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  1. Universities start programs to develop cybersleuthsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    This semester, George Mason University began offering what it says is the world's first undergraduate degree in cybersecurity engineering. The program's director, Peggy Brouse, said she would have been happy to start with 15 students.

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  2. Veterans and Military Spouses/Partners Discover Jobs at Smart Places on March 12Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    The Mid-Atlantic Higher Education Recruitment Consortium , a regional collaboration of colleges and universities, teaching hospitals, research labs and government agencies is advancing its commitment to hiring Veterans and Military Spouses/Partners by hosting an unprecedented event on the campus of George Mason University. The Career Expo & Job Fair, which will take place on Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at The Hub Ballroom, will be the first of its kind to offer an in-depth look at diverse career opportunities through the "Discover Jobs at Smart Places" regional initiative.

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  3. Lebanon student chosen for national journalism conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... School as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2015 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University in Washington, D.C. She will spend a week in July gaining insight and meeting national journalism leaders and professionals in ...

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  4. Doctors should take lead in push to curb climate change - expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... patient care, according to the survey, conducted by the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University and published in the February edition of the journal Annals of the American Thoracic Society. "There is more pressure for the ...

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  5. Celebrate GhanaFest - Culture, Music & FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVR Richmond

    ... producer and Hip Life Music Artist CULTURAL DISPLAY : Kukuwa Nuamah ; Adjunct Dance professor George Mason University and Gye Nyame Dance Group. GHANAFEST Food Festival, March 7, Libby Hill Park Grounds, 11am - 5pm. The event will be covered live by ...

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  6. Baylen Linnekin on New Federal Dietary Policy RecommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... ylen J. Linnekin is the executive director of Keep Food Legal Foundation and an adjunct professor at George Mason University Law School, where he teaches Food Law & Policy.

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  7. GOP leaders tap Keith Hall to lead CBORead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Congressional Republicans on Friday tapped Keith Hall, an economist with a long record of government service and policy analysis, to lead the Congressional Budget Office, placing a critical arbiter of proposed legislation in the hands of a free- market thinker often described as measured and cool. Hall previously served as chief economist for President George W. Bush's Council of Economic Advisers, commissioner of the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics and in a variety of research capacities, most recently at George Mason University's Mercatus Center and at the U.S. International Trade Commission.

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  8. Cracker Barrel to have Dailey & Vincent - Alive' CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... during a performance at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, located on the Prince William campus of George Mason University in Manassas, VA. The show celebrates the best of America, including its music, its men and women in uniform, and its soaring ...

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  9. Initial Thoughts on Obama Administration's "Privacy Bill of Rights" ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Technology Liberation Front

    ... privacy problem first. Adam Thierer / Adam is a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He previously served as President of the Progress & Freedom Foundation, Director of Telecom. Studies at the Cato Institute, and ...

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  10. Politinerds: The Jake Tapper InterviewRead the original story

    Friday | Outside the Beltway

    ... m. About Doug Mataconis Doug holds a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May, 2010 and also writes at Below The Beltway . Follow Doug on Twitter

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  11. The Glare of the Spotlight on Jeffrey A. EisenachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... is also a managing director and a principal at Navigant Economics and an adjunct professor at the George Mason University School of Law, where he teaches Regulated Industries. He writes on a wide range of issues, including industrial organization, ...

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  12. Amazon deforestation soars after a decade of stabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Scientist

    ... it helps to create," says Thomas Lovejoy , a pioneer in Amazon biodiversity studies, currently at George Mason University. Lovejoy says that preserving tropical forests, which take carbon out of the atmosphere, is crucial if we hope to moderate some ...

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  13. Leonard Nimoy, RIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... one of the most iconic figures in science fiction history. Ilya Somin is Professor of Law at George Mason University. His research focuses on constitutional law, property law, and popular political participation. He is the author of "The Grasping ...

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  14. Hall gets his oats, will head CBORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | McClatchy

    ... recently he served as chief economist for the International Trade Commission and was a scholar at George Mason University's Mercatus Center in suburban Virginia. "On a daily basis, Congress relies on CBO for non-partisan, unbiased economic and ...

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  15. #46 - " "Statistical Disparities between Races Prove Discrimination"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... published chapters here. (Editor's Note: Walter Williams is a prominent commentator and economist at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. This essay was originally published in November 2012 under the title, "Diversity, Ignorance and ...

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  16. Walter E. WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2012 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    Walter Williams has served on the faculty of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, as John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics since 1980. He is the author of more than 150 publications that have appeared in scholarly journals.

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  17. Qarni to run for 29th district Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Potomac Local

    ... School for six years, he served in the Marine Corps for eight years. He has his Master's degree from George Mason University. Qarni currently lives in Manassas with his wife and two children. "I want to restore the funding for public education. With ...

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  18. Students need donations for nationalsRead the original story

    Thursday | Post Register

    ... in the state competition earlier this month which qualifies them for the national competition at George Mason University in late April. The competition, featuring students from around the country, takes form as simulated congressional hearings with ...

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  19. Idiocy and multiculturalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Burlington Times News

    ... diversity movements infecting the Western world. Walter E. Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University. To find out more about him, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. President Barack Obama surprised many ...

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  20. Student Rep. at George Mason Removed for Opposing In-State Tuition for Illegal ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Accuracy In Academia

    "Storm Paglia, until Friday the "executive undersecretary for university services for dining services" at George Mason University, was removed from his position after tweeting against "illegals" getting in-state tuition, the Fourth Estate reports . The student body president said that Feb. 13 tweet and a followup defending Paglia's use of "illegal" were "demeaning": "While we all live in a society that permits us to express our opinions, we must also recognize that we live with the consequences of their impact on those we represent, wrote Student Body President [Philip] Abbruscato in an official statement to the university.

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