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Extended Deadline of 12/13/21!

Extended Deadline of 12/13/21!

Mason's Center for Humanities Research has issued a call for papers for its first interdisciplinary symposium, "Pasts/Presents/Futures," seeking proposals from faculty and advanced PhD candidates. The symposium takes place April 7-8; proposals are due December 1.

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Ethical Use of Off-Label Covid Vaccine for Kids

Ethical Use of Off-Label Covid Vaccine for Kids

In a new essay in the Hastings Center Report, Dr.Fyfe argues that it is not ethical. Yet the practice is prohibited under the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Covid-19 vaccine provider agreement, and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) supports the prohibition. Our research suggests that although off-label vaccination is not a public health solution to increasing access to Covid-19 vaccines for all kids, it should be an ethically and legally permissible solution available to at least some kids, especially those at high risk of complications from Covid-19.

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Immigrant Nobel Laureates

Immigrant Nobel Laureates

Seven of the 13 2021 Nobel Prize Laureates are from the United States, and five of the U.S. winners were not born in the United States. Since 2010, there have been 28 foreign-born U.S. winners.

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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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