President Merten Holds Reception to Discuss Trip to Asia

Posted: February 14, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

President Alan Merten invites interested Mason students, faculty, and staff to an open house featuring information about his fall 2004 trip to China, Korea, and Taiwan. The open house will be held on Friday, Feb. 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Mason Hall, Room D3 A and B. Highlights include:

  • Launch of the web site describing Merten’s trip
  • Information and brochures from universities he visited in Asia
  • Display of gifts from China, Korea, and Taiwan
  • Presentation of The Innovative University for the Information Society, a DVD about George Mason University that Merten presented to various groups on his trip

At 3 p.m., Merten will provide a personal account of his trip and answer questions. His remarks will include accounts about the universities and other places he visited, people he met, and memorable moments during the trip.

Refreshments will be served. For additional information, contact Yolanda Coles at 703-993-8701.

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