Archive for October, 2009

Former Peruvian Senator to Discuss Indigenous Struggles

Posted: October 23, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 22, 2009 at 4:18 pm

Javier Diez Canseco, former Peruvian senator and congressman from 1976 to 2006 and a 2006 socialist presidential candidate, will speak on “Rise Up: The Amazonian Indigenous Struggle in Peru” on Thursday, Nov. 12.

High Five

Posted: October 22, 2009 at 8:07 am, Last Updated: October 22, 2009 at 8:08 am

Mason’s Confucius Institute Presents Night of Chinese Opera

Posted: October 22, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2009 at 4:06 pm

The free concert takes place in Harris Theater on Monday, Oct 26, at 7 p.m. on the Fairfax Campus.

Mason to Hold Luncheon to Honor Veterans

Posted: October 22, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2009 at 4:11 pm

The luncheon will be held Wednesday, Nov. 11, in the Concert Hall Lobby of the Center for the Arts building from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy Hosts Congressional Briefing

Posted: October 22, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2009 at 4:13 pm

The briefing will be led by David Weisburd, director of CEBCP and Mason Distinguished Professor, and will include presentations from four Mason Administration of Justice professors.

Department of Theater, GMU Players Present ‘Ah, Wilderness!’

Posted: October 21, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2009 at 4:15 pm

Directed by associate professor of theater Howard Kurtz, “Ah, Wilderness!” will be performed in TheaterSpace on Mason’s Fairfax Campus beginning Oct. 22.

Transitions

Posted: October 21, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2009 at 4:32 pm

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

Five Young Tech Firms Selected to Present at Oct. 30 Grubstake Breakfast

Posted: October 21, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2009 at 4:42 pm

Companies seeking $250,000 to $2 million in investment capital have been selected to make presentations.

Mason Madness

Posted: October 20, 2009 at 8:25 am

Fall ITU Projects Briefing to Be Held Oct. 21

Posted: October 20, 2009 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: October 19, 2009 at 3:05 pm

Open to the Mason community, the event provides an opportunity to learn about projects and activities happening across all areas of the ITU.