Archive for October, 2009

Public Policy Center Receives World Medical Association Designation

Posted: October 30, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 29, 2009 at 3:45 pm

The Center for the Study of International Medical Policies and Practices was recently designated by the World Medical Association as one of its three cooperating centers.

ICAR Holds Conference on Youth in Post-Conflict Settings

Posted: October 30, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 29, 2009 at 3:49 pm

The conference celebrates the five-year anniversary of the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution undergraduate program.

Mason Dining Expands Services; Still Time to Name the Mason Cookie

Posted: October 30, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 29, 2009 at 3:54 pm

Expanded hours of two dining locations and two new Jazzman’s locations are planned.

Polivka, Former Social Work Chair, Passes Away

Posted: October 29, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2009 at 4:22 pm

On Sept. 22, Jirina Polivka, a former chair of the Social Work Department at Mason, passed away at the age of 83.

Center for the Arts Welcomes Circo Aereo ‘Espresso’

Posted: October 29, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2009 at 4:31 pm

Circo Aereo brings its latest and most famous work, “Espresso,” a collaboration with French juggling company Les Objets Volants, to Mason’s Center for the Arts on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 4 p.m.

Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day

Posted: October 29, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2009 at 4:17 pm

2009 Celebration of Achievements Reception to Be Held on Nov. 4

Posted: October 28, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 27, 2009 at 2:48 pm

The reception honors research, scholarly and creative achievements of the past year.

November at the Patriot Center

Posted: October 28, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: November 5, 2009 at 1:56 pm

Men’s and women’s basketball gets under way in November at the Patriot Center, and concerts and The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions round out the schedule.

Author Malek to Speak on ‘A Country Called Amreeka’

Posted: October 28, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 27, 2009 at 3:06 pm

On Wednesday, Nov.4, author Alia Malek will speak about  her book, “A Country Called Amreeka: Arab Roots, American Stories.”

Art and Design Building Opening

Posted: October 28, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2009 at 12:14 pm