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Mason and Northrop Grumman Work Together to Build Innovative Cyber Security Degree Program

Posted: September 14, 2015 at 12:46 pm, Last Updated: September 16, 2015 at 4:59 pm

  By Damian Cristodero When Peggy Brouse read a story this summer about hackers shutting down the engine of a cruising Jeep Cherokee, she immediately emailed Mike Papay. Papay is vice president and chief information security officer at Northrop Grumman. Brouse is an associate professor at George Mason University’s Volgenau School of Engineering. The two […]

Mason Committed to Being a Leader in Producing Career-ready Graduates

Posted: September 14, 2015 at 12:45 pm, Last Updated: September 14, 2015 at 12:47 pm

By Damian Cristodero Christine Cruzvergara is often asked for evidence that George Mason University is a leader in producing career-ready graduates. Mason’s director of career services points to the FBI. Last year, the FBI interviewed 65 Mason soon-to-be graduates. It offered jobs to 58. Cruzvergara notes that those offers went to a range of disciplines, […]