Archive for January, 2004

Chemistry Begins Semester with New Name

Posted: January 27, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Lynn Burke

Editor’s note: Due to the inclement weather, the following article is being re-posted from yesterday.

George Mason’s Chemistry Department is starting off the spring 2004 semester with a new name: the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department.

George Mason Experts Offer Time Management Tips; HR Holds Workshops

Posted: January 27, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Editor’s note: Due to the inclement weather, the following article is being re-posted from yesterday.

The new year always seems to bring a determination to improve oneself, and many people are hard at work on their resolutions. One perennial goal is to manage time more effectively.

Picture This…

Posted: January 26, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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Kolker Memorial Service Set for Tomorrow

Posted: January 26, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A memorial service in honor of Professor Aliza Kolker will be held tomorrow at 4 p.m. in the Grand Tier III Lobby (third floor) of the Center for the Arts.

Chemistry Begins Semester with New Name

Posted: January 26, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Lynn Burke

George Mason’s Chemistry Department is starting off the spring 2004 semester with a new name: the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department.

George Mason Experts Offer Time Management Tips; HR Holds Workshops

Posted: January 26, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The new year always seems to bring a determination to improve oneself, and many people are hard at work on their resolutions. One perennial goal is to manage time more effectively.

This Week in the News…

Posted: January 23, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Following are highlights of national news coverage George Mason received during the past week:

Shuttle Service Aids Students, Faculty in Commuter Lots

Posted: January 23, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Erick Soricelli

An oversized golf cart flies around Lots A and B carrying passengers from one place to another. This may look strange to a first-time campus visitor, but it is part of a fledgling shuttle service that started in October.

George Mason Police Trains Officers to Protect Important Guests

Posted: January 23, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Erick Soricelli

Distinguished guests pass through the George Mason campus on a regular basis. Some visitors who are high-ranking government officials or celebrities with speaking engagements bring their own protection services and security.

Faculty Senate Adopts New Academic Standing Standards

Posted: January 23, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Robin Herron

At its meeting this week, the Faculty Senate passed a motion regarding undergraduate academic standing that eliminates the designation of “satisfactory” and “unsatisfactory” standing and instead relies solely on GPA.