Archive for April, 2009

Off the Clock and On the Job, This Mason Employee Stays Organized

Posted: April 2, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Peggy Hackett

When Peggy Hackett, assistant to the directors of the Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine, agreed to help a friend organize her apartment, she thought, ‘How bad could this be?’

Fenwick Fellows to Give Lectures

Posted: April 2, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

On Monday, April 6, University Libraries will host the 2009 Fenwick Fellow Lecture at 3 p.m. in the Edwin Meese III Conference Room in Mason Hall on the Fairfax Campus.

April 2009 Accolades

Posted: April 1, 2009 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.

Kathy Jayne Is April Employee of the Month

Posted: April 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Kathy Jayne

Off the Fairfax Campus on the second floor of the Commerce Building is a Fiscal Services office decorated with dainty figurines and pictures of horses. Behind the desk sits Kathy Jayne, executive assistant to the controller, diligently handling a busy phone and juggling multiple appointments.

Saving Money, Paper, Time, Mason’s Catalog and Schedule Go Online

Posted: April 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

In an effort to save money and be more sustainable, Mason has decided to cease printing paper copies of its Schedule of Classes and the University Catalog. The change is effective immediately.

$10 Million Gift Establishes Center for Consciousness and Transformation

Posted: April 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason has established the Center for Consciousness and Transformation, a new teaching and research center founded through a $10 million gift from The de Laski Family Foundation to New Century College.