Mason Faculty and Staff in the Community

Posted: June 30, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Following are members of the George Mason community who made presentations to community groups in June as part of the University Speakers Bureau. For more information or to schedule a speaker, call 703-993-8761.

June 1—Anita Taylor, professor emerita of communication, presented “Tales of the Grandmothers: Women and Work” to the Regency Women’s Club in Haymarket.

June 2—David Anderson, director of the Center for the Advancement of Public Health in the School of Recreation, Health and Tourism, participated in a press conference called by the Safe Community Coalition. He spoke on “The Impact of Underage Drinking and Brain Development.”

June 6—James Riggle, School of Public Policy, presented “Northern Virginia and the National Capital Region Economy” to Burke Rotary.

June 8—Johanna Bockman, director of global affairs, spoke on “Globalization” at Westminster at Lake Ridge.

June 9—J. Goodlet McDaniel, College of Nursing and Health Science, presented “Action Allays Anxiety, Surviving the Hidden Stressors of Life” to Year Up in Alexandria.

June 15—Doris Bitler, associate dean, undergraduate academic affairs, presented “Orchids for Everyone” to the Shepard’s Center of Oakton.

June 20—Scott Cherry, assistant basketball coach, gave the graduation address for Lake Braddock High School.

June 26—Martin Cohen, Department of History and Art History, presented “American History and Film” to the residents of Tall Oaks at Reston.

June 29—Janette Muir, New Century College, presented “Finding Balance in Busy Lives” to the caregivers and service coordinators of the Infant and Toddler Connection of Fairfax-Falls Church.

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