COS Links Newsletter no.2

Inside this issue:

Free For You

  • Data scientist visit for your high school classroom
  • Check out Periodic Elements Magazine
  • Visiting scientist lectures for your grade 6-12 classroom
  • Professional development with Mason’s College of Science


  • High school students can gain hands-on research experience at Mason this summer
  • High school students can take college courses at Mason
  • Mason is hosting the Regional Chesapeake Bay Bowl
  • Mason’s environmental studies facilities host a number of outreach activities
  • Do you know a high school student who wants to be a math or science teacher?
  • Summer program for under-represented minority students who will enroll at Mason
  • Teachers have opportunities for studying at The Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation


  • Dr. Harold Geller recommends Astronomy and Science Education resources

About COS Links

COS Links is a list of resources for teachers and students and also provides guidance for teachers interested in forming educational partnerships with the college. COS Links is a bi-annual publication of the College of Science (COS) at George Mason University.

For more information, please contact Reid Schwebach, College of Science Outreach Coordinator, at 703-993-7028 or