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The brand new geothermal Mason

Eli Wildman, Staff Reporter May 20, 2021

Outside the new George Mason High School, the view is majestic. Towering wings, expansive terraces, and stretching windows fill your view. The features of this massive new $120 million building go on incessantly....

Sasha Sondergaard Hearn, the interviewee

A Q&A with a Fridays for Future activist

Hedda Jagerskog, Staff Reporter November 8, 2020

Fridays for Future is an international climate movement founded by Greta Thunberg. Notably in the Mason community, in late 2019 many Mason students attended a Climate March in Washington DC led by Fridays...

Crossing from Conserve School into the Sylvania Wilderness (Photo by Colter Adams).

Beyond the blue and red

Colter Adams, Managing Editor February 20, 2020

When I decided to attend Conserve School, a one-semester program for environmental leadership, I anticipated that I would gain invaluable skills as a naturalist and environmental activist. However, I never...

The new high school design

George Mason is falling apart- here is how it will be rebuilt

Charlie Adams, Opinion Editor January 28, 2020

The current George Mason High School building has served students honorably for over 68 years, two years longer than its namesake was alive for. Many of the design features and systems are obsolete due...

Partisanship is the real reason our government is not protecting the environment

Evan Jones, News Editor December 4, 2017

15,364 scientists from over 184 countries signed an open letter on November 13 expressing concerns with the damage done to the environment.  The scientists claim that the environment’s capacity for...

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