Archive for April, 2009

Cleaning Up

Posted: April 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Freshman Robert Gabay, anthropology and global affairs major, and creative writing graduate student Lucy Biederman (in pink hoodie) sort trash for recycling. The trash was collected during an Earth Day campus clean-up organized by the Environmental Awareness Group.Photo by Evan Cantwell

Honors Roll in for 27th-Ranked Baseball Team

Posted: April 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Scott Krieger

Mason senior outfielder Scott Krieger hit nearly .700 last week and was an unstoppable force in Mason’s series with VCU.

Professor’s Research Focuses on Birds, Bees — and Elephants

Posted: April 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Just as humans reveal much about themselves through their behavior, animals do the same. And for animal behaviorists such as Elizabeth Freeman, assistant professor in New Century College, any sneeze, dance or stomp could be the key to unlocking the mystery behind why animals do what they do.

New Master of Arts in Global Affairs Offered

Posted: April 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The new program provides students an opportunity to study abroad and pursue a course of study tailored to their personal career plans.

‘agriART’ Opens at Fine Arts Gallery

Posted: April 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason’s Art and Visual Technology Department is presenting “agriART: Companion Planting for Social and Biological Systems” now through May 15 in the Fine Arts Gallery on the Fairfax Campus.

Agri-art design

Digging Earth Week

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A do-it-yourself workshop on planting seeds was held on April 21, part of Mason’s Earth Week activities.Photo by Lori A. Wilson

The Acting Company Presents ‘Henry V’ and ‘The Spy’ at Center for the Arts

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The nationally known The Acting Company brings two exciting theatrical productions of classic war stories to Fairfax and Mason’s Center for the Arts.

An Interview with Economics Professor Russell Roberts

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The latest book by Mason economics professor Russell Roberts is “The Price of Everything: A Parable of Possibility and Prosperity.”

Patriot Pack Out Makes Donating Easy for Mason Community

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Another semester is winding down, and students are prepping to move out. There’s a lot of stress due to writing papers and taking finals, but the task of moving out can be just as daunting.

Accounting Firms Establish School of Management Fellowships

Posted: April 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

At a time when demand for new accountants is outstripping supply, Mason’s School of Management (SOM) has recently received financial commitments from several accounting firms to establish fellowships in the accounting area.