Research

Author Finds Organizations Still Run Like 19th-Century Factories

Posted: January 12, 2012 at 11:59 am, Last Updated: January 12, 2012 at 12:01 pm

Public Policy professor Mark Addleson explains that work has changed but management practices have not.

Index Ranks U.S. Tops Among Entrepreneurial Nations

Posted: January 4, 2012 at 7:29 pm, Last Updated: January 5, 2012 at 4:48 pm

The United States is the best country in the world to start a business, according to an index that is produced in part at Mason.

Mason Policy Team Advises on Virginia Health Reform

Posted: January 4, 2012 at 3:49 pm, Last Updated: January 4, 2012 at 3:51 pm

Researchers in the College of Health and Human Services provided key input to a state advisory council.

Let the Music Play: Study Finds Teens’ Listening Habits Help Teach Civics

Posted: December 13, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: December 20, 2011 at 4:16 pm

Education professor Anthony Pellegrino and his colleagues analyzed the intersection of music and civics for high school students.

Researchers to Study STEM-Focused High Schools

Posted: December 9, 2011 at 2:14 pm, Last Updated: December 19, 2011 at 10:29 am

Researchers have a four-year, $2.8 million National Science Foundation grant to see what works at schools focused on science, technology, engineering and math.

Mason Works with Local Health Department on Flu Shot Message

Posted: December 1, 2011 at 11:21 am, Last Updated: December 5, 2011 at 9:28 am

College students can be a tough crowd — especially when it comes to persuading them to get a flu shot.

Mason Research Gives Hope to Women with Deadliest Breast Cancer

Posted: November 14, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 14, 2011 at 8:58 am

Scientists pinpointed a key driver in the cancer that is leading to new ways to treat it.

Vision Series: Eden King to Discuss Diversity in the Workplace

Posted: November 8, 2011 at 9:55 am

In her lecture, King will explore what happens when people from different backgrounds have to work together.

Drinking Coffee Could Help Those With Liver Disease, Study Shows

Posted: November 3, 2011 at 3:44 pm, Last Updated: November 4, 2011 at 8:04 am

A joint Mason-Inova Health System study analyzed national nutritional data to conclude that caffeine has protective value.

Bisexual Women Suffer More from Health Risk Factors Than Males, Study Finds

Posted: October 28, 2011 at 9:56 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2011 at 10:00 am

They are more likely to suffer from depression and stress and to binge-drink, a new study led by Mason professor Lisa Lindley finds.