Archive for June, 2009

Mason Students Prepare for Green Experience

June 30, 2009

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

June 29, 2009

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

June 26, 2009

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

June 25, 2009

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

June 24, 2009

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

June 24, 2009


June 23, 2009

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

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Mason Faculty Members Mentor Undergraduate Apprentices in Summer Term

June 22, 2009

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

Mason 101

June 22, 2009

Roberts Road to See Significant Improvements

June 19, 2009

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