Archive for June, 2009

Mason Hosts Genocide Scholar Conference

Posted: June 11, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 11, 2009 at 10:27 am

Approximately 165 scholars from around the world met at Mason this week for the Eighth Biennial Conference of the International Association of Genocide Scholars, hosted by the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR) at the Arlington Campus and on Capitol Hill.

Farmers’ Market

Posted: June 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 9, 2009 at 12:41 pm

Bridges Wins Women’s Lacrosse Honors

Posted: June 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 8, 2009 at 3:10 pm

Mason women’s lacrosse defender Maggie Bridges was one of 10 student-athletes to receive the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Scholar-Athlete Award for the spring sports season. She was also named to the South’s roster for the IWLCA/Under Armour North-South Senior All-Star Game.

McLean Symphony Presents ‘Sights and Sounds of America’ as Part of Mason’s Summer Festival

Posted: June 9, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 9, 2009 at 12:15 pm

festival of the arts logoJournalist and broadcaster Roger Mudd will serve as host and narrator, headlining a concert on Flag Day, Sunday, June 14, by the McLean Symphony.

New Network Technology to Be Installed at Mason

Posted: June 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 5, 2009 at 4:00 pm

Mason’s Information Technology Unit is installing a new multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) system this month.

Teamwork at Mason: José and Rob Save the Day

Posted: June 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 5, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Bob Jonas, chair of the Department of Environmental Science and Policy (ESP), took time to extend a special thanks to José Marin and Rob Bevis in Facilities Management for their help on a Friday night.

Town Hall Meeting Addresses Campus Construction Concerns

Posted: June 5, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 5, 2009 at 8:01 am

Many changes are taking place this summer along Aquia Creek Lane (formerly George Mason Boulevard, the road that runs between Thompson Hall and the Johnson Center circle) on the Fairfax Campus. And with every change comes multiple questions.

Summer Social

Posted: June 4, 2009 at 1:00 am

Transitions

Posted: June 3, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 2, 2009 at 3:28 pm

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

Decorate Your Work Area with Original Art

Posted: June 3, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 2, 2009 at 3:11 pm

artworkArtwork from the collection of Hilde Vogel-Michalik are now available for loan to the university community. Currently housed at  Mason’s Prince William Campus, the collection of nearly 1,000 pieces includes oil paintings, graphite sketches, watercolor and ink compositions and encaustic wax paintings.