Archive for September, 2009

President Merten to Give State of University Address

Posted: September 25, 2009 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 4:13 pm

President Alan Merten will give a state of the university address on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 3 p.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall on the Fairfax Campus.

Budget Forum Teleconference Sites Announced

Posted: September 25, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 4:16 pm

The budget forum presented by Senior Vice President Maurice Scherrens and Provost Peter Stearns on Tuesday, Sept. 29, will be teleconferenced to the Arlington and Prince William Campuses.

Six Nominees for SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Awards Announced

Posted: September 25, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 4:19 pm

The awards are the commonwealth’s highest honor for faculty at Virginia’s public and private colleges and universities.

Mason Community Turns Out for Heart Walk

Posted: September 25, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 4:55 pm

On each of the Mason campuses walkers joined in exactly at noon on Sept. 23 to participate in Mason’s first all-university Happy Heart Walk.

Mason Pursues Collaborative Projects with Russian University

Posted: September 24, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 7:52 am

A recent visit by scholars from the Russian St. Petersburg State University resulted in plans for several collaborative initiatives.

Y’all Come! Family Weekend Is for Everyone

Posted: September 24, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 23, 2009 at 4:39 pm

The annual Family Weekend, Oct. 16-18, is hosted by the Office of Orientation and Family Programs and Services.

Posner to Testify at Senate Hearing Today

Posted: September 24, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 23, 2009 at 3:37 pm

Paul Posner, director of Mason’s master in public administration program, has been asked to serve as an expert witness for a U.S. Senate hearing.

HR and Payroll Offers Lunch & Learn Series

Posted: September 24, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 7:57 am

The free programs are held from noon to 1 p.m. at various Fairfax Campus locations.

University Marks Passing of Emerita Professor Kilby

Posted: September 23, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 24, 2009 at 9:44 am

Emilia-Louise Kilby, Professor Emerita of Health and Physical Education, died Sept. 12 at the age of 86.

Public Safety Building

Posted: September 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 22, 2009 at 3:11 pm