Mason President Anne Holton met with the Global Politics Fellows, a group of Mason students taking part in a program that combines internships with coursework on government, international policies, and global affairs.
Oumama Kabli, a December 2017 graduate of the Global Affairs program, received an English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and is spending a year teaching English at a public university in Tetouan, Morocco.
On November 14, at Mason's Arlington campus, philosophy professor Lisa Eckenwiler and the Global Health Fellows will host a panel on the ethical issues facing health workers and policy makers in the field of humanitarian health ethics.
The Global Health Fellows concluded their semester with a visit with bioethicist Carla Saenz, the Bioethics Advisor for the Pan American Health Organization, and a tour of the organization's Washington, D.C., headquarters.
The Global Affairs program and the Department of Philosophy are teaming up to offer a unique opportunity for their undergraduate students. The inaugural cohort of the Global Health Fellows will spend its fall semester at the Arlington campus focusing on the realities of today’s global health challenges and the resources offered from a humanities and social sciences perspective.
The Nonprofit Fellows are a select group of students who earn a minor in Nonprofit Studies through a single semester immersion experience. A close-knit learning community, the 25 Nonprofit Fellows are simultaneously enrolled in the three core courses of the Nonprofit Studies minor and have a 6-credit internship with a local nonprofit organization. We are currently recruiting for our third cohort of Nonprofit Fellows for the fall 2015 term!
Mason's Nonprofit Fellows recently spent a day visiting several nonprofits in Washington DC to explore a variety of approaches to social change. With the topic of food insecurity as a central theme through which to compare approaches and solutions, the students spoke with nonprofit leaders who work to address this issue in Washington.
On a recent Tuesday morning, twenty Mason students traveled downtown for a unique opportunity provided to them as Global Politics Fellows (GPF); a site visit to the global headquarters of the World Bank Group!
Inaugural Cohort of Nonprofit Fellows comes to Arlington!
Seventeen students have committed themselves to studying nonprofit management this fall as the first group of Nonprofit Fellows. Students will intern with a local nonprofit organization, take three courses in nonprofit leadership and participate in professional development programs.