Archive for June, 2001

Film Festival Explores WWII Russia

Posted: June 21, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Unknown War: A Russian and American Film Festival begins Sunday, June 24, in the Johnson Center Cinema and concludes on Saturday, June 30. The festival, which marks the 60th anniversary of the Soviet Union entering World War II in June 1941, also includes tea with director Stanislav Rostotskij on June 24 at 3:45 p.m. […]

Mason to Host Cognitive Modeling Conference

Posted: June 21, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Fourth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (ICCM) will be held at George Mason, July 26 to 28, and is being hosted by the Human Factors and Applied Cognitive Program of the Department of Psychology. The conference takes place for the first time outside Europe and is expected to bring approximately 120 researchers from around […]

Staff Senate Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: June 20, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Staff Senate invites George Mason staff members to attend its meeting on Thursday, June 21, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. in SUB I, Rooms B and C.

Mason Alum Signs with Baltimore Orioles

Posted: June 20, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Eddie Jordan, a senior outfielder on the George Mason baseball team this spring, has signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Orioles. Jordan has reported to the Sarasota (Florida) Orioles of the Gulf Coast League, a rookie-level league. League play began yesterday. Eddie Jordan completed his George Mason career as the school’s all-time leader […]

George Mason Exits ISP Business

Posted: June 20, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Robin Herron As of Sept. 1, faculty, staff, and students off-campus will no longer be able to connect to the Internet through George Mason’s modems. Instead, those who want to surf the web from home will need to subscribe to an Internet Service Provider (ISP) such as America On Line, AT&T, Erols, or others, […]

Stephen Johnson Named All-Virginia in Baseball

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

George Mason junior designated hitter Stephen Johnson has received honorable mention on the 2001 University Division All-State baseball team chosen by the Virginia Sports Information Directors. Johnson enjoyed an outstanding offensive season in his first year with the Patriots after transferring from Virginia Military Institute. He led the team with a .353 batting average, 46 […]

Second Graduate Admissions Director Candidate Speaks Today

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

The Provost’s Office invites the university community to attend a presentation by Beverly Davis, candidate for the director of graduate admissions position. The session takes place today in Mason Hall, Rooms D3A and B at 3 p.m. Davis discusses the topic “Graduate Admissions–Challenges and Strategies” with a question and answer session to follow. Faculty, staff, […]

Vocal Students Sweep NATS Competition

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

By Michelle Nery Vocal students from George Mason’s Department of Music swept the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Mid-Atlantic Regional Vocal Competition in April at the University of South Carolina where more than 325 students competed. Stefan Reed, NATS Overall Collegiate Competition Winner, performing with the GMU Opera Theater in Dido and Aeneas. […]

Mason Softball Player Earns All-State Honors

Posted: June 18, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

George Mason outfielder Linda Young has been named first-team All-Virginia in a vote by the Virginia Sports Information Directors. The junior led the Patriots in hitting with a .327 batting average and 28 runs batted in. She hit 13 doubles, one triple, two home runs, and had nine stolen bases, while tallying a .462 slugging […]

First Graduate Admissions Director Candidate Speaks Today

Posted: June 18, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Provost’s Office invites the university community to attend a presentation by Susan Swett, candidate for the director of graduate admissions position. The session takes place today in Mason Hall, Rooms D3A and B, at 2:30 p.m. Swett, currently the director of graduate admissions for the College of Arts and Sciences, discusses the topic “Graduate […]