Archive for August, 2009

2009 Student Convocation

Posted: August 31, 2009 at 10:15 am, Last Updated: August 31, 2009 at 10:18 am

Fenwick Library Renovation Adds to Fairfax Campus Quiet Study Areas

Posted: August 31, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 31, 2009 at 8:16 am

The library’s new furnishings helped further expand the Fairfax Campus’ ever-growing list of quiet study zones.

Theater of the First Amendment Announces September Events

Posted: August 31, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: August 31, 2009 at 5:47 am

Theater of the First Amendment (TFA), George Mason University’s professional theater company, announces events for September.

Voting Open for Spirit Slogan

Posted: August 31, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 31, 2009 at 12:40 pm

The Mason Traditions Committee is bringing back for the fourth year the colorful spirit buttons bearing a “fighting” slogan.

Fourth Annual ARTS by George! Benefit to Be Held Sept. 26

Posted: August 28, 2009 at 8:14 am

The event features a showcase of the extraordinary artistic talents of Mason students and faculty members, as well as a unique silent auction of arts-related items and experiences, followed by a Brian Stokes Mitchell concert.

Mason’s Distinguished Faculty Honored

Posted: August 27, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 26, 2009 at 10:11 pm

President Alan Merten and Provost Peters Stearns honored the university’s most distinguished faculty at a reception on Wednesday, Aug. 26.

University Mourns Death of Siriwan Lugirawanich

Posted: August 27, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 26, 2009 at 5:21 pm

Siriwan Lugirawanich, meal plan administrator in the All University Card Office, died from cancer on Tuesday, Aug. 19.

French Revolution Project Wins MERLOT Prize

Posted: August 26, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2009 at 1:59 pm

Mason’s Center for History and New Media collects another award for one of its innovative teaching tools.

Starbucks Opens

Posted: August 26, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2009 at 1:34 pm

Off the Clock: Susan Lawrence Rows Her Boat

Posted: August 25, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2009 at 8:26 am

The English professor competes for area boat clubs in shells ranging from a single to an eight.