October 1st ,  2019



October 2             BMES Meeting

October 2-3         Fall 2019 Career Fair

October 3             Dr. Ranu Jung

October 7             Spring 2020 schedule on Patriot Web

October 10           Dr. Karun Sharma


Fall 2019 Career Fair: Oct 2nd- 3rd, 2019

Spring 2020 registration

Grad students: Nov 5, 2019

Seniors: Nov 7, 2019

Juniors: Nov 11, 2019

Sophomores: Nov 13, 2019
Freshmen: Nov 15, 2019

The schedule will be live on PatriotWeb starting Oct. 7th


Undergraduate NEWS:


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

Walk in hours: Tuesday, Oct. 8th from 9:30 – 11:00 am.

Winter 2019 Graduates: Important information about timelines and the entire graduation process can be found at .

Spring 2019 Graduates: Make sure to make an appointment with Claudia Borke to go over degree audit and classes BEFORE Spring registration.

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.

We have BIOE students on Hypernova Solar, George Mason University's Solar Car Team. They are looking to recruit new members for the Fall of 2019. Hypernova Solar designs, builds, tests, and competes with fully solar-powered electric vehicles, and then races them in international competitions against universities from all around the globe. Openings on Fundraising, Logistics, Electrical, and Mechanical teams. Join us on Fridays at 3PM in the MIX@Fenwick, check us out online at, or shoot us an email at [log in to unmask]



[Flyer] BMES Meeting | Oct. 2 | 5:00 – 6:00 pm | Peterson Hall, Rm. 5000e, Speaker:  Karen T. Lee (from OSCAR)         

[Flyer] Fall 2019 Career Fair | Oct. 2-3 | 11:00 – 4:00 pm | Dewberry Hall, JC    

Check out this new VIDEO with quick tips and explaining common misconceptions about the career fair   

[Flyer] Fall 2019 Peace Corps Prep Program |  October  15   |  2:00 – 3:00 pm |  Research Hall 301

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

Mindfulness/Meditation session | Tuesdays | 12:00-12:45pm | JC Rm 234 | Come and join the Mason community for an opportunity to pause, breather, relax, and be in a kind, supportive, loving space.


Entire semester BENG seminar series attached.

 [Flyer] Ranu Jung , Ph.D. |Florida International University , Thursday, Oct. 3 |12:00pm-1:00pm| Exploratory Hall, Room L111
Title: Bioelectronics for Restoration of Impaired Autonomic or Somatosensory Functions

Karun Sharma , Ph.D. |Children’s National Medical Center , George Washington School of Medicine, Thursday, Oct. 10 |12:00pm-1:00pm| Exploratory Hall, Room L111

Title: Clinical Application of MR-HIFU in Pediatrics




SPOTLIGHT: - BIOE senior Abdul Noor: R&D Bioengineering intern at MITRE's technology division

Follow above link for his post about the internship.

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].



Do you have a Linkedin account? Check out what Linked in can do for you:


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

Dorothy Hayden -  Industry Advisor for Engineering, Construction, Aerospace, Manufacturing, and Transportation

            Schedule your appointment here:


Mason’s source for jobs, internships, workshops, & career fairs.

Click HERE to learn more about the latest info for employers coming to campus and featured internship and job postings.



The Volgenau School of Engineering offers several scholarships for both graduate and undergraduate students.



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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