Archive for January, 2007

Housing and Residence Life Organizes Blood Drive

Posted: January 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Inova Blood Donor Services, in conjunction with the Office of Housing and Residence Life, will sponsor a blood drive this month for National Volunteer Blood Donor Month.

Off the Clock: Mason Administrator Has Real-Life Role in Marshall Story

Posted: January 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Steve Morehouse

Steve Morehouse, associate director of Facilities in Housing and Residence Life, was nearly 11 years old when he came home late on the evening of Nov. 14, 1970.

Patriots Win Fifth Straight

Posted: January 22, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Junior Will Thomas made 10 of 11 shots from the field, and Mason held the opposition to fewer than 70 points as the Patriots downed the Northeastern University Huskies 78-53 in front of 6,928 fans at the Patriot Center on Saturday.

Grad Student Publishes Research in Respected Biology Journal

Posted: January 22, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“Unimaginable,” says Valerie Buckley-Beason about the publication of her research on the clouded leopard in the Dec. 5, 2006, issue of Current Biology.

Spring Parking Decals on Sale

Posted: January 22, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Parking Services will have special office hours at the Fairfax Campus for the sale of spring parking decals from Jan. 22 through Feb. 2.

Button, Button, Who’s Got the Button?

Posted: January 22, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Only 500 lucky Mason fans, that’s who.

The Mason Traditions Committee has created a new tradition for 2007: distributing free spirit buttons at men’s basketball conference games.

spirit buttons

Research I Grand Opening Showcases Groundbreaking Work

Posted: January 22, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

This week, George Mason University’s first building to bring together research from all disciplines has its official grand opening — a chance to demonstrate the innovative and forward-thinking work already going on within all the building’s passageways and corridors.

Metzker Honored as CAA Diver of the Week

Posted: January 19, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Sophomore Ryan Metzker was named Colonial Athletic Association Male Diver of the Week. Metzker has now earned this honor twice this season.

BOV Member Lewis Elected President of Virginia Bar Association

Posted: January 19, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Glenn C. Lewis

Glenn C. Lewis, JD ’77, who was appointed to George Mason’s Board of Visitors last fall, will take office as president of the Virginia Bar Association this weekend.

Lewis is chair and founder of The Lewis Law Firm, based in Washington, D.C. The firm specializes in family law matters.

George Mason in the News

Posted: January 19, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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