6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Join us for a social meet up with fellow Patriots at Jacksonville Beach on Thursday, March 30. Take in views of the coast on the rooftop of Casa Marina Hotel and Restaurant while enjoying happy hour specials with us.
Join us as we celebrate 7 years of the Hylton Performing Arts Center! This elegant and exciting annual gala raises funds for the Senator Charles J. Colgan Community Arts Benefit Fund and Endowment, enabling local arts groups to call the Hylton Center their artistic home.
Bridging the Education and Workforce Gap
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
The HireEd Conference will bring together entrepreneurs, corporations, business leaders, educators and nonprofits to discuss successful solutions and strategies to place students, graduates and workers at all levels, and bridge the gap between educating, finding and placing talent. Learn More
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Join us for a networking reception and insightful presentation by Tim Roemer, former U.S. Ambassador to India and current Executive Director and Strategic Counselor at APCO worldwide. .
Make your mark at Mason and join us for Mason's first ever Giving Day! From midnight to 11:59 pm, we'll invite all of Mason Nation to join together in making gifts to their alma mater. Click here
to learn more.
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Meet up after school to learning the latest about the emerging topic of blended learning in the classroom, featuring CEHD faculty member Dr. Jered Borup
. After a short discussion, enjoy food, fun, plus a free gift for George Mason University Alumni!
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Join the Department of Global and Community Health for the Second Annual Conversations & Connections! The evening will feature a special keynote address from Dr. Lawrence Green and provide the opportunity to mix and mingle with fellow alumni, faculty, and current MPH students.
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Join us for the GMU Spring Classic, a charity basketball game between the Mason Ambassadors and Patriot Leaders. This event is a fundraiser for student scholarships. Net proceeds will benefit the General Scholarship Fund and support Mason's first Giving Day!
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Explore the award-winning Art and Design Building and experience the visual arts at Mason as you've never seen them before. Engage with our talented students and faculty, enjoy delicious food and drink, and event take home art, all in support of much needed student scholarships and funds for visiting artists!
Health and Science Career Fair
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
As an employer, the Health and Science Career Fair will allow you to connect with students and alumni who are interested in industries such as research and development, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, clinical careers, conservation, geographic information systems and various others. Whether you are recruiting for volunteers, internships, part-time or full-time positions, this fair will allow you connect with candidates who can meet your organization's needs. Employers who are recruiting only for nurses will have a special section in the hall to highlight their particular recruiting needs. Register as an employer here. Alumni job seekers do not need to pre-register.
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Join the School of Nursing for an alumni-led panel discussion about everything new nursing grads should know before heading out into the work force! This is a great opportunity to network, mingle, and learn with fellow nursing alumni.
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Learn how to plan for your future retirement savings at this financial workshop. This event is part of a new Financial series during Grad Fest 2017; it is both a Grad Fest and Mason Young Alumni event, but registration is open to all Mason Students, Alumni, and Faculty/Staff.
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Join us at our annual health and science networking night. Every College of Science student should know what you now know about networking in your industry, crafting a career as a scientist, or just how to put themselves out there. We’d like your help telling them!
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Come out to The Winery at Bull Run on Saturday, April 15 from noon to 6 p.m. The Volgenau Alumni Development Board has reserved the Generals Quarters just for Mason engineering alumni! Grab your drinks and food and meet fellow alumni in the shaded picnic area.
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
The George Mason University School of Music's Jazz Studies Department invites you to a fun evening of BBQ and brews, followed by an energetic performance by Mason's talented jazz students.
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Join the School of Business Alumni Chapter for the Masters of Real Estate Development Industry Group Happy Hour. All Mason alumni working in the real estate or development industries are welcome to join for a fun evening of networking. Tickets include appetizers and two drink tickets!
Practice Interview Day
Hosted by Career Services, this event provides your organization with visibility on campus and an opportunity to network with Mason students. Also, the Employer Roundtable provides the opportunity to learn and share best practices with the other recruiters present. Who should attend: hiring managers, human resource management staff, college relations staff, and recruiters are all welcome to participate. Click here for more information.
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Join us for our Black Scholars Golf Classic and network with Mason alumni, faculty/administrators, students, and business affiliates. This scholarship fundraising tournament is also a great opportunity to sharpen those golfing skills for future tournaments while supporting a great cause.
5:45 PM to 8:00 PM
Join the Friends of Music for a dinner celebrating the School of Music's production of Gilbert and Sullivan's IOLANTHE! Event proceeds will support the vocal studies program at George Mason University.
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Join us for and evening of networking and open house tours of Point of View.
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Come learn how to repay your student loans at this financial workshop. This event is part of a new Financial series during Grad Fest 2017; it is both a Grad Fest and Mason Young Alumni event, but registration is open to all Mason Students, Alumni, and Faculty/Staff.
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mason Recreation invites you to join us for a great afternoon of golf at the Penderbrook Golf Club. The 2017 Mason Open will provide a great opportunity to connect with members of the Mason community and de-stress prior to finals. Event proceeds will support the Mason Recreation - Student and Staff Development Fund.
7:05 PM to 10:00 PM
Don your National's red or Oriole's orange gear and join fellow School of Business alumni, faculty, staff, and friends for the first Mason Means Business: National's Night Out! We'll see you at National's park for the May 11th Washington National's vs. Baltimore Oriole's game.
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Join us for a fundraiser celebrating the contributions of immigrant artists as entrepreneurs hosted by the Institute for Immigration Research.
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Spring/Summer 2017 Grads—celebrate your achievements with family, friends, Mason faculty/staff, and alumni. Get information and goodies from campus offices and services regarding how to stay connected with Mason after graduation. $5.00 for Graduates - $8.00 for Family/Guests (4 guest maximum). DEADLINE TO REGISTER: May 12th
4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Come out to Cigar City Brewing on Saturday, May 20 for our next local Patriot get together. Mason Alumni in Greater Tampa Bay
are organizing a tour at the brewery and an afternoon of cheer! Join us with a friend and register beforehand to enjoy discounted tour prices, compliments of the Alumni Association.
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Join your fellow Mason alumni working in and around the government for drinks and conversation. We will meet in a private room at Chef Geoff's in Tysons Corner to expand networks and reconnect!
Just in Time Hiring Fair
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Hosted by Career Services, this is a great way to fill any positions that may have been added, changed, or remain available from your spring recruiting efforts. Employers attending this fair must have immediate job openings they are looking to fill. The event will consist of a job fair in the morning, and the option for interviewing candidates on site in the afternoon. All students and alumni are encouraged to attend the fair. Cost to attend: $150 which includes two representatives, two parking passes, and morning coffee. Click here for more information.
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Support Women in Business funded student scholarships at George Mason University, sip on Spanish wines courtesy of Vienna Vintner, indulge in tapas, and get your passport stamped for chances to win wine themed door prizes.
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Join fellow Patriot supporters at the 22nd Annual Diversity Scholarship Golf Classic at Westfields Golf Club. Play golf, mingle, and dine with community business leaders and support Mason student scholarships for the Early Identification (EIP) and Student Transition and Empowerment Programs (STEP).