Archive for March, 2006

Regional Champs

Posted: March 29, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The George Mason Patriots show off the plaque they won for the NCAA Regional Championship. The team heads to Indianapolis today to face the University of Florida in the Final Four game on Saturday.Photo by Evan Cantwell

Women’s Center Hosts Alumnae Who Are ‘Changing the World’

Posted: March 29, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason’s Women’s Studies Research and Resource Center will host two Mason alumnae who are “making a difference” and “changing the world” on Wednesday, March 29, at 7 p.m. in Johnson Center Assembly Room F on the Fairfax Campus.

Mason Graduate Students Showcase Research at Forum

Posted: March 29, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

John Lindeman’s head is in the sky. His research on atmospheric patterns and modeling helps keep him grounded in his studies as a PhD student in the School of Computational Sciences.

Mason Conference Spotlights National Park Service Resources

Posted: March 29, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Members of the Mason community can learn about National Park Service (NPS) programs in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area at the biennial Spotlight on National Park Resources Wednesday, March 29, to Thursday, March 30.

Patriots, University Ready for Final Four Game

Posted: March 29, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The George Mason men’s basketball team has an activity-filled day on Wednesday, March 29, in preparation for their game on Saturday, April 1, at 6:05 p.m. at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis, Ind. The no. 11 seeded Patriots will play the no. 3 Florida Gators.

Men’s Basketball Team Prepares for NCAA Final Four

Posted: March 28, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

If the Patriots thought things were hectic last week, they haven’t seen nothin’ yet.

Provost to Hold Faculty Forums on Promotion and Tenure

Posted: March 28, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Office of the Provost is sponsoring Faculty Forums on all three campuses. Provost Peter Stearns will address the issue of “Criteria for Promotion and Tenure.”

Q & A with Christine LaPaille, Vice President for University Relations

Posted: March 28, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Christine LaPaille

Before joining George Mason in May 2005, Christine LaPaille was director of communications at the National Governor’s Association.

Ready to Play

Posted: March 27, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The George Mason statue was all decked out for Friday’s NCAA Tournament game.Creative Services photo

Friends of Film Festival Hopes to Become another Sundance

Posted: March 27, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A George Mason film festival taking place in Warrenton, Va., may seem strange at first, but for College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean Bill Reeder, Communication Professor Cindy Lont and other members of the George Mason Friends of Film organization, it makes perfect sense.