Archive for March, 2010

Major General to Speak at Annual Social Work Conference

Posted: March 4, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 4, 2010 at 12:33 pm

Maj. Gen. Irene Trowell-Harris, director of the Center for Women Veterans at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, will be a special guest speaker on Friday, March 5, as Mason kicks off National Social Work Month.

Center for the Arts Presents Jeffrey Siegel Performing ‘Chopin the Storyteller’

Posted: March 4, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 3, 2010 at 5:06 pm

“Chopin the Storyteller” will be performed at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Sunday, March 7, at 7 p.m.

Retreat Offered as Part of Annual Sojourner Truth Lecture Series

Posted: March 3, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 2, 2010 at 4:34 pm

The free, one-day retreat will be held on Sunday, March 21, from 1 to 6 p.m. in Mason Hall, Room D3, on the Fairfax Campus.

Bragging Rights: Mason Students Receive Scholarships

Posted: March 3, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 2, 2010 at 4:39 pm

Several Mason students have recently won scholarships ranging from $250 to $1,000.

Professor Emerita Brown Passes Away

Posted: March 2, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 30, 2010 at 9:37 am

The university community mourns the passing of Professor Emerita of English Lorraine A. Brown, who died on Feb. 27.

Brown Bag to Explore Transformative Education

Posted: March 2, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 1, 2010 at 5:13 pm

“Transformative Education and Learning” will be presented by John O’Connor, director of the Higher Education program, on March 3.

GMU Players, Department of Theater Present Tennessee Williams’ ‘Orpheus Descending’

Posted: March 2, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 1, 2010 at 5:15 pm

A free preview performance will be held on Wednesday, March 3, at 8 p.m.

Mason Adopts New Tagline: Where Innovation Is Tradition

Posted: March 1, 2010 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: February 26, 2010 at 2:11 pm

The tagline was developed after more than a year of intensive research and exercises with various groups at Mason.

Mary Byerley Is March Employee of the Month

Posted: March 1, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: February 26, 2010 at 5:04 pm

School of Management’s Mary Byerley just does about everything in the Academic and Career Services office.

March 2010 Accolades

Posted: March 1, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 1, 2010 at 4:05 pm

Accolades is a monthly column that recognizes the latest achievements of Mason faculty and staff members.