Archive for December, 2008

Bring a Toy, Discount the Parking Ticket

Posted: December 2, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Owe on a Mason parking ticket? Want to help a needy family?

Men’s Soccer Falls in NCAA Second Round

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

The Mason men’s soccer team was unable to come away with a win in the second round of the NCAA Championship, falling to second-seed Maryland, 2-0.

December 2008 Accolades

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

Accolades is a monthly column that recognizes the latest achievements of Mason faculty and staff members.

He Said, She Said: Class Investigates Gender Issues at Mason

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

Like Dian Fossey among her apes or Jane Goodall and her chimps, some Mason students are living among their research subjects.

Students at gender research conference

Writing Across the Curriculum Program Holds Status in U.S. News Listing

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

While Mason’s recent U.S. News ranking as the number one school to watch attracted widespread excitement and interest, Mason’s Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) program was quietly making history in the listings as well.

Mery Tucker Named December Employee of the Month

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

Mery Tucker

As the academic administrative specialist in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Mery Tucker juggles multiple tasks and assignments.

Tucker is described by colleagues as “tireless, friendly and immensely upbeat” as well as “dedicated.”