Archive for February, 2010

Travel Grant Supports Student Research in Taiwan

Posted: February 26, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: February 25, 2010 at 4:37 pm

Students have the opportunity to travel to Taiwan to work on research projects, capstone courses or independent studies with a focus on the East Asian island.

Mason Expands Supplemental Retirement Program

Posted: February 26, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: February 25, 2010 at 4:40 pm

The supplemental retirement program has been expanded to offer a Roth 403(b) option.

Global Funding Web Site Launched

Posted: February 26, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 25, 2010 at 4:45 pm

The new web site provides RSS feed and e-mail subscription options to get up-to-the-minute notifications on grant opportunities.

Spunk Buggy

Posted: February 25, 2010 at 4:31 pm

Senior Vice President, Provost Provide State Budget Update

Posted: February 25, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: February 25, 2010 at 2:43 pm

Both administrators emphasized the information presented is not yet settled and has not been formally passed by the state legislature or approved by the governor.

Juried Exhibition Highlights Women’s History Month

Posted: February 25, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: February 24, 2010 at 5:10 pm

Reve(a)ling: Feminist Art will open on Tuesday, March 2, in the Johnson Center Gallery 123.

Fiddlers MacMaster, Leahy to Perform at Center for the Arts

Posted: February 25, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 24, 2010 at 5:16 pm

Two of the world’s most celebrated fiddlers, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, come to the Concert Hall stage on Saturday, Feb. 27, at 8 p.m.

Education That Really Goes the Distance

Posted: February 24, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: February 23, 2010 at 4:39 pm

More than 4,000 Mason students who take classes online were still able to listen to lectures and complete homework assignments despite the recent blizzard.

Homecoming Office Decorating Contest Winners Announced

Posted: February 24, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: February 24, 2010 at 9:31 am

Educational Media Services won first place.

Middle East Studies Program Presents Scholarly Lecture

Posted: February 24, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 23, 2010 at 4:48 pm

Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, professor at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, will lecture on Wednesday, March 3.