Archive for June, 2009

Mason Students Prepare for Green Experience

Posted: June 30, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 29, 2009 at 11:02 am

Thirty college students will be going green this summer, literally. The students will spend a week in Prince William Forest in Triangle, Va., as part of the Student Training for Environmental Protection Program.

CVPA Breaks Ground for Performing Arts Building Addition

Posted: June 29, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 29, 2009 at 8:30 am

The Mason community is invited to a groundbreaking for the addition of the Donald and Nancy de Laski Performing Arts Center on the Fairfax Campus on Wednesday, July 1.

CHSS Employee Bikes Across the Country

Posted: June 26, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2009 at 10:28 am

Since 2000, Christine “Kiki” Holl has completed 12 successful long-distance biking trips. For her most recent trip, she plans to make the headlines.

Off the Clock: Physics Professor Touts Merits of Go

Posted: June 25, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 24, 2009 at 3:40 pm

Physicist Bob Ehrlich tells all about the game of go, as well as the Go Congress convening at Mason this summer.

USAF Band Commander Joins Mason Faculty

Posted: June 24, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 24, 2009 at 9:04 am

Col. Dennis M. Layendecker, commander, music director and principal conductor of The United States Air Force Band, will join the Mason faculty this summer.

Silly Geese

Posted: June 24, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 24, 2009 at 7:56 am

Transitions

Posted: June 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 23, 2009 at 11:58 am

This periodic column highlights the comings and goings of Mason faculty and staff, as well as promotions and job changes within the university.

Send information to gazette@gmu.edu.

Mason Faculty Members Mentor Undergraduate Apprentices in Summer Term

Posted: June 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 19, 2009 at 3:40 pm

Fifteen faculty members will mentor 15 Mason undergraduates in the competitive Undergraduate Apprenticeship Program for the summer 2009 term.

Mason 101

Posted: June 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 22, 2009 at 8:22 am

Roberts Road to See Significant Improvements

Posted: June 19, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 18, 2009 at 3:06 pm

With the opening of Masonvale, Mason’s faculty and staff housing project,  the university will be making improvements to Roberts Road.