Posts Tagged ‘Freedom and learning’

Freedom and Learning Forum welcomes Cuban journalist Yoani Sánchez

Posted: March 16, 2015 at 8:00 am, Last Updated: March 13, 2015 at 5:29 pm

Robert Jarvik, an American physician who invented an artificial heart, once said, “Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense of fear, and no concept of the odds against them.” I just met a person who passes the Jarvik test in spades. And if you join me at the Freedom and Learning Forum from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. […]

Freedom & Learning Forum

Posted: March 12, 2013 at 5:29 pm

  Since I arrived to George Mason University last summer, I was inspired by the University’s motto.  Our motto, “Freedom and Learning,” connects our academic mission with the work of our namesake, American Patriot, Founding Father and author of the Bill of Rights, George Mason.  It also reminds us that freedom and learning are mutually […]