Gazette Archive: Building the Future

Fairfax Campus Says Goodbye to Patriot Village

Posted: July 24, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Widely appreciated by the student body for its secluded, social atmosphere, the Patriot Village student housing community is no longer a Mason fixture.

New Configuration for Mason Pond Parking Deck Taking Shape

Posted: July 18, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Fairfax Campus deck is getting outfitted with new gates, pay stations and signs.

Parking Deck Construction Moves into High Gear

Posted: July 10, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

As the enormous hole on the north side of the Fairfax Campus continues to grow, so too does the amount of curiosity surrounding the construction project.

Patriot Circle Detour Closes Temporarily

Posted: June 26, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Patriot Circle won’t exactly be a “complete circle” for much of the summer. The Patriot Circle detour will be closed to through traffic until Monday, June 30, to allow for the repair of damaged power lines.

‘Building Patriot Pride’ Begins with New Student Welcome

Posted: June 13, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Patriot Pride logo

Next week kicks off the beginning of a series of freshmen orientations to welcome Mason’s newest scholars. These are opportunities for the students to familiarize themselves with the university and learn about what lies ahead.

Mason’s New Performing Arts Center Receives Support from Distinguished Donors

Posted: May 19, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Modeled after intimate 19th-century European opera houses, a new performing arts venue is rising on the Prince William Campus. It is named the Hylton Performing Arts Center and is scheduled to open in spring 2010.

Engineering Building Construction Applies Entrepreneurial, Environmental Perspectives

Posted: May 8, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

At a university that prides itself for its high level of innovation and entrepreneurship, it’s only fitting that the new building for the Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering combine the two characteristics.

Town Hall Meetings Answer Questions on Faculty, Staff Housing Project

Posted: May 1, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Earlier this week, Tom Calhoun, vice president for facilities, hosted two Town Hall meetings to address the questions and concerns of the Mason community pertaining to the faculty and staff housing project currently under way.

New Roundabout on Patriot Circle to Improve Traffic Flow

Posted: April 24, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Traffic patterns in the southwest corner of Patriot Circle near Mason Pond on the Fairfax Campus will change significantly this summer and into the fall.

Town Hall Meetings on Faculty/Staff Housing to Be Held

Posted: April 22, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Two open Town Hall meetings will be held next week on the Fairfax Campus to discuss the Faculty/Staff Housing project currently under way. Tom Calhoun, vice president for facilities, will share information on policies, locations and schedules.