Archive for February, 2002

This Month in the Community…

February 28, 2002

Following are members of the George Mason community who made presentations to community groups in February as part of the University Speakers Bureau. For more information on participating in the Speakers Bureau, call x38846. Feb. 2–Pat Carretta, Career Services, presented “Networking” for the Herndon Dulles Business and Professional Women group. Feb. 2–Sheryl Friedley, Communication, presented […]

Robert Dykes to Represent the Patriots as CAA Basketball Legend

February 28, 2002

Former George Mason basketball standout Robert Dykes (’91) will represent the Patriots as part of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Basketball Legends Breakfast that tips off the conference championship on March 2. The past will meet the present at the 2002 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship. Each of the 10 CAA schools will honor a men’s […]

University Dance Company Perform 2002 Gala Concert

February 28, 2002

George Mason’s Dance Company performs its 2002 Gala Concert tomorrow and Saturday at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall. The program features creations by four renowned choreographers and includes a work inspired by ocean rhythms and celestial pathways; a joyous and technically challenging piece by a former member of the White Oak Dance Project; a […]

This Week in Richmond…

February 28, 2002

This weekly column, written by Thomas Hennessey, chief of staff to President Alan Merten, is published to keep the university community informed on the budget situation in Richmond, and how those developments directly affect George Mason. The column appears every Thursday in the Daily Gazette. While other General Assembly legislative issues may seem more newsworthy, […]

Men’s Basketball Team Ends Regular Season with Win, Second Place

February 27, 2002

In Monday’s final game of the regular season, the men’s basketball team beat Old Dominion 78-63, clinching second place in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA). The Patriots finished 19-8 and 13-5 in the conference. The Patriots raced out to a 12-2 lead in the opening minutes of the game, but trailed at the half 31-29. […]

Poet Moore Joins Writers Series

February 27, 2002

By Sarah McGurk Poet Honor Moore reads tonight at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall Grand Tier III as part of the Spring Visiting Writers Series. Especially known for her collections of poetry, Memoir: Poems and Darling, Moore has also published critical essays and the acclaimed biography of her grandmother, painter Margarett Sargent, titled The […]

Police Department Conducting University-Wide Survey

February 27, 2002

The University Police Department is conducting a university-wide survey on safety and security issues relating to the George Mason community, and on how the Police Department responds to these issues to ensure that the agency’s policies properly reflect the current needs of the community. The first item relates to issues and concerns within the community, […]

Jean Kilbourne Event Postponed to March 4

February 27, 2002

Jean Kilbourne’s lecture, “The Naked Truth: Advertising’s Image of Women,” scheduled for last night at 7:30 p.m. has been postponed. The event has been rescheduled for Monday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Johnson Center Cinema. Kilbourne received a last-minute invitation to appear on the Oprah Winfrey show on Thursday. “This is a chance […]

Ehrlich to be Honored at Celebration of Scholarship

February 27, 2002

By Assad Khan The sixth annual College of Arts and Sciences Celebration of Scholarship will take place Thursday, March 21, in the Johnson Center Cinema. This year, the college will honor Bob Ehrlich, Physics, for his scholarly accomplishments. Ehrlich will present “Faster-Than-Light and Backward-In-Time–an Example of a ‘Crazy’ Idea in Science” at 7:30 p.m. He […]

Jean Kilbourne Event Postponed

February 26, 2002

Jean Kilbourne’s lecture, “The Naked Truth: Advertising’s Image of Women,” scheduled for tonight at 7:30 p.m. has been postponed. The event has been rescheduled for Monday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Johnson Center Cinema. Kilbourne received a last minute invitation to appear on the Oprah Winfrey show on Thursday. “This is a chance […]