Archive for January, 2010

Mason to Host Winners of China’s English Speaking Contest

Posted: January 15, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 15, 2010 at 9:06 am

Three winners of a national speaking contest will visit Mason this summer to participate in the Institute of Forensics.

Nominations for Spirit of King Award Due Jan. 20

Posted: January 14, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: January 13, 2010 at 4:12 pm

The Spirit of King Award is given to one student and one faculty or staff member who has made exceptional contributions to the development of a multicultural campus community.

Fuller, McClain to Speak at Area Economic Conference

Posted: January 14, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 13, 2010 at 4:17 pm

“The Shape of the Recovery” will be held on Friday, Jan. 15, at the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner.

Winter Landscape

Posted: January 13, 2010 at 2:24 pm

Prince William Study Circles Strengthen Communities and Earn Top Honors

Posted: January 13, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: January 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm

The Prince William Neighborhood Study Circles were formed as a forum for community members to better understand all sides of various issues, build relationships across groups and develop action plans.

Films in the Johnson Center Cinema

Posted: January 13, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 12, 2010 at 4:23 pm

A new selection of movies has been announced for the spring semester.

Unmasque Your Spirit for Homecoming 2010

Posted: January 12, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: January 12, 2010 at 9:09 am

The Homecoming Committee has selected “Unmasque Your Spirit” as the theme for this year’s celebration, which culminates with the men’s basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 20.

February at the Patriot Center

Posted: January 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 11, 2010 at 5:18 pm

February will see the men’s and women’s basketball teams winding up their season schedules in anticipation of March Madness.

Former Mason Vice President Passes Away

Posted: January 11, 2010 at 10:08 am

Martha A. Turnage, vice president for university relations from 1978-84, died on Jan. 5.

Band of the Irish Guards, Pipes and Drums of the Royal Regiment of Scotland at Center for the Arts

Posted: January 11, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 8, 2010 at 5:44 pm

The British Empire’s pomp and grandeur visits Mason’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Sunday, Jan. 24, at 2 and 7 p.m.