Access to Opportunities

Most of the Volgenau School's departments offer a year-long intensive senior design capstone class where students get the opportunity to work with researchers, industry partners, and non-profits to solve real-world engineering problems.

Engineering a New Way

The new College of Engineering and Computing will enrich all students's skills.

Aiding Hospital Response

Elise Miller-Hooks, a team of researchers, and the World Bank collaborated to create a web portal that supports models for hospital response to COVID-19.

Patriots Helping Patriots

Mason's Giving Day is over, but you can still contribute.

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Researchers receive over $1.5 million from DARPA
Researchers receive over $1.5 million from DARPA

Four researchers in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering received a $1.5 million grant from DARPA to look at how energy efficiency and innovative security measures can be combined to protect the growing 5G infrastructure. 

Sidney Boakye in the space museum in a NASA tshirt.
First Mason student wins prestigious fellowship
First Mason student wins prestigious fellowship

Senior mechanical engineering major Sidney Boakye was named a Matthew Isakowitz Fellow. The Isakowitz fellowship aims to immerse students in commercial spaceflight through mentorship, summer internships, and networking. 

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NASA award to prevent airline accidents
NASA award to prevent airline accidents

Lance Sherry in the Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research and other researchers created a unique way to help prevent airline accidents.