- May 2, 2023
Schar School students discover what happens inside the Council on Foreign Relations during a learning communities visit. (Good news: There are jobs and internships.)
- February 13, 2023
The intelligence experts at the Schar School’s Michael V. Hayden Center took the stage and then took questions in an “ask me anything” forum.
- November 8, 2022
Seven-term U.S. Rep. Gerry Connolly visited the Schar School’s Democracy Lab. Here’s what the students learnedan
- October 18, 2022
After a perilous journey through war-torn Ukraine, a freshman Schar School student looks forward to a new life. But she’s concerned for her parents who remained behind.
- September 12, 2022
What better way for new students to bond than climbing a tower made of logs and ropes? Democracy Lab and International Relations Policy Task Force students did just that. Along with a few professors.
- July 7, 2022
The first Democracy Lab living-learning community is in the books. Here’s what happened.
- April 12, 2022
The Schar School’s new “learning community” attracts students who are serious about saving democracy. Shreyas Adicherla came from Arkansas to do just that.
- Schar School Kicks Off Learning Communities with Appearance by President Washington and a Scavenger HuntSeptember 21, 2021
The program directors behind the Schar School’s new learning communities came up with a clever way to teach new students living on campus where everything is. Plus, Mason president Gregory Washington delivered an inaugural address.