Archive for June, 2007

Health Policy Center to Host Institutes

Posted: June 21, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Center for Health Policy, Research and Ethics hosts the Institutes for Heideggerian Hermeneutical Methodologies and Interpretive Phenomenology this week and next.

Grad Student Honored for Environmental Science Paper

Posted: June 20, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Last month at the Virginia Academy of Science’s annual meeting, one of Mason’s own, Katherine Bryant, walked away with the award for Best Student Paper in Environmental Science.

Bryant was one of 194 students representing 35 to 40 colleges and universities throughout Virginia who presented their work at the meeting.

Mason in Summer: Not as Busy, but Still Bustling

Posted: June 20, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Young and Jaepin

Ziegler Breaks Swimming World Record

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

Kate Ziegler just keeps on winning races and setting records.

Six Students Named to VaSID Academic All-State Team

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

The Virginia Sports Information Directors honored six Mason student-athletes for their performance in the classroom and in competition.

Mason Professor Lists Top ‘Brain Games’ for Older Adults

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

Andrew Carle

Responding to a study estimating a quadrupling of individuals suffering from Alzheimer’s disease by 2050, Mason professor Andrew Carle has released a list of the best “brain games” available for those seeking to maximize cognitive function.

Remembrance

Posted: June 18, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Prince William firefighters gather around a tree planted Friday at the Prince William Campus in memory of their fallen comrade and Mason alumnus, Kyle Wilson. Wilson, who graduated in 2005 with a BS in Athletic Training, died April 16 while fighting a fire. He is the first firefighter in Prince William County to have lost his […]

Hurricane Digital Memory Bank Earns Award

Posted: June 18, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The American Association of State and Local History (AASLH) recently recognized Mason’s Center for History and New Media and the University of New Orleans with an Award of Merit for Leadership in History for work on the Hurricane Digital Memory Bank. The Award of Merit honors significant achievement in the field of local history and excellence in special projects.

Parking Lot B on Fairfax Campus to Close

Posted: June 18, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Parking Lot B on the Fairfax Campus is scheduled to close on Monday, July 2.

Mason Supervisors Enhance Their Skills in Training Series

Posted: June 18, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Marcia Bearor, public relations and marketing practitioner in the College of Health and Human Services, is just one of the many Mason employees who have taken advantage of the SUPERvisor Series.