Mason students meet with Virginia Gov. Northam and Education Secretary Qarni in Richmond

Gov. Ralph Northam and Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni, pose with President Ángel Cabrera and Mason students on the Capitol steps during Mason Lobbies Day. Photo by Evan Cantwell.

Thirty-five representatives of the Mason Nation met with Virginia legislators in Richmond, Va., during the annual Mason Lobbies Day on Jan. 31.

In addition to meeting with dozens of state representatives to advocate for issues important to Mason in particular and higher education in general, the students, staff and faculty members had quality time with the newly installed governor, Ralph Northam, and the secretary of education, Atif Qarni.

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