Gazette Archive: New & Noteworthy

Mason in the News

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

Following are highlights of national news coverage Mason recently received.

Mason Web to Debut New Look, Format

Posted: May 21, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Come Monday morning, May 25, www.gmu.edu will have a whole new look and feel.

Mason to Host Journalism and Media Conference for High School Students

Posted: May 21, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason will host the 2009 Washington Journalism and Media Conference (WJMC) for high school students from Sunday, July 12, through Friday, July 17.

New Century College Provides ‘New Horizons’ for Summer Campers

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

Once again, Mason’s New Century College is providing one-week summer enrichment camps for children in grades 3 to 8, with the first one beginning July 13.

Mason Community Donates More than 1,000 Books for Charity Initiative

Posted: May 19, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Through a collaborative project, 1,156 books filling 46 boxes were collected this spring for Books for Africa through Better World Books.

Remarks by Steve Case Highlight Mason’s 2009 Commencement

Posted: May 19, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The founding leader of Revolution and former chair and CEO of America Online told Mason graduates he believes the three keys to a successful career are people, passion and perseverance.

University Libraries Adds to Special Collections

Posted: May 18, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Over the past year, Special Collections and Archives (SC&A) within University Libraries received multiple collections, both large and small, that have built on its already impressive offerings.

Swine Flu Update

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

With no cases of H1N1 (Swine Flu) reported to date at any of its locations — Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William — Mason remains on alert and urges all to take routine precautions to avoid illness.

University Selects Quality Enhancement Plan

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

The Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Planning Committee has announced that a plan has been selected.

Mason in the News

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

Following are highlights of national news coverage Mason recently received.