Archive for December, 2009

Mason Delegation to Attend Copenhagen Climate Summit

Posted: December 4, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: December 4, 2009 at 9:29 am

Paul Schopf, associate dean for research and computing in the College of Science and director of the Center for Climate and Society, will head the delegation of  credentialed nongovernmental observers.

Mason to Hold Holiday Faculty-Staff Party Dec. 17

Posted: December 4, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: December 3, 2009 at 5:18 pm

Get ready for holiday goodies, karaoke, Nintendo Wii and a dance contest.

Center for the Arts Presents Doc Watson with David Holt and Richard Watson

Posted: December 4, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: December 4, 2009 at 9:22 am

Legendary folk musician Doc Watson returns to the Center for the Arts for a program that he calls “Hills of Home.”

Professor Emeritus James Godfrey Dies

Posted: December 3, 2009 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 5:28 pm

James T. Godfrey, Professor Emeritus of Accounting, died at his home in Arlington, Va., on Nov. 22.

Accounting Instructor Moraglio Passes Away

Posted: December 3, 2009 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 5:30 pm

Joseph Moraglio, instructor of accounting, passed away on Nov. 29. He was 73.

Faculty Senate Poses Questions to President Merten

Posted: December 3, 2009 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 5:44 pm

President Alan Merten answered a wide range of questions at the Faculty Senate’s monthly meeting.

Patriots Face Iowa State in Opening Round of Women’s NCAA Volleyball Championship

Posted: December 3, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 11:15 am

Mason earned its eighth NCAA Tournament berth on Nov. 24 when it won the Colonial Athletic Association Championship.

Professor Emeritus Tongren Passes Away

Posted: December 2, 2009 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: December 1, 2009 at 5:19 pm

Hale N. Tongren, Professor Emeritus of Management, passed away on Nov. 28 at his home in Topsham, Maine. He was 87.

CHNM, Mount Vernon Launch New Web Site on Martha Washington

Posted: December 2, 2009 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 9:30 am

Martha Washington: A Life, examines Washington’s life and relationships by making available rare documents and historical artifacts for scholars, teachers and students.

Mason Begins NCAA Certification Process for Its Athletics Program

Posted: December 2, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: December 2, 2009 at 9:26 am

George Mason University is conducting an 18-month, campus-wide effort to study its athletics program that will enable Mason to maintain its certification by the NCAA Committee on Athletics Certification.