Archive for September, 2007

Homecoming Theme and Logo Competition Announced

Posted: September 5, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason Homecoming might not be until after the New Year, but Student Activities needs help now in designing a theme and logo.

Student Government Leaders Inaugurated

Posted: September 5, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The new Student Government President Drew Shelnutt and Vice President Ijeoma Nwatu were inaugurated on Sept. 4.

Student Government leaders

September 2007 Accolades

Posted: September 4, 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.

Merin Mani Is September Employee of the Month

Posted: September 4, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Merin Mani

Position at Mason: Senior Payroll Specialist
Years at Mason: Two and a half years
What she does: Mani works in Human Resources and Payroll, where she is involved in the day-to-day operations of payroll. In addition, a major portion of her job includes customer service for the areas of payroll and leave.

Catch New Releases Every Week with Cinema Series

Posted: September 4, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Program Board and Student Activities are hosting Cinema Series every weekend this semester, inviting Mason students, faculty and staff to kick back and relax while watching a new release on the big screen in the Johnson Center Cinema.

Harry Potter Phenomenon Provides Food for Scholarly Thought

Posted: September 4, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,” the much anticipated seventh and final book in the J.K. Rowling wizard series, went on sale last month in 88 countries and sold an estimated 8.3 million copies worldwide in the first 24 hours.

University to Break Ground for Biomedical Research Lab

Posted: September 4, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The ability to detect and prevent infectious diseases has become a cornerstone of the federal government’s national defense efforts since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and the anthrax attacks that followed. Shortly after the sixth anniversary of those devastating events, Mason will break ground for a biomedical research lab that will catapult the university into the ranks of leading facilities working to combat bioterrorism.