Archive for November, 2000

University Copyright Assistance Office Expands Mission

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

The mission and role of the Copyright Assistance Office has been expanded to provide guidance and assistance on copyright and fair use issues. The office staff can advise the university community in areas such as classroom teaching and technology, online courses, distance education, university publications, university web sites, networked library collections and services, electronic course […]

Tech Center Cosponsors Internet Law Conference

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

On Nov. 1 and 2, the Tech Center cosponsors the Mealey’s Internet Law 101 Conference at the Tysons Corner Ritz-Carlton, featuring more than a dozen panel presentations by senior executives at Yahoo!, Microsoft, and Dell Computer. Topics include the evolution of the Internet, intellectual property law, employment law for technology companies, encryption and data security, […]

Task Force Examines Academic Integrity at Mason

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

By Emily Yaghmour Provost Peter Stearns has joined Karen Rosenblum, vice president of university life, to establish a task force on academic integrity. “The charge to the task force,” Stearns said in a recent memo to the faculty, “is to consider the state of academic honesty at George Mason, to assess the effectiveness of the […]

Storey Is November Employee of the Month

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

By Erica Pirrung Larry Storey, University Computing and Information Systems (UCIS), has been chosen as November’s employee of the month. Storey has worked with UCIS as an information technology analyst for 20 months at the Prince William Campus. He serves as a support center analyst and a field service technician, working closely with the support […]