Archive for March, 2008

Men’s Basketball Falls, 70-59, at Northeastern

Posted: March 3, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Mason men’s basketball team closed out the 2007-08 regular season on Saturday with a 70-59 loss to the Huskies.

Mason will return to action on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament in Richmond.

March 2008 Accolades

Posted: March 3, 2008 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.

Provost Review Committee Announced

Posted: March 3, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason President Alan Merten has announced appointments to the committee that will review Provost Peter Stearns, who will be due for reappointment next year.

Elaine Miller Is March Employee of the Month

Posted: March 3, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Elaine Miller

Half of her job at the Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities entails keeping track of grants — more than $4 million each year.

Professor Searches for the Genesis of Biological Systems in the Earth’s Depths

Posted: March 3, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

In his laboratory, Robinson Professor Robert Hazen pursues the question of how complexity arose during the genesis of life, but the term “emergent complexity” seems to apply equally well in describing his own multifaceted career.

Kraner Joins Mason as Assistant Vice President for University Services

Posted: March 3, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mark Kraner has been hired as the new assistant vice president for University Services. He joined Mason on Feb. 25.