Archive for May, 2003

This Week in the News

Posted: May 30, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Following are highlights of national news coverage George Mason received in the past week.

This Month in the Community…

Posted: May 30, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Members of the George Mason community made presentations to community groups in May as part of the University Speakers Bureau.

Film Festival Examines Afghan History

Posted: May 30, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A series of documentaries and short films chronicling Afghanistan’s past, present, and future will be shown tomorrow from 2 to 7 p.m. in the Johnson Center Cinema.

Washington Health Policy Institute Begins on Monday

Posted: May 30, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“The Nation’s Health: Action through Public Policy” is the theme of the 11th Washington Health Policy Institute, which begins on Monday at the Arlington Campus’ Mercatus Center.

Campus Libraries Switch to Summer Hours

Posted: May 29, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Summer hours for libraries on all three campuses are now in effect. The libraries are closed on Independence Day, July 4.

TFA’s First Light Festival Presents Play Readings

Posted: May 29, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

TheaterSpace in the Performing Arts Building on the Fairfax Campus is the setting for the third annual Theater of the First Amendment First Light Festival on Saturday, May 31.

University to Host 18 Commencements in June

Posted: May 29, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

At most universities, commencement marks the end of major graduation events for the academic year. But at George Mason, it’s just beginning.

Summer Socials Begin June 4

Posted: May 28, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Next Wednesday, June 4, University Life begins the seventh year of Summer Socials for George Mason faculty, staff, and students.

ELI Sponsors Course on Effective Use of English

Posted: May 28, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The English Language Institute will offer a 10-week English as a Second Language course from June 3 to August 7 at George Mason’s Arlington Campus.

Klimoski Donates Psychology Handbooks

Posted: May 28, 2003 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Richard Klimoski, dean of the School of Management (SOM), presented the University Libraries with two 13-volume sets of the Handbook of Psychology, a comprehensive reference of the many faceted field.