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VSE in the News

Upcoming Events

Research News



VSE in the News 

News stories about VSE that have been posted:


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Photo of the Week

Injuries helped derail Cameron Smith's dream of playing professional hockey. Now he studies computer science and stars for Mason’s powerful club team. Photo by Lathan Goumas











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Research News


Martin Slawski, assistant professor in the Department of Statistics, received $174,942 from the National Science Foundation for “New Directions in Learning from Data with Faulty Correspondence.”


Thomas LaToza, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, received a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation for “Debugging Mental Models.” Anticipated funding is $514,962.



Up-coming Events


Whether you're looking for a specific event or browsing, our calendar lets you know what’s happening at the school. Here is a sample of what’s coming in the next several weeks. For more information visit our calendar on the web. From this page, you can share the event on social media, get updates, forward to friends, or save it to your own calendar.


February 15 CASBBI, 1:00 pm, Krasnow Institute Room 229. The Center for Adaptive Systems for Brain-Body Interactions (CASBBI), led by Siddhartha Sikdar (bioengineering), Jim Thompson (psychology), and Lynn Gerber (health administration and policy), has been selected for base funding by a team led by the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President S. David Wu. This group meets weekly. Pizza and coffee are provided.


February 17 – Engineers Youth Conference 2019, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm, various locations. More information.


February 18-22 – Engineers Week. Highlights include:


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