Archive for March, 2010

University to Absorb Cost of Furlough Day

Posted: March 31, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 31, 2010 at 9:14 am

Rather than furlough Mason employees for one day, the university will instead absorb the $900,000 cost of the furlough and turn the funds over to the state.

Bragging Rights: Student Wins Graduate Research Award

Posted: March 31, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 30, 2010 at 2:29 pm

Susan Llewellyn, a master’s student in American history, won the Visiting Scholar Award for Excellence in the Humanities and Social Sciences at the Ninth Annual Graduate Research Symposium held at the College of William & Mary.

Mason Makes a Difference

Posted: March 31, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 30, 2010 at 2:37 pm

Upcoming projects show Mason’s concern for the larger community.

Campus to Feature Sustainable Produce Garden

Posted: March 30, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 29, 2010 at 12:33 pm

A ceremony to mark the occasion will take place at the lower courtyard of Potomac Heights Residence Hall on Friday, April 2, at 1 p.m.

Center for the Arts Presents Lang Lang with Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra

Posted: March 30, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 29, 2010 at 12:44 pm

Lang Lang will appear at Mason’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall for the first time on Saturday, April 3, at 8 p.m.

IRR Moves to Fairfax Campus; Factbook Published

Posted: March 30, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 29, 2010 at 12:46 pm

The Office of Institutional Research and Reporting (IRR) has moved to the third floor of the Science and Technology II Building on the Fairfax Campus.

TRaCCC Wins Open World Award

Posted: March 29, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 26, 2010 at 3:21 pm

The award recognized TraCCC’s success with a grant it received in 2009 for its Open World Leadership Program.

‘Studio A’ Hosts Film Professionals

Posted: March 29, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 26, 2010 at 3:25 pm

The GMU-TV-based, live-to-taped “Studio A” show with host Rick Davis, associate provost for undergraduate education, has announced its April guests.

Staff Senate to Host Summer Dining Forum on March 30

Posted: March 29, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 26, 2010 at 3:27 pm

Voice your preferences on what and where you want to eat on campus this summer.

Crossing the Line

Posted: March 26, 2010 at 8:36 am, Last Updated: March 26, 2010 at 8:37 am