Office of Global Strategies

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Sierra Leone and George Mason Find Further Partnership

Martha Chigozie met with Dean William Reeder to discuss partnering with Mason’s College of Visual and Performing Arts in the near future.

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Startalk: Bridging Instructional Gaps in Preparing to Teach Millennial Language Learners

PI: Marjorie Hall Haley, Professor, CEHD Link to the program: Rationale: The majority of today’s Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, and Russian teachers are faced with the daunting realization that teaching in U.S. schools is tremendously different from their own schooling experiences. There are numerous mitigating factors. Some of which include: working with culturally, linguistically, and …

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Mason and the Netherlands Partner to Educate Dutch Officials in Public Policy

[catlist id=53 content=yes] [hr] [catlist excerpt=yes] Mason has hosted a contingent of mid-level Dutch officials for 11 years in a collaborative Master’s degree program in Public Administration (MPA). The goal of the program is to identify Dutch ministers in mid-career who are bright, hardworking and, according to GMU Professor of Public Policy James Riggle, “the […]

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Office of Global and International Strategies Organizes, Moves to Science and Tech II

The Science and Tech II Building has new occupants: members of the Office of Global and International Strategies. Mason’s “Global Office” is young but has important goals. Foremost among them is contributing to the enhancement of the university’s international profile and presence. Anne Schiller, interim vice president for global strategies, has noted several areas slated […]

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FIPSE Comprehensive Program

PI: Susan Hirsch, Associate Professor, Inst for Conflict Analysis & Resolution CO-PI: Agnieszka Paczynska, Associate Professor/Undergraduate Program Director, Inst for Conflict Analysis & Resolution You can read the program description at the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) web site. The FIPSE Comprehensive Program supports and disseminates innovative reform projects that promise to …

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