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Mason’s TPOL Master’s and “The Boro” Featured in Washington Post


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A March 14 story on urban planning graduate programs with a focus on transportation featured Mason’s Transportation Policy Operations and Logistics (TPOL) master’s degree program among DC-area offerings for transportation professionals seeking a role in the arena’s dynamic future.  Student Christopher Gomes’ experience was highlighted in a section showcasing how a TPOL “studio” class advised Fairfax County on pop-up development that helps anchor transportation infrastructure improvements like new Metrorail stations.  The highly successful food truck picnic and entertainment space known as The Boro was a product of students’ work with the County and the Tysons Partnership.  Read the full article.