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Voter Registration at Leading Universities

Voter Registration at Leading Universities

Economics Professor Daniel Klein collaborated on a study that investigates voter registration at 40 leading US universities in the fields of Economics, History, Journalism/Communications, Law, and Psychology. Their findings? Democrats outnumber Republicans 11.5 to 1.

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Fall for the Book: a Fairfax Tradition

Fall for the Book: a Fairfax Tradition

Fall for the Book brings writers, readers, and scholars together like no other event in the region. In its eighteenth year, Fall for the Book is a weeklong literary festival with events taking place on Mason's Fairfax campus and at other venues across the region between September 25 and September 30.

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George Mason University Graduate Showcase: Registration Now Open

George Mason University Graduate Showcase: Registration Now Open

Mason's Office of Graduate Admissions cordially invites you to attend our largest annual event for prospective graduate students. Learn about graduate degree programs, graduate certificates, and professional degrees. Come see the excitement of our campus, meet our faculty, and speak with admissions representatives.

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Why Trump's Prosperous Supporters are Angry, Too

Why Trump's Prosperous Supporters are Angry, Too

Tyler Cowen, Professor of Economics at George Mason University and economics columnist at Bloomberg, writes about a "less heralded force influencing American politics: insufficient savings...." Is Trump in part a result of a "broader and larger impatience that has plagued American society for decades"?

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Innovation through Interdisciplinarity

Innovation through Interdisciplinarity

The provost’s multidisciplinary research initiative, now in its second year, gives interdisciplinary teams from Mason faculty, staff, students, and/or community partners an opportunity to showcase their creativity as they respond to important challenges facing the region, nation, or world.

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