Archive for September, 2007

Mason Football Looking for Its First Win

September 28, 2007

The five-time conference champion Mason football squad, a club team, has had better starts.

Mason Speakers in the Community

September 28, 2007

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

George Mason in the News

September 28, 2007

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

October at the Patriot Center

September 28, 2007

The month of October brings Mason Madness to the Patriot Center, as the basketball teams kick off practices and prepare for the new season.

New Center Aims to Turn Climate Change Awareness into Action

September 27, 2007

Global warming has been a top news story for many months. The color green now seems to be everyone’s favorite color. Most people are aware of the global warming crisis — but how many are actually doing anything about it?

Men’s Basketball Schedule for 2007-08 Announced

September 27, 2007

The Mason men’s basketball team will open the 2007-08 campaign with three straight home contests. The season opener will be at the Patriot Center on Friday, Nov. 9, against the University of Vermont Catamounts.

The Five-Minute Interview: Greg Andrulis, Head Men’s Soccer Coach

September 27, 2007

Greg Andrulis is in his third season as the head men’s soccer coach at Mason. Last year, he led the Patriots to their first NCAA appearance in 10 years, although Mason lost at home to Bucknell in the opening round after placing fourth in the Colonial Athletic Association.

Job and Internship Fair Celebrates 20 Years

September 27, 2007

University Career Services is celebrating the 20th anniversary of their two-day, campuswide job and internship fair on Oct. 3 and Oct. 4. The fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall on the Fairfax Campus.

Falling for the Book

September 26, 2007

Mitch Albom, author of “The Five People You Meet in Heaven” and “Tuesdays with Morrie,” spoke at Mason and was presented with the Fairfax Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Literary Arts on Sept. 25. This award recognizes an author whose works have made significant contributions to American and international culture and whose personal efforts have […]

Virginia Opera to Present Jacques Offenbach’s ‘Tales of Hoffmann’

September 26, 2007

Virginia Opera’s 2007-08 season begins with a production of Jacques Offenbach’s “Tales of Hoffmann,” in which a poet tells the fantastical stories of his three great loves and how they ended in misery due to the meddling incarnations of a supernatural villain.