Past Events


Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation Scholarship Deadline

School of Integrative Studies

Friday, June 1, 2018 12:05 AM to 11:55 PM

The Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation (SMSC) Halpin Family Endowment scholarship application is now available for students who will be attending SMSC in Fall 2018. There is still time to apply for Fall 2018 admission. Students must apply through Mason’s Academic Works ( by signing in and completing a general application prior to being able to apply for the SMSC scholarship.

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Mason May Day

Social Action and Integrative Learning

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
North Plaza

Come out and celebrate International Labor Day with CLASS. Join the Coalition of Labor Advocates for Student Solidarity as we welcome local unions, labor organizers, and activist to the Mason campus. Learn about the importance of work-place democracy, how to unionize, and what local organizers are up to! FREE refreshments will be provided!

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Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation (SMSC) Tour

School of Integrative Studies

Friday, April 20, 2018 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Front Royal

Have you visited the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation (SMSC) campus yet? If not, there are 2 student tour dates this semester for you to see the 3,200 acre site in Front Royal, VA and learn about the three different residential semester-long programs in conservation biology. The free tour includes travel to and from Front Royal; a tour of the labs, classrooms and dorm facilities at SMSC; a chance to see part of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) grounds; and a free lunch in the dining hall.

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