Archive for March, 2007

Mason Faculty and Staff in the Community

March 30, 2007

Following are members of the George Mason community who made presentations in March as part of Mason Speakers — the university’s speakers’ bureau.

Mathematics Professor Goldin Receives First Michler Prize

March 30, 2007

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Cornell University announced that Rebecca Goldin, Mason associate professor of mathematics, will receive the first annual Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize.

April 2007 at the Patriot Center

March 30, 2007

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will finish up its run this month at the Patriot Center on the Fairfax Campus. Other events this month include the Fairfax Auto Dealers Car Sale, the George Mason University College Fair and concerts by the Killers and Ricky Martin.

George Mason in the News

March 30, 2007

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

Good for You Room

March 30, 2007

A model room was set up by University Relations at the Health and Fitness Expo this week to show how “healthy” furnishings and products can be incorporated into a residence hall room at Mason. Dozens of Mason units and outside exhibitors participated in the annual event held on the Fairfax Campus and sponsored by Kaiser […]

Cheldelin to Give Conflict Analysis Spring Lecture

March 29, 2007

Sandra Cheldelin, the Vernon M. and Minnie I. Lynch Professor of Conflict Analysis and Resolution, will give the spring lecture for the Undergraduate Program in Conflict Analysis and Resolution on Tuesday, April 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Exchange Sculptor Portrays ‘Parallel Realities’ in Jamestown Work

March 29, 2007

This week, R.G. Brown III has been working on a sculpture at Mason that coincides with the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown. But the impetus for Brown’s involvement with the project began on the eastern shore of North Carolina.

Health Services at Prince William

March 29, 2007

Diane Skwisz, nurse practitioner, cuts the ribbon during the grand opening of the new Student Health Services (SHS) facility on the Prince William Campus. She is joined by, from left, Sandy Hubler, vice president for University Life; Pam Patterson, dean of students; Karen Pirhalla, director of Prince William Campus Operations; Carol Filak, administrative director of […]

Mason’s Varsity 8 Rowers Defeat Georgetown for First in School History

March 28, 2007

The Mason women’s rowing team began their spring season on Saturday against George Washington, Georgetown and North Carolina on the Potomac River, hosted by George Washington.

Davis Earns Second Consecutive CAA Rookie of the Week Honor

March 28, 2007

Freshman women’s lacrosse midfielder Kelly Davis was named the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Rookie of the Week for the second consecutive week. Since the CAA began handing out its weekly awards five weeks ago, Davis has won the award in three of those five weeks.