Archive for January, 2010

Family Volunteer Day Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy

Posted: January 8, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: January 7, 2010 at 5:10 pm

Mason’s Center for Leadership and Community Engagement is collaborating with Volunteer Fairfax to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

It’s the Cat’s Meow: Coalition Cares for Abandoned Felines

Posted: January 8, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 8, 2010 at 10:13 am

Volunteers feed and care for feral cats on the Fairfax Campus year round.

Performing Arts Center Addition

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 9:06 am

Leeson’s ‘Invisible Hook’ Named a Best Book for 2009

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 6, 2010 at 5:13 pm

Peter Leeson’s “The Invisible Hook” made the San Francisco Chronicle’s list of best books for 2009.

Fine Art Gallery to Host Maggie Michael’s ‘Tattoos of Ships’

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 6, 2010 at 5:19 pm

Michael is a Washington, D.C.-based abstract artist whose works extend painting into the third dimension.

Wedel Makes Rounds with New Book

Posted: January 6, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: January 6, 2010 at 9:01 am

Janine Wedel, professor of public policy, will make several appearances this month to talk about her new book, “Shadow Elite: How the World’s New Power Brokers Undermine Democracy, Government and the Free Market.”

College of Science Publishes E-Newsletter

Posted: January 6, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 5, 2010 at 4:26 pm

Titled Periodic Elements, the newsletter will be issued twice yearly.

Transitions

Posted: January 6, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 5, 2010 at 4:29 pm

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

Kathleen Powell Is January 2010 Employee of the Month

Posted: January 5, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: January 8, 2010 at 1:41 pm

Kathleen Powell, administrative assistant for Mason’s National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases, is the January Employee of the Month.

Mason Named to Kiplinger’s Best Value List

Posted: January 5, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 4, 2010 at 4:42 pm

Mason was named to the national top “100 Best Values in Public Colleges 2009-10” list.