New and Noteworthy

Mason Moves Up in Kiplinger’s Best Value Rankings

Posted: January 5, 2012 at 10:33 am, Last Updated: January 5, 2012 at 10:38 am

Once again, Mason makes the top 100 Best Values in Public Colleges list.

Mason to Host Public Hearing, Unclaimed Property Outreach

Posted: January 5, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 4, 2012 at 5:18 pm

The activities will take place in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall on On Friday, Jan. 6.

News from the Mason Inn

Posted: January 5, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 4, 2012 at 5:21 pm

Check out the following events and specials at the Mason Inn.

Joy Hughes Recognized for Confucius Institute Leadership

Posted: January 4, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 3, 2012 at 2:27 pm

When Joy Hughes, vice president for information technology and CIO, returned from her fourth trip to China, she brought with her a red velvet case that held a heavy silver medal.

Are You Prepared?

Posted: January 4, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 3, 2012 at 3:08 pm

The Environmental Health and Safety Office has developed Emergency Preparedness Guides for every situation.

Gilberto Guerrero Named January 2012 Employee of the Month

Posted: January 3, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 20, 2011 at 4:45 pm

Guerrero, building supervisor for the Johnson Center, was previously named Employee of the Month in April 1991.

Happy Holidays from the Mason Gazette

Posted: December 22, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 21, 2011 at 10:40 am

This is the last issue of the Mason Gazette before the university’s winter break, which begins on Friday, Dec. 23.

Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media Collects Stories of Occupy Movement

Posted: December 21, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 20, 2011 at 4:41 pm

The new #OccupyArchive site is a repository for digital materials related to the movement.

Mason Purchases Wind-Produced Energy in Support of Climate Action Plan

Posted: December 20, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 20, 2011 at 2:26 pm

For the first time, Mason has purchased “green power” produced by wind energy.

Plan Now for Homecoming 2012

Posted: December 19, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 16, 2011 at 3:18 pm

When you’re chatting at your office’s holiday party, you might want to bring up Homecoming 2012 and begin planning how you’re going to participate.