August 28 ,  2019



August 28             Part-time Job Fair

September 3        Last day to add classes

                               Donut Day Fall 2019

September 5        Dr. Eli Zunder

                                Ice cream social

September 9        Last day to drop (100% refund)

September 12      Dr. Sridevi Sarma

September 16      Fall 2019 Peace Corp Pep Program

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Part-time Job Fair

When: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Where: Dewberry Hall, Fairfax Campus

Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

There will be over 80 employers looking to hire
part-time and off-campus jobs. Please bring multiple copies of your resume and dress casual.



Undergraduate NEWS:


Appointments with your Advisor: Use the appointment system SSC Campus -

Walk ins: September 3rd from 10:30am – 12:00 pm and September 6th from 2pm – 3:30 pm.

Winter 2019 Graduates: Important information about timelines and the entire graduation process can be found at . Make sure to check your degree audit and see me.

MATH 114 and MATH 214 need to be passed with a B- and above in the department of bioengineering.

New curriculum in Fall 2019: Students in catalog years before Fall 2019 please check attached equivalency sheet.

BMES: Consider becoming a member of the national Biomedical Engineering Society. Only $30/ year for student membership. To become a member of our local chapter please email Holly To, our BMES president - [log in to unmask]. This is an opportunity to mingle with BIOE students, network, go to conferences, help , fundraise and have fun. You need to provide Holly with your BMES membership number and expiration date.

URSP: Do you have a fall URSP (not a research assistantship) and would like it to count as a BENG 395. Please email me no later than Thursday noon with the title and mentor information.

Mason Student Services Center is now the first stop and central resource for any questions related to

·         Registration and academic records

·         Enrollment

·         Financial Aid

·         Billing and Student Accounts


[Flyer] Part-time Job Fair | August 28 | 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Dewberry Hall, Fairfax. Please bring multiple copies of your resume and dress casual.

[Flyer] Fall 2019 Peace Corps Prep Program | September 16 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | Research Hall 301

                                                                   |   October  15   |      2:00 – 3:00 pm       |  Research Hall 301

                                                                   | November 14  | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm | Research Hall 301

[Flyer] Ice Cream Social 2019 | September 5th | 2:00 – 4:00 pm Nguyen Engineering Building | Tickets are available in Peterson Hall,  Room 3100

[Flyer] Donut  Day Fall  2019 | Interested in Deloitte Consulting or Advisory?  Please join us for donuts to discover more about Deloitte GPS Consulting and Advisory,. This is an exciting opportunity to network with GMU Alumni that have joined Deloitte!                                    | September 3rd | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Volgenau School of Engineering Atrium

Entire semester seminar series attached.

[FLYER] Dr. Eli Zunder| San Francisco University, Thursday, Sept. 5th |12pm-1:00pm| Exploratory Hall, Room L111

Title: Tracking embryonic and postnatal development of the mammalian nervous system at the  single‐cell level.

[FLYER] Dr. Sridevi Sarma | Massachusetts Institute of Technology , Thursday, Sept. 12th |12:00pm-1:00pm| Exploratory Hall, Room L111
Title: Risk‐taking bias in human decision‐making is encoded via a right‐le
ft brain push‐pull system



Internship –

SPOTLIGHT: BIOE Junior De’Andre Darby

Did you have an internship this summer and would like to tell us about it? Please email a short summary, picture and a confirmation for information release: [log in to unmask].

Updated internship information will be posted in this newsletter end of September.


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Job Services

Peer Mentor Center | More information to come

Career Services  |  Drop-in hours:  Mondays and Thursdays from 2:30-4:30 pm | VSE Room 2800

                                                                                  Monday through Friday from 11:00-1:00 pm | SUB I Room 3400

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Contact Us

General Phone: 703-993-5846

Advising - Claudia Borke:703-993-4190

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Claudia Borke

Academic Advisor

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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Claudia Borke

Academic Advisor, Department of Bioengineering

George Mason University

3102 Peterson Hall, 4400 University Drive, 1J7

Fairfax, VA 22030


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