Gazette Archive: Students

SCS Student Selected to Attend Scientific Convention in Germany

Posted: April 9, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Muneeza Alam Seth Milder, a graduate student in the School of Computational Sciences (SCS), will participate this summer in the 51st Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, where he will meet and work with some of the best scientists in the world. “To be chosen for such a thing is a great honor, […]

OIA Releases 2000 Freshman Survey Results

Posted: March 22, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Muneeza Alam The results of the Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP) freshman survey, released by the Office of Institutional Assessment (OIA), show that the number one reason students decide to attend George Mason is its outstanding academic reputation. More than 60 percent of students surveyed also say being near Washington, D.C., and in the […]

CAS Student Advisory Board Holds First Meeting

Posted: March 8, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Daniele Struppa, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS), held the first meeting of his Student Advisory Board last week. The board has 10 members ranging from freshman to juniors who represent the three aspects of CAS: sciences, social sciences, and humanities. The mission of the board is to improve the quality of […]

University Life Seeks BOV Student Representative

Posted: March 5, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Office of University Life is currently accepting applications for the 2001-2002 Board of Visitors (BOV) student representative. Students with a good academic performance record and effective leadership skills are encouraged to apply. The BOV student representative attends all board meeting and serves as liaison for student concerns. Interested students should submit a completed application […]

Tomorrow Is Student Ticket Day

Posted: January 19, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Erica Pirrung Students who want tickets for the Center for the Arts spring performances should mark tomorrow on their calendars. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Concert Hall, students will be able to reserve free tickets for all performances. The Center for the Arts strongly recommends reserving tickets on this day because many […]

Mason Student Wants to Be a Millionaire

Posted: December 21, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Who wants to be a millionaire? George Mason student Kha Vo, that’s who. She appears on the popular TV game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire tonight at 8 on ABC. The show is holding a special college edition that began on Tuesday and ends today. Vo auditioned at L’Enfant Plaza in Washington, D.C., […]

JC Provides Quiet Area to Meditate

Posted: December 5, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Kate Passin Furnished with two white Japanese screens, four gray benches, and seven individual rugs, a quiet meditation space is now open on the Fairfax Campus. The space is located in the northeast corner of the third floor of the Johnson Center, facing the clock on the JC Plaza. University Life created the space […]

Mason’s Brass Quintet Performs at Memorial Ceremony

Posted: October 18, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Kate Passin George Mason’s brass quintet performs today at the groundbreaking ceremony for the George Mason Memorial Gardens beginning at 2 p.m. President Alan Merten is the guest speaker for the event, which is expected to draw more than 200 guests. The memorial will reside downtown on the National Mall. The memorial is a […]

Graduate Open House Held Wednesday Night

Posted: September 19, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A graduate programs open house is held tomorrow from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Johnson Center Multipurpose Room. Guests will have an opportunity to explore George Mason’s graduate programs, talk with faculty from every program, and browse information tables. Current graduate students may also be on hand to answer questions. George Mason offers more […]

Student Ticket Day Is Tomorrow

Posted: September 15, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Free tickets to all events at the Center for the Arts (CFA) are available tomorrow to all full-time students at George Mason. Student ticket day is held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby of the Concert Hall. Students are encouraged to reserve seats for the entire semester, and no deposit is required. […]