Archive for September, 2007

Mason Football Looking for Its First Win

Posted: September 28, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Mason Speakers in the Community

Posted: September 28, 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 September as part of Mason Speakers, the university’s speakers’ bureau.

George Mason in the News

Posted: September 28, 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.

October at the Patriot Center

Posted: September 28, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Posted: September 27, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Posted: September 27, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Posted: September 27, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Posted: September 27, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Posted: September 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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’

Posted: September 26, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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.