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A Partnership Between The University of Karachi and George Mason University

A Partnership Between The University of Karachi and George Mason University

On June 4, 2015, James Witte, Director of the Center for Social Science Research, was in Islamabad, Pakistan attending the inaugural meeting of the U.S.-Pakistan Education, Science & Technology Working Group as a member of a delegation led by U.S. State Department Under-Secretary of Public Affairs & Public Diplomacy, Richard Stengel. Witte was invited for his participation in the State Department funded university partnership between George Mason University and the University of Karachi.

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Survey of the D.C. Metropolitan Area Immigrant Communities

Survey of the D.C. Metropolitan Area Immigrant Communities

Existing data, collected primarily by the U.S. Census Bureau, provides a wide-ranging, but shallow, overview of immigrant communities. Our goal is to create a new, confidential, in-depth and original data source describing the immigrant experience.

2014 National Survey of Iranian Americans

2014 National Survey of Iranian Americans

In April 2014, the Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA) commissioned George Mason University to conduct its sixth scientific national public opinion survey of Iranian Americans to gather accurate attitudinal and demographic information about the Iranian American community.

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City of Fairfax Parks Survey

City of Fairfax Parks Survey

The Community Attitude and Interest Survey is a tool that will benefit all City of Fairfax residents. The City partnered with George Mason University to administer this survey. They compiled the data received and will present the results to the Fairfax City Council, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, and the Parks and Recreation Department.

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PAAIA and CSSR Release 2013 National Survey of Iranian Americans

PAAIA and CSSR Release 2013 National Survey of Iranian Americans

The 2013 survey was conducted by George Mason University in February and follows similar annual surveys commissioned by PAAIA. The surveys are an integral component of better understanding the Iranian American community and having its voice heard through the availability of on-going accurate scientific data.

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