Archive for November, 2002

Annual Book and Author Brunch Held Saturday

Posted: November 1, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Ashleigh Puryear The Fairfax City chapter of the American Association of University Women is sponsoring the 10th Annual Book and Author Brunch for educational scholarships. The event will be held Saturday at the Hilton Washington Dulles Hotel in Herndon beginning at 9 a.m. Guests will be provided with a buffet and a chance to […]

Conference on Irrational Behavior Begins Today

Posted: November 1, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

George Mason’s Law and Psychiatry Center is hosting a two-day conference today and tomorrow on “The Law and Economics of Irrational Behavior.” The conference is designed to explore the most relevant developments resulting from the interaction of economics and psychology. Conference speakers include Vernon Smith, professor of economics and law, and recent Nobel laureate; Ole […]

Daily Gazette Gets New Look Monday

Posted: November 1, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Daily Gazette will debut its new design and added content on Monday, Nov. 4, as it merges with the tabloid Mason Gazette to become the premier source of news for George Mason faculty and staff members. The Mason Gazette’s most popular features, including Off the Clock and Spotlight on Research, will be published periodically […]

Riddick Is November’s Employee of the Month

Posted: November 1, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Jessica Johnson Ilse Riddick, compensation manager in Human Resources, is November’s Employee of the Month. “Riddick provides a model of that ‘can-do’ attitude,” says colleague Molly Hastedt. “She makes a hard job look easy,” adds coworker Carol Henderson. As the primary staff specialist to the University’s Compensation Committee, Riddick “provides [the] committee with exceptional […]