Gazette Archive: A Closer Look

Diversity Adds ‘Strong and Colorful Threads’ to the Mason Fabric

Posted: September 5, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

When junior Andres Maldonado was looking at colleges, he wasn’t just thinking about academics. He was looking for a place where he would feel comfortable and be able to find a community.

Moving 101: President Merten Leads the Way

Posted: August 29, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Adjusting to college life is hard enough without the added stress of moving. President Alan Merten, along with other top administrators, last week continued the tradition of helping resident students have an easier transition. Instead of standing behind a podium to greet the newcomers, Merten donned a bright gold and green T-shirt and extended a welcoming hand.

Foundation Board of Trustees Members Elected

Posted: June 29, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

David Boyer Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of TROY Systems, Inc., has been re-elected chairman of the board of trustees of the George Mason University Foundation for a second one-year term, effective July 1. During its annual meeting held recently, the board also re-elected for a second term vice chairman Lovey Hammel, president, EEI, […]

WGMU Radio Seeks FM License

Posted: May 6, 1999 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Sam Appelbaum George Mason’s radio station, WGMU, is seeking to expand its programming by obtaining a license for a low-power FM signal from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). WGMU currently can be heard on 1370 AM on the radio dial. General manager Rodger Smith says that with an FM license, WGMU will be able […]