Archive for May, 2007

Softball Pitcher Anderson Named CAA Rookie of the Week

Posted: May 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Freshman softball pitcher Becky Anderson earned Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week honors for her efforts last week.

Economists Find Out-of-Town Travelers Targeted More Often for Speeding

Posted: May 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

When you head out of state for your road trip this summer, make sure to go easy on the gas pedal. A new study by economics professor Thomas Stratmann and PhD candidate Michael Makowsky reveals that where you live versus where you get pulled over for speeding can increase your chances of getting a ticket — and increase the cost of that ticket.

Mason Collaborates with Virginia Tech on April 16 Archive

Posted: May 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Virginia Tech’s Center for Digital Discourse and Culture announced the launch of the April 16 Archive documenting the tragic murders committed on the Virginia Tech campus that day. The project was developed in cooperation with Mason’s Center for History and New Media (CHNM).

Mason Faculty and Staff in the Community

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

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

May 2007 Accolades

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

Accolades recognizes the latest achievements of George Mason faculty and staff members.

Professional Women’s Softball Team to Play Home Games at Mason

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

The Washington Glory, the newest member of the National Pro Fastpitch softball league, officially announced it will play home games at the Fairfax Campus of George Mason beginning May 26.

Innovations 2007: Student Award Winners

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

At a university known for its creativity, Mason students put on quite a show at the recent Innovations 2007, the school’s largest display of student ingenuity.

Andrea Nikoi Is May Employee of the Month

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

Andrea Nikoi

Current Position: Administrative manager in finance and human resources for Life Sciences at the Prince William Campus