Archive for February, 2010

Arts Events Rescheduled Due to Inclement Weather

Posted: February 12, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: February 11, 2010 at 2:53 pm

Several Mason arts events scheduled for this past week have been rescheduled because of snow closings.

Transitions

Posted: February 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 12, 2010 at 10:09 am

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

Center for Islamic Studies to Present Scholarly Talk

Posted: February 11, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 11, 2010 at 10:51 am

Asma Afsaruddin, professor in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at Indiana University, Bloomington, will speak on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 5 p.m. in Mason Hall, Room D3 A and B.

Snow Scene

Posted: February 10, 2010 at 2:23 pm

Mason Edges Out Win in Final Moments of Facebook Face-Off

Posted: February 10, 2010 at 12:04 pm, Last Updated: February 10, 2010 at 12:34 pm

In a nail-biting, come-from-behind victory, Mason edged out Virginia Commonwealth University in its first Facebook Face-off challenge.

Last Hours of Facebook Face-Off

Posted: February 9, 2010 at 8:08 am, Last Updated: February 9, 2010 at 8:10 am

Fans have until noon today, Feb. 9, to become a fan of Mason on Facebook. The gap is narrowing!

Provost, Senior Vice President to Hold Budget Forum

Posted: February 8, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: February 8, 2010 at 8:49 am

The budget forum will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 1:30 p.m.

Syllabus: New Forms, New Technologies Enrich the Classroom

Posted: February 8, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: February 5, 2010 at 11:01 am

English professor Mark Sample decided to not only teach a class entirely devoted to graphic novels, but also to incorporate new media — blogs, wikis and Twitter — into the classroom.

School of Art Presents ‘Emography’ in Mason Hall Alumni Atrium Gallery

Posted: February 8, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: February 11, 2010 at 2:05 pm

An opening reception will be held on Monday, Feb. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Decorating Competition, Parade Guidelines, Final Homecoming Schedule Announced

Posted: February 5, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: February 4, 2010 at 5:28 pm

Deadlines for the office decorating competition and participation in the first-ever Homecoming parade are fast approaching.