Archive for March, 2010

U.S./Israel Relations

Posted: March 25, 2010 at 12:05 pm

Marc Gopin, professor at the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, discusses the current state of U.S./Israel relations and the recent White House visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

George Mason Takes Video College Apps

Posted: March 25, 2010 at 10:56 am

Andrew Flagel, dean of Admissions, discusses Mason accepting video essays from applicants as another way to get to know a prospective student.

Could YouTube Be the New Essay in College Applications?

Posted: March 24, 2010 at 11:09 am

Andrew Flagel, dean of Admissions, discusses Mason accepting videos from prospective students as another outlet for them to add personality to their applications.

Obama’s Healthcare Offers Familiar Bargain — Social Security and Medicare

Posted: March 23, 2010 at 9:02 am

CHHS’ Len Nichols comments on the far-reaching benefits of the health care overhaul.

Health Bill Spreads the Pain, Benefits

Posted: March 23, 2010 at 8:54 am

CHHS’ Len Nichols discusses how the new health care bill will benefit the uninsured.

Health-Care Overhaul Fight Moves to States, Agencies

Posted: March 22, 2010 at 4:18 pm, Last Updated: March 22, 2010 at 4:21 pm

CHHS’ Len Nichols discusses the role that insurers will play in health care reform.

Q+A: What Does Healthcare Passage Mean for Obama?

Posted: March 22, 2010 at 4:14 pm, Last Updated: March 22, 2010 at 4:15 pm

CHHS’ Len Nichols comments on the effects of the health care bill’s passage on the current administration.

Dancing with the Stars: Students Learn from the Pros

Posted: March 22, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 22, 2010 at 8:20 am

The School of Dance welcomes professional artists as part of its guest artist and residency programs, giving students a real feel for a professional environment.

Board Seats Give Students Inside Track on University Policy

Posted: March 22, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 22, 2010 at 1:08 pm

David Lieu and Gleason Rowe may sit at opposite ends of the college spectrum, but they both sit at the Board of Visitors conference table.

Economist Cowen to Lecture on Current Financial Crisis

Posted: March 22, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 21, 2010 at 5:35 pm

Cowen, who holds the Holbert L. Harris Chair in Economics, will give the next Vision Series lecture on Monday, March 29, at 7 p.m.