May 9th, 2018
Spring 2018 DEGREE CELEBRATION and RECEPTION VSE Graduation 5/17 @ 2pm – Eagle Bank Arena. Please line up no later than 1:15pm in the Parking Lot. Reception will be in the Engineering Building Atrium following the graduation ceremony. Please see flyer for more information
Withdrawals are changing for Fall 2018: Starting this fall 2018 the registrar’s office is shortening the course drop period significantly to September 9th and implementing a regular Withdrawal period from 9/10 – 9/30. The regular withdrawal can be repeated as often as necessary, but will show as a W in your transcript. Selective Withdrawal period will start from 10/1 – 10/26, Selective Withdrawal may only be taken 3 times until graduation.
BIOL 213 changes: For students who need BIOL 213 in fall please sign up for the BIOL 213-007 class with Dr. Hoemann. This
class is different from the regular BIOL 213 classes and will be mandatory for our BENG students starting this fall 2018.
CHEM 251 (4 credits) is NOW CHEM 271(3 credits) and its lab CHEM 272 (1 credit)
The Fabric of the Neocortex: Dr.Andreas Tolias | Thursday, May 17|12pm-1pm| JC room B
*Bonus* Physics & Astronomy Colloquium| Friday, May 11|3:30 pm| Exploratory Hall 3301
Divita Mathur: NRL – DNA Self Assemply: A Nanoscale Building Block for Bottom-up Fabrication
[FLYER] Bioengineering Graduation Reception | Thursday, May 17|4pm-6pm|Engineering Atrium
Spring 2018 Graduation Reception. Family is welcome!
Career Launch: Prepare for the Fair| Thursday, May 24|12pm-3pm| SUB 1 rm 3400
Career Launch: Come Prepare for the Fair in Three Easy Steps!
Noon - Prepare Your Documents
Learn to write a targeted resume and cover letter for your job or internship!
1 p.m. - Connect with Employers
You only have one chance to make a good first impression; develop a personal pitch and conduct research for better connections
2 p.m. - Get Ready to Interview
Use the STAR technique to enhance your job and internship interviews.
Just In time Fair| Thursday, May 24|3pm-6pm| Dewberry Hall
The Just in Time Hiring Fair connects students, alumni and employers with any positions that may have been added, changed, or remain available from the spring recruiting season. Employers attending this fair will have immediate job openings that they are looking to fill.
Career Services | Visit Career Services in SUB I, Room 3400 or call 703-993-2370 to make an appointment. To make an appointment, you must first update your account in HireMason
HireMason is the Mason's exclusive internship and job database. Employers that post in HireMason are interested in recruiting Mason students and alumni. HireMason also features on-campus jobs and research positions. Update your profile regularly, set up search alerts, and regularly check for opportunities regionally and nationally.
Grants are available for students to conduct independent research or serve as an English Teaching Assistant abroad for up to one year. U.S. citizenship is required. Interested candidates and those who wish to learn more are invited to attend an information session. A full schedule of upcoming sessions is attached. This year for the first time, Fulbright information sessions will be offered in the form of live webinars in addition to in-person sessions held on campus.
Prospective applicants must: (1) attend an information session and (2) thoroughly review the Fulbright U.S. Student Program website us.fulbrightonline.org prior to booking an appointment to discuss their candidacy with the Director of Graduate Fellowships. In order to receive university endorsement of their application, Mason-affiliated applicants must register their application and meet with Dr. Agoston by July 1, 2018, and subsequently meet a campus deadline of September 15, 2018, at 11:59pm.
Volgenau School of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering
3102 Peterson Family Health Sciences Hall, 1J7
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: (703) 993-4190
Fax: (703) 993-2077
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Click on the button in the top right corner “GMU SSC Campus”
Frequently Used Forms and Websites:
Declare concentration: http://registrar.gmu.edu/wp-content/uploads/UCDM.pdf (Fill out top and enter new concentration in “advisor use only” box)
Run Degree evaluation/audit: http://registrar.gmu.edu/students/degree-evaluation/degree-works/
How to check how other courses transfer to Mason: http://admissions.gmu.edu/transfer/transferCreditSearch.asp
Mason Core: http://catalog.gmu.edu/mason-core/