2:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Your George Mason University basketball team is coming to Pittsburgh! Cheer on your Patriots as they take on the Duquesne Dukes on Saturday, Jan. 20. Come out to rally with fans before the game at Buford's Kitchen near the arena.
11:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Don your green and gold and join the School of Business for this year's Mason Means Business Night! This is an all-inclusive, family friendly event. Spouses, children, and friends are welcome.
Mason Young Alumni (undergrad alumni from class years 2013-2017) are invited to a special "sneak-peek" behind the scenes of the Patriot Club's Gold Room and discounted game tickets at this annual "Young Alumni Day" at Mason's Mens Basketball.
Women's Basketball Pre-game Reception
Join us for a celebration of the Women's Basketball team, who are off to a record-breaking start this season! Reception will begin at 1 p.m. in the Green Coat Society Room in EagleBank Arena, tipoff vs Fordham University at 2 p.m. Cost per person: Adults — $10, Kids — $7 (includes game ticket), Women’s Basketball Season Ticket Holders — $5. Email Leeann Bushar
to register. Click here for complete team 2017-2018 schedule
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Mason is coming to Richmond in January! The Mason Alumni Legislative Reception offers you the chance to share your Patriot pride with Virginia Representatives and Senators, and hear from Mason's President, Ángel Cabrera.
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Join us for Mason Baseball's First Pitch Dinner featuring special guest speaker Dave Martinez, Manager of the Washington Nationals!
3:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Your George Mason University basketball team is coming to Richmond! Come out to rally with fans before the game at the Carole Weinstein International Center for pregame tailgates on the Richmond campus. Pre-game registration includes late lunch, spirit item giveaways, and cash bar.
Arts in the Real World Internship and Career Fair
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Meet with recruiters from 25 of the top arts, entertainment, and media employers in DC, MD, and VA including Woolly Mammoth Theatre, Smithsonian, Wolf Trap, and many more! No cost to attend, but registration is required. Click here for more information and to register.
Homecoming 2018 is Feb. 8 - 10!
With a line-up of school-spirited alumni events, reminisce and share the experience with your friends and family. Join us for an exclusive alumni beer tasting, or meet fellow alumni at a regional happy hour. Don't miss bringing your family on Saturday the indoor tailgate before the 4 p.m. men's basketball game.
Wearable Devices for Managing Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
This Galileo's Science Cafe event will explore advancements in wearable technologies that help with substance use recovery and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Dr. Holly Matto and Dr. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer will share about developments in monitoring symptom activity and delivering personalized interventions. Join us at the Hylton Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Feb. 8. Refreshment hour begins at 6 p.m. Learn more and register here.
Come support Mason Men's Basketball as they take on UMASS on Saturday, February 24, 2018. CHHS Alumni Chapter Board is hosting an Alumni Pregame Social at Oh George! followed by the 6:30 PM basketball game at Eaglebank Arena.
The FBI Profiler and The Psychopath
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Psychopaths can present an enormous challenge for everyone they interact with – family, co-workers, law enforcement, mental health professionals, and others. How psychopaths treat people, their behavior at work, at crime scenes, and as neighbors can be shocking. Get a glimpse into the mind of this most devastating personality at the Galileo's Science Cafe with FBI Special Agent, Dr. Mary Ellen O'Toole. Learn more and register here.
Education Workforce Event
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Jointly hosted by the Schar School of Policy and Government and the College of Education and Human Development, "Strengthening the Pipeline from School to Work: Policy and Practice in Forging School and Industry Partnerships" will highlight the importance of education and business partnerships that can provide work-based learning experiences for high school students. Keynote address will be by former Secretary of Education, Dr. Arne Duncan. This event will be held on the Arlington Campus. Click here for more information.
6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Celebrate Mason's School of Dance at the Mason Dance Fête! An elegant evening that supports dance student scholarships, the event will feature student showcases, wine, hors d'oeuvres, and performances of work by leading choreographers.
Math in Motion: What Dance can tell us About Motor Control
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
A unique collaboration between the George Mason School of Dance and the Department of Bioengineering is currently combining approaches to examine how the human brain is able to precisely control movement. Our insights may be useful for understanding the development of motor expertise, which has implications for development, training and rehabilitation. Hear from Bioengineering professor, Dr. Wilssan Joiner, at the Hylton Performing Arts Center for the Galileo's Science Cafe event. Refreshments provided at 6 p.m. and program begins at 7 p.m. Learn more and register here.
6:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Join us at the Hylton Performing Arts Center as we celebrate our 8th Anniversary! The Gala will feature an elegant dinner on the beautiful Merchant Hall stage, exciting live auction in support of the Veterans and the Arts Initiative, a silent auction featuring local artists, and back by popular demand—the After Party! Come dance the night away and enjoy delicious bites and libations!
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.
Astrobiology and the Search for Life on Other Worlds
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Recent discoveries in astronomy and space exploration have shown that requirements for life are commonplace in the world out there. We have also found that there are at least six locations in our own solar system that are habitable for simple life. Gain insights from Dr. Michael Summers at the Galileo's Science Cafe event at the Hylton Performing Arts Center. Refreshments provided at 6 p.m. with program at 7 p.m. Learn more and register here.
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Join us for the 23rd Annual Golf Outing raising funds for Mason's Early Identification and Student Transition and Empowerment Programs. Enjoy an outstanding day of golf at Westfields Golf Club with your friends and colleagues.