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University Announces 2020 Winter Graduation

University Announces 2020 Winter Graduation

All 2020 graduates, from spring, summer, and fall, are invited to participate in George Mason University’s 2020 Winter Graduation on Thursday, December 17, at 2:00 pm, on GMU-TV. Following the ceremony, CHSS graduates are invited to join the college for its own festivities.

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“Design thinking” can prepare graduates for the real working world

“Design thinking” can prepare graduates for the real working world

Rael Futerman at The Conversation shows how design thinking prepares students for the working world. Design thinking can be used very successfully as an academic programme that goes beyond traditional university practices. It allows universities to prepare a more resilient, adaptive student cohort. These graduates are more competent to enter economies that are constantly changing.

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Why Design Thinking Is The Future Of Sales

Why Design Thinking Is The Future Of Sales

At Forbes.com, Falon Fatemi explains the relationship between entrepreneurialism, sales, and design thinking. Times are changing. The sales cycle is becoming increasingly complex and customers are demanding a more personalized experience. If you’re a sales rep, you know you need to up your game and become more innovative. Sales teams are recognizing the value of incorporating a design thinking approach into their daily activities. Read the full article at https://www.forbes.com/sites/falonfatemi/2019/01/15/why-design-thinking-is-the-future-of-sales/

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New Minor Crosses Disciplines to Meet Student Needs

New Minor Crosses Disciplines to Meet Student Needs

Mason's new digital media and web design minor brings together faculty and coursework from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the Vogenau School of Engineering, to understand web design in a holistic way.

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