Archive for January, 2007

Patriots Pound James Madison, 59-41

Posted: January 29, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The George Mason men’s basketball team opened the second half with a 17-3 run on Saturday afternoon, and Mason’s defense returned to form as the Patriots took a 59-41 win at James Madison.

Black History Celebrated with Music and More at Mason during February

Posted: January 29, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

If there is one thing that sets Mason’s Black History Month apart from most campus celebrations, it is the music.

From Mason’s own gospel choir, the Anointed Voices of Unity, and music professor Patricia Miller’s stirring tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. to Mason’s annual collaboration with the Duke Ellington School and a Center for the Arts performance of the Soweto Gospel Choir, the month of February will provide musical celebrations galore.

Going to and fro: Transportation Fair Highlights Options

Posted: January 29, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

No one who lives in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area is immune to traffic and transportation issues. At the same time, many people and organizations are engaged in finding ways to making getting around the area a little easier, including Mason.

NEW Center Opens

Posted: January 29, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Michelle Lim, Human Resources faculty liaison, cuts the ribbons for the grand opening of the Human Resources and Payroll New Employee Welcome (NEW) Center, which began operations last week.Photo by Lori Ann Roth

Acting Company to Bring ‘Jane Eyre’ to Center for the Arts

Posted: January 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Jane Eyre production

Every year, The Acting Company engages an ensemble of the best-trained, talented young actors available to perform classic plays and contemporary works in repertory.

Transitions

Posted: January 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

This periodic column highlights the comings and goings of George Mason faculty and staff, as well as promotions and job changes within the university.

George Mason in the News

Posted: January 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Following are highlights of national news coverage George Mason recently received.

Patriots Pound James Madison, 59-41

Posted: January 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The George Mason men’s basketball team opened the second half with a 17-3 run on Saturday afternoon, and Mason’s defense returned to form as the Patriots took a 59-41 win at James Madison, improving to 12-8 on the year, 6-4 in Colonial Athletic Association action.

In Colonial Academic Alliance Everyone Is on the Same Team

Posted: January 25, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

On the basketball court and soccer fields, the 12 members of the Colonial Athletic Association can be intense rivals.

A View to the Stars

Posted: January 25, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Visitors during the grand opening of the new Research I building on Wednesday got to tour the top level of the observatory tower where a temporary telescope was set up.Creative Services photo