Archive for August, 2008

Last Week to Make Outstanding Supervisor Nominations

Posted: August 18, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Friday, Aug. 22, is the deadline for submitting nominations for the fall 2008 Outstanding Supervisor Award at Mason. This is your chance to give your boss the recognition he or she deserves.

Mason Researcher Yuntao Wu Seeks New Ways to Fight AIDS

Posted: August 18, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

In a small lab on Mason’s Prince William Campus in Manassas, Yuntao Wu and his team of researchers are working on something very big. Wu, assistant professor in the College of Science’s Molecular and Microbiology Department, has spent the last six years decoding the molecular processes of the AIDS virus.

Mason Basketball Season Tickets on Sale

Posted: August 15, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Season tickets for Mason men’s and women’s basketball are now on sale for the 2008-09 season.

Mason in the News

Posted: August 15, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Housing and Residence Life Offers Back-to-School Tips for Students and Parents

Posted: August 14, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Whether it is a student’s first semester in college or he or she is well on the way to graduating, the first few days can be a bit stressful for both students and parents.

Virtual Computer Lab Makes Specialized Software Available Anytime, Anywhere

Posted: August 14, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

For anyone who has ever spent hundreds of dollars on specialized computer software or had to wait in line to use Mason’s computer labs, the Division of Instructional Technology (DoIT) has an innovative solution.

Golden and Forman Prepare to Lead Student Government

Posted: August 13, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Zack Golden and Claire Forman aren’t your typical Student Government representatives.

A seemingly unlikely pair who barely knew one another prior to their campaign, Golden and Forman won a closely fought election.

Former Mason Basketball Standouts Sign Professional Contracts

Posted: August 13, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A pair of former Mason players who have been linked together for the past four years will find themselves playing on different teams in different leagues next year.

PW Classic

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

The Aug. 8 Prince William Campus Golf Classic saw 132 golfers participate from all four Mason locations, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William. The first place team members, from left, were Molly Grove and Mike Sisk from the Prince William Campus; Steve Martin from BE&K; and Lori Delio from Northern Virginia Community College.Photo Courtesy of […]

New Course Launches Indigenous Studies Minor This Fall

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

A new course, NAIS 201, Introduction to Native American and Indigenous Studies, is being offered to students for the first time this fall.