New and Noteworthy

Press Conference with President-Elect Cabrera on GMU-TV

Posted: December 16, 2011 at 11:12 am

The press conference may be viewed in its entirety.

Transitions

Posted: December 16, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 15, 2011 at 4:58 pm

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

BOV Selects Dr. Ángel Cabrera as the Sixth President of George Mason University, Effective July 1, 2012

Posted: December 15, 2011 at 9:59 am, Last Updated: December 15, 2011 at 1:55 pm

The George Mason University Board of Visitors has unanimously selected Dr. Ángel Cabrera to serve as the next president of George Mason University.

Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano to Present Holiday Performance at Center for the Arts

Posted: December 15, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 14, 2011 at 4:16 pm

The group will present a festive holiday performance on Sunday, Dec. 18, at 4 p.m. called “Fiesta Navidad.”

University Press Conference to Be Streamed Live

Posted: December 14, 2011 at 10:43 pm

The university press conference scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15, will be streamed live.

BOV Sets Special Meeting for Dec. 15 on University’s Future

Posted: December 14, 2011 at 10:34 am

Mason’s Board of Visitors (BOV) has scheduled a special meeting for Thursday, Dec. 15, to vote on a proposed action that will significantly impact the future of the institution.

Fiddler Natalie MacMaster to Present ‘Christmas in Cape Breton’

Posted: December 14, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 13, 2011 at 5:21 pm

Virtuoso fiddler Natalie MacMaster returns to the Center for the Arts Saturday, Dec. 17, at 8 p.m. with “Christmas in Cape Breton.”

Mason Patriot Stars in New Book

Posted: December 13, 2011 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 13, 2011 at 4:57 pm

Are you looking for the perfect gift for the Patriot in your life? The Mason Bookstore’s newest addition might be just the thing.

MSI to Offer Permaculture Workshop

Posted: December 13, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 13, 2011 at 5:29 pm

Permaculture is an approach to designing human settlements and agricultural systems that is modeled on the relationships found in nature.

Jazz Ensemble Travels to China in Musical Exchange

Posted: December 12, 2011 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 12, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Anqi Xue, MA Arts Management ’11, helped organize the trip, which took members of the Mason Jazz Ensemble to Shanghai and Beijing as part of a musical exchange and collaboration.