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    • Welcome to onMason. This site is a platform for you, the George Mason University community, to express yourself any way you'd like. When you sign up for an onMason site, you get a host of content management tools to create your website or blog the way you want to.

      From the minute you join, onMason provides you with everything you need to make your voice heard by Mason and the world.

      Sign up with your GMU.edu email and speak your mind, display your photos, and showcase your videos.
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onMason Status

Let’s Marie Kondo this Place

by OnMason Webmaster
This past August, onMason celebrated it’s 10th anniversary. On one hand, it is quite the accomplishment to serve the Mason community for so long. On the other hand, it means that parts of onMason are a decade old. It’s time for some spring cleaning! We took a look at some of the oldest parts of […]...

Happy Birthday! onMason is 10 years old!

by OnMason Webmaster
On this day in 2009, onMason was made available to the Mason community. A lot has changed in the tech world since 2009. In August 2009, the fastest computer you could buy came with a Intel Core 2 processor. And Windows Vista. Apple had just released their third iPhone, the iPhone 3GS. And at the […]...

We’re moving servers on Thursday, August 24

by OnMason Webmaster
In order to provide better service, we will be moving servers starting on Thursday, August 24. The site will generally be available during this time, but there may be reduced performance and occasional downtimes during this transition. It is also recommended that you do not make major changes to your site during this time as […]...

Disabling XML-RPC

by OnMason Webmaster
If you have been reading this blog for awhile, you will probably realize that onMason, like many WordPress blogs, has been under constant attack by hackers for quite some time. We’ve had brute force login attacks and comment spam problems (between April 2014 and June 2014). However, I like to think that we’ve done a […]...

Fourth Estate

MCN to Re-Air 2006 Final Four Run Until Sports Return

by Domenic Allegra
By Natalie Heavren  Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. On March 32 Mason Cable Network (MCN) announced that in the wake of the cancelation of all major sporting events......

Letter from the Editor

by dananickel
Hey Patriots,  I hope everyone had a moderately successful first week back from Spring Break, and a first week with online classes. I admit, I had to sit through some classes with technical issues, but I appreciated my professors’ willingness......

In Times of Crisis, It’s Sports To The Rescue

by Conor Forrest
By Conor Forrest Staff Writer It came and went in just a few short days. It was late August in 2005 when the most destructive storm in modern American history rocked the southern gulf coast of the U.S. Right in......

Mason Starships starts new Delivery League

by amcalpin
Students modify delivery robots to compete in five deadly trials. By Alexandria McAlpine Faux Estate Correspondent Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. “Fighters! Start your engines.” You’ve heard of......