Archive for July, 2009

University Apprenticeship Program Accepting Applications for the Fall

Posted: July 14, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 13, 2009 at 3:49 pm

The deadline to apply for this competitive program for the fall semester is Aug. 15.

Off the Clock: Chandler Helps Girls Learn to Believe in Themselves

Posted: July 13, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 12, 2009 at 9:01 pm

Morgan Chandler, client services specialist in the Office of Student Financial Aid,  cofounded an organization called Miss Believe.

Dozens of High School Students Prepare to Persuade

Posted: July 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 10, 2009 at 8:21 am

Attendance is up at the George Mason Institute of Forensics this summer.

Holl Rides On: 2,000 Miles and Counting

Posted: July 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 10, 2009 at 8:23 am

The Gazette has been following Kiki Holl, a web designer with the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, on her cross-country bike trip and checked in with her by phone to see how she’s doing.

Transitions

Posted: July 9, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 9, 2009 at 8:23 am

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

University Life to Hold Off-Campus Housing Fair

Posted: July 9, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 9, 2009 at 9:46 am

University Life plays matchmaker for graduate students and others seeking off-campus housing.

Groundbreaking

Posted: July 8, 2009 at 10:21 am, Last Updated: July 8, 2009 at 10:56 am

Professor Emeritus Aksyonov Dies

Posted: July 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 7, 2009 at 2:22 pm

Acclaimed Russian writer and Professor Emeritus of Russian Literature and Writing, Vassily Aksyonov died on Monday, July 6.

Meet Corey Jackson

Posted: July 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 8, 2009 at 6:08 am

Jackson has been on the job since January as director of equity and diversity services and assistant to the president.

Math Chair Klaus Fischer Dies

Posted: July 7, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 7, 2009 at 8:12 am

Klaus FischerCollege of Science Dean Vikas Chandhoke remembers Klaus Fischer in a letter to his colleagues.