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SMPTE Mason & DC Section September 2017 Meeting

DATE:  Thursday, September 21, 2017
TIME:  7:00 pm Social, networking and refreshments (sponsored by Hitachi Kokusai) 7:30 pm Presentation
LOCATION:  GMU-TV Studio A, 4th Floor, Innovation Hall (#28 on map) George Mason University 4400 University Drive Fairfax, VA  22030
PROGRAM:  High Dynamic Range for HDTV (and meeting with our GMU Student Section)
PRESENTER: 
John Humphrey
VP Business Development, Hitachi Kokusai Electronics America
 

Convocation and Commencement 2013

Congratulations to all 2013 graduates! For the Class of 2013 there were 4,920 Bachelor's, 2,980 Master's, 261 Law and 249 Doctoral Degrees awarded, with 60 of the Master's Degrees going to our Telecommunications Graduates. More pictures can be found on our Facebook page

Convocation and Commencement 2013

Concradulations to all 2013 graduates! For the Class of 2013 there were more than 4,600 Bachelor's, 3,000 Master's, and 274 Doctoral Degrees awarded, with 61 of the Master's Degrees going to our Telecommunications Graduates. Pictures can be found on our Facebook page.
 

Convocation and Commencement 2012 Pictures

Congradulations to all 2012 graduates! For the Class of 2012 there were 4,427 Bachelor's, 2,785 Master's, 220 Law and 268 Doctoral Degrees awarded, with 71 of the Master's Degrees going to our Telecommunications Graduates. Pictures can be found on our Facebook page.

Convocation and Commencement Information

Class 2010 Graduating Students,
 
Please see the information for the Commencement 2010:
 
    http://events.gmu.edu/commence1.html
 
If you plan to attend the Commencement, please make sure to get tickets.
Plese see the information for the Convocation 2010:
 
    http://volgenau.gmu.edu/convocation

Careers With Most Job Growth

Demand for Telecommunications Network Engineer is projected to grow a whopping 53 percent between 2006 and 2016. Traditionally hired to control and maintain power grids and communications for phone and cable companies, telecommunications network engineers are seeing demand from potential employers rise with the demand for Wi-Fi, broadband and other new technologies.

Convocation 2009

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering Convocation was held on May 14, 2009 for the graduation class of 2009 and 84 graduates received their Masters of Science in Telecommunications. A reception for the graduating class of 2009 and their guests was held after the ceremony.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering Moves to a New Building

In late April, the Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering opened the doors of its new building on the Fairfax Campus. The Engineering building is located between the Research I building and the Aquatic Center on the Southeast side of the campus. It houses all academic departments in the school. The program office for the MS in Telecommunications is now located in room 3300 of the Engineering building.