Staff Senate to Hold Appreciation Day Ice Cream and Networking Social

Posted: May 10, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 9, 2011 at 7:07 pm

Each year the Staff Senate and Mason Dining host Staff Appreciation Day to recognize the efforts of Mason staff members and to say thanks for all their hard work.

This year, an ice cream and networking social will be held at each campus to provide employees with an afternoon treat and an opportunity to meet some new people.

The event is open to classified and nonstudent wage employees only. For all the details and to register, visit the Staff Appreciation Day website. The deadline to register is Monday, May 23.

The dates and location at each campus are:

  • Prince William: Wednesday, June 1, from 2–3 p.m. in the Bull Run Hall Atrium
  • Fairfax: Thursday, June 2, with a choice of 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3 or 3:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts
  • Arlington: Tuesday, June 7, from 2–3 p.m. in Founders Hall, Room 125

Staff members at other locations who cannot attend these events will receive a small thank-you gift certificate from the Staff Senate.

Additionally, the Staff Senate will hold a special morning event at the Fairfax Campus for staff members who work alternate shifts and are not on campus in the afternoon. These individuals have been contacted separately. However, if you are one of these employees but have not been contacted, call or email Sarah Knapp at 703-993-4141 or

Write to gazette at