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Alumni Featured in NCA Publication

Mason faculty and alumni were featured in the March 2015 issue of Spectra, a publication of the National Communication Association. Mason alumna LaKesha Anderson developed the concept for this issue of Spectra which presents recent research on health and risk communication.

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Health Impacts of Global Warming Unknown, Even among the Concerned

We are pleased to announce the release of a new report, Global Warming's Six Americas, October 2014: Perceptions of the Health Consequences of Global Warming and Update on Key Beliefs, by Connie Roser-Renouf, Edward Maibach and Jennifer Kreslake of George Mason University, and Geoff Feinberg, Seth Rosenthal and Anthony Leiserowitz at Yale.

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New App Will Allow Students to Order from Class

Door busting lines at the new Panera Bread and Starbucks may be familiar sights, but George Mason University is introducing Tapingo, an app that aims “to create a world with no lines.” Tapingo uses a mobile platform to allow users to place an order from anywhere.

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Marylanders Believe Climate Change Damages Health

A majority of Marylanders expect people's health in their communities to be affected by climate change in the next several years (55%), according to a new survey from the Center for Climate Change Communication in partnership with the Climate Communication Consortium of Maryland.

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