Archive for April, 2007

Recreation, Sports Activities Offered

Posted: April 10, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason’s Intramural Sports Department is offering several exciting recreational events this spring for students, faculty and staff.

Mason Helps “Perk” Up Employees

Posted: April 10, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

As an employer that received an honorable mention in Washingtonian Magazine’s review of “Best Places to Work” in 2005, George Mason University is attuned to offering employees a dynamic environment where their ideas and creativity can flourish.

Parade of Nations

Posted: April 10, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The annual Parade of Nations on Monday marked the official start of Mason’s International Week. Activities continue through Saturday, April 14.Photo by Evan Cantwell

40 Years at Mason

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

English Professor Don Gallehr was honored for 40 years of service to Mason at the annual University Day breakfast last week. Gallehr and Lorraine Brown, English, who was also recognized for 40 years of service, are the first employees in Mason’s history to be so recognized.Photo by Nicolas Tan

Mason Professor to Showcase Contemporary Dance at Ballet Cocktail

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Susan Shields, associate professor of dance at George Mason, will present an evening of her choreographic work performed by a select group of regional ballet companies on April 28, in the Center for the Arts on the Fairfax Campus.

Honor Society Inducts Record Number

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Last month, the George Mason Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD), a national academic honor society for first-year students, hosted its largest induction ceremony to date.

Mason Celebrates Cultural Diversity at 27th Annual International Week

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“Mason: A Global Gateway” is the theme for the 27th annual International Week when George Mason celebrates its diversity. With more than 130 different countries represented at Mason, International Week allows students, faculty and staff to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of foreign lands.

Maradiegue to Deliver Fenwick Fellows Spring Lecture

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Ann Maradiegue, a clinical instructor in the College of Health and Human Services, will present her work conducted as part of the George Mason Libraries’ Fenwick Fellows Program on Tuesday, April 10.

Mason Librarian Shares Discovery of Digital Mozart Edition

Posted: April 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The International Mozart Foundation and the Packard Humanities Institute recently made the modern critical edition of the composer’s complete works available on its Web site.

George Mason in the News

Posted: April 6, 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.