in part through its Scholarship Development Grant. The Creative IT Engineering Department at POSTECH University also provided funding.

New Graduate Professional Assistantship position now open at the Office of Institutional Assessment

New Graduate Professional Assistantship position now open at the Office of Institutional Assessment

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Graduate Professional Assistantship position is now open at the Office of Institutional Assessment for Spring 2015. This position supports the assessment program for Mason's Students as Scholars initiative.

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