Gazette Archive: Movers & Shakers

2009 Health Care Quality Improvement Awards Presented

Posted: April 27, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason’s Department of Health Administration and Policy announced the winners of its 2009 Health Care Quality Improvement Awards at a banquet on April 22.

University Recognition Award Recipients Announced

Posted: April 27, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The month of May is awards season, and next week 26 university employees or work groups will be honored.

An Interview with Economics Professor Russell Roberts

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The latest book by Mason economics professor Russell Roberts is “The Price of Everything: A Parable of Possibility and Prosperity.”

Mason Author, English Professor Cheuse to Present Vision Series Lecture

Posted: April 20, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Alan Cheuse

Alan Cheuse, professor of English, will persent “A Glimpse into the Writer’s Workshop” as part of the Vision Series, on Monday, April 20, at 7 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Mason’s Fairfax Campus.

Gorbachev Visit Touches Minds — and Hearts

Posted: April 17, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

When Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union and Nobel laureate, spoke at Mason’s Fairfax Campus last month, a whirlwind of activities were organized around the event.

A select group had the chance to dine with the former world leader. For graduate student Erinda Birko, it was an event she will never forget.

Erinda Birko and Gorbachev

On the Job and Outside the Job, Remick-Simkins Keeps Mason Community Connected

Posted: April 16, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Stacey Remick-Simkins

In her 13 years at Mason, Stacey Remick-Simkins has been involved in a number of university-wide initiatives.

Teaching Excellence Honored

Posted: April 15, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“Inspiring” was the byword of the day, as the winners of the 2009 George Mason University Teaching Excellence Awards were honored at a celebration on Monday, April 13, in the Center for the Arts.

Cindy Waddell Is the 2009 Academic Advisor of the Year

Posted: April 14, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Cindy Waddell

Cindy Waddell, academic advisor in the School of Recreation, Health and Tourism (SRHT), has been chosen as Mason’s fifth Advisor of the Year. Waddell was chosen from a pool of 60 nominees.

Transitions

Posted: April 13, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

This periodic column highlights the comings and goings of Mason faculty and staff, as well as promotions and job changes within the university.

2009 Mason Teaching Excellence Award Winners Announced

Posted: April 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A celebration honoring the winners of the 2009 George Mason University Teaching Excellence Awards will be held on Monday, April 13, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Center for the Arts lobby.