Mason Briefs

Posted: October 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Aquatic and Fitness Center Pools Open

The Aquatic and Fitness Center has announced the opening of the recreational pool, hot tub and sauna to all students, faculty and staff, rental groups, varsity teams and university clubs. The Fitness Center is still closed.

The pool hours are:

Competition Pool

Monday through Thursday, 6 to 9 a.m., noon to 2 p.m., 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Friday, 6 to 9 a.m., noon to 2 p.m., 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Sunday, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Recreation Pool

Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Friday, 6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Sunday, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Closing of P.E. Building Shuttle Stop

With construction for the renovation and expansion of the Physical Education Building on the Fairfax Campus begun, the Prince William-Fairfax shuttle stop in front of the P.E. Building is no longer in service. Passengers can catch the shuttle at the Sandy Creek Shuttle Stop in front of the Parking Services Building adjacent to the Sandy Creek Parking Deck.

For more information, contact Mason Shuttles at, or 703-993-2828;or check the Mason Shuttles web site.

Flu Shots

Flu shots for students, faculty and staff will be given at the following clinics (subject to availability):

Fairfax Campus, Student Union Building I, Room 214

Oct. 12, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 25, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Nov. 6, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Fairfax Campus, Johnson Center, Room 116

Oct. 18, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Nov. 9, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Arlington Campus

Oct. 22 (Law School Atrium), 4 to 7 p.m.

Nov. 1 (Original Building, 2nd floor), 4 to 7 p.m.

Prince William Campus

Oct. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Oct. 25, 3:30 to 7 p.m.

Cost: Students $20, faculty and staff, $25 (cash or check only). Also offered: pneumococcal vaccine (for persons over 60 years of age), $35; and meningococcal vaccine, $100. Wear short sleeves.

2007 Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day

Registration opens Friday, Oct. 5, for the 2007 Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day. All faculty, administrative faculty and classified staff are invited to register for the event, which will take place at the Fairfax Campus on Wednesday, Oct. 24, and at the Prince William Campus on Friday, Oct. 26. This free event includes a resource fair featuring local vendors, as well as breakout sessions and door prize drawings. Registration is limited to 300 participants at the Fairfax event. Contact Robyn Madar at 703-993-4180 or visit the web site for more information.

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