Archive for March, 2008

Can You Outsmart a Phishing Attack?

Posted: March 6, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Could you recognize a phishing attack in your e-mail if it came from a trusted source such as your bank or Internet service provider?

Portion of Patriot Circle to Close Temporarily

Posted: March 5, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

New traffic patterns on the Fairfax Campus will be in effect beginning Thursday, March 6.

Men’s Basketball Team Prepares for CAA Tournament

Posted: March 5, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Mason men’s basketball team (20-10, 12-6) finished tied for second place with UNC Wilmington in the regular season standings in the Colonial Athletic Association, but will be seeded no. 3 at the CAA Tournament in Richmond this weekend.

Events ‘March In’ at the Patriot Center

Posted: March 5, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The month of March brings a variety of concerts and events to the Patriot Center.

Management Executive Programs Reach Out to the Region

Posted: March 5, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Positioned squarely between the scholarly world of research and the dynamics of real-world applications — that’s the best way to describe the School of Management’s newest endeavors in executive education.

Robert Hawkes, Retired History Professor, Succumbs to Cancer

Posted: March 5, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Robert T. Hawkes Jr., a professor of history at Mason for 37 years who retired in 2006, succumbed to cancer on March 3.

Mason Sports Roundup

Posted: March 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

In addition to men’s basketball, reported yesterday, the following Mason athletic teams were in action over the weekend.

Mason Faculty Publish New Books

Posted: March 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The following are summaries of books recently authored or edited by Mason faculty.

Scientist Receives NSF Grant for Space Study

Posted: March 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Merav Opher

Watch dolphins playing in the waves off a boat, and you might learn something about our solar system’s astrophysical dynamics.

Text and Community Program Hosts ‘Aquí Estoy’

Posted: March 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Text and Community Program at Mason will host the Albany Park Theater Project for a performance of “Aquí Estoy” (I Am Here) on Tuesday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m. in TheaterSpace.