ABOUT 

 

Vernon W. Gras

PROF VERNON GRAS - HEAD SHOT06LG - 11JUN

SOME CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 

  • Awarded his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in the History of Culture.
  • Elected Captain of the University of Chicago Track Team.
  • Received the Amos Alonzo Stagg Medal for Scholarship and Athletics 1953
  • Sponsored partnership between Würzburg Universitat and George Mason University.
  • Served as the Interim Chairman of the English Department.
  • Setup the George Mason University Press to publish books for faculty.
  • Established the Vernon and Marguerite Gras Annual Lecture in the Humanities.