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Doctoral Research Workshop- September 19, 2017 @ 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Posted: July 26, 2017 at 3:53 pm, Last Updated: September 19, 2017 at 1:26 pm

Please join us for the first PhD Research Workshop of Fall 2017. All Schar School students, faculty, and staff are welcome. Please RSVP here. PhD Research Workshop Tuesday, Sept 19th, 2017 2:00-4:00pm Founders Hall 602, Arlington Campus The PhD Research Workshops are opportunities for Schar School doctoral students to practice their presentation skills, receive constructive feedback from […]

PhD Research Workshops

Posted: January 26, 2017 at 3:12 pm

Please mark your calendars for the three PhD Research Workshop of the spring 2017 semester:   February 9, Thursday, 4:30-6:30 pm March 7, Tuesday, 4:30-6:30pm April 3, Monday, 3:30-5:30pm   All workshops held in Founders Hall 602.  Snacks are provided.   Presentation slots are available for all three dates.  Schar School students from all of […]

Join APPS in Watching the 1st Presidential Debate

Posted: September 13, 2016 at 4:24 am, Last Updated: September 22, 2017 at 4:06 pm

  Monday, September 26 at 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM @ Park Lane Tavern APPS cordially invites all MASON students and faculty to watch the first Presidential debate at Park Lane Tavern on Monday, Sept 26th at 8:30pm. Come out to meet and connect with other Mason students and faculty. Enjoy FREE food courtesy of University […]

APPS volunteers for GMU’s 9/11 Day of Service

Posted: September 10, 2016 at 2:26 pm, Last Updated: September 22, 2016 at 10:35 am

APPS students came together on September 9, 2016 to participate in George Mason’s 9/11 Day of Service. We volunteered with Habitat for Humanity in Manassas, VA, clearing land and working hard for a good cause. Everyone had a good time and came out unscathed, despite the abundant poison ivy! Thanks to all that participated! We […]

APPS welcomes new Ph.D. students to the Schar School

Posted: September 10, 2016 at 1:50 pm

Thanks to everyone who came out and welcomed the new Ph.D. students to the Schar School! We had a great time over drinks and appetizers at O’Sullivan’s Irish Pub and hope to see everyone come together again at our upcoming events. Stay tuned either on the APPS website, Facebook, and/or GMU’s GetConnected website to stay […]

2016-2017 Officers

Posted: August 17, 2016 at 12:19 am, Last Updated: August 17, 2016 at 9:57 am

Please join us in welcoming the incoming 2016-17 board members! President/Chair: Layla Hashemi Treasurer/Program Chair: Angela Gill Vice President/Research Chair: Simi Fasehun Community Outreach Chair: Katrina Dunlap Conference Chair: Jim Cahill Faculty Advisor: Shannon Williams We are looking for dedicated individuals to make APPS great. Please consider joining our team today!  

Are You Prepared for the Fall 2016 Semester?

Posted: May 3, 2016 at 1:51 pm, Last Updated: August 17, 2016 at 12:46 am

Welcome back! We hope you had a refreshing break. Getting back into the swing of things can be challenging so here are a few tips for a successful and productive semester: Check out your fall class schedule Review your course material to prepare for your course work Create a timeline to complete your papers Visit the […]

APPS and SPGIA hosting and co-sponsoring APPAM Student Regional Conference 2016

Posted: November 16, 2015 at 11:32 am, Last Updated: November 16, 2015 at 11:50 am

Save the date for the inaugural Regional Student Conference for policy graduate students of all levels on April 1st – 2nd at George Mason University in Arlington, VA. Students will present research across a wide variety of policy areas, on conference panels with their peers. Participating students will gain valuable presentation experience, as well as […]

2015-2016 Officers

Posted: September 18, 2015 at 12:12 pm, Last Updated: August 17, 2016 at 10:35 am

Hi There! APPS is happy to announce the following positions have been filled: President: Lauren N. McCarthy Vice President: Keith Waters Program Director: Aubrey Grant Conference Co-Chairs: Kirk Hefflemire and Abraham Song Research Chair: Open – If interested please contact Lauren McCarthy at lmccart5@gmu.edu Technology Chair: Open – If interested please contact Lauren McCarthy at […]

Advances in Policy and Politics Conference 2015

Posted: April 2, 2015 at 11:06 am, Last Updated: April 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Download the program here: APPC_PROGRAM_2015 Read about the conference from APPAM: http://www.appam.org/advances-in-policy-and-politics-conference-2015/ Watch the Methods Panel Discussion: https://www.dropbox.com/s/6q8qd2nxk9slgh9/4-3-15-Event%20for%20Center%20for%20Global%20Studies-for%20Dana%20Dolan.mp4?oref=e&n=32505124