Archive for September, 2009

Fitness Facilities Offer Free Admission Until Oct. 5

Posted: September 10, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2009 at 4:58 pm

All Mason students and faculty and staff members will have free admission to the RAC, Aquatic and Fitness Center and Skyline Fitness Center on the Fairfax Campus until Oct. 5.

AARP Names Mason One of Best Places to Work for Those 50+

Posted: September 9, 2009 at 7:58 am

For the third year in a row, Mason has been named one of the 50 best places to work for persons 50 years of age and older by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP).

Moments of Truth Lecture to Feature Madoff Whistleblower

Posted: September 9, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 8, 2009 at 3:18 pm

How did one man lose $50 billion? This lecture on Oct. 15 will provide the answer.

Making a Difference: Student Organizations Hold Golf Tournament Benefit

Posted: September 9, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2009 at 9:12 am

Part of the proceeds of the tournament, to be held Oct. 9, will go toward the American Cancer Society Colleges Against Cancer program.

Welcome Week ’09

Posted: September 8, 2009 at 3:29 pm

Mason and Georgetown University Launch Joint Bioscience Degrees

Posted: September 8, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 18, 2010 at 8:06 am

In a new joint education initiative known as “George Squared,” George Mason and Georgetown Universities are paving the road for Greater Washington’s growing bioscience and health care industries.

Transitions

Posted: September 8, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 4, 2009 at 3:13 pm

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

Support Group for Working Mothers to Hold Kids’ Clothing Swap

Posted: September 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 4, 2009 at 3:07 pm

The Support Group for Working Mothers at Mason in conjunction with the Office of Sustainability will host a kids’ clothing and equipment swap Sept. 28-30 in Room 116 of the Johnson Center on the Fairfax Campus.

University Mourns Death of Jeffrey Chamberlain

Posted: September 4, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 8, 2009 at 11:08 am

The associate professor of French died on Tuesday, Sept. 1, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

Faculty Senate to Meet on Sept. 9

Posted: September 4, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 3, 2009 at 3:55 pm

All members of the university community are welcome to attend Faculty Senate meetings.