Archive for April, 2010

ICAR Honors Wallace Warfield Today

Posted: April 30, 2010 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: April 29, 2010 at 5:37 pm

A mini-festschrift will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Truland Building, Room 555, on the Arlington Campus.

Memorial for Lorraine Brown to Be Held on May 5

Posted: April 30, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 29, 2010 at 5:34 pm

The professor emerita of English passed away in February after 42 years of service to the university.

Transitions

Posted: April 30, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 29, 2010 at 5:32 pm

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

Faculty Senate Re-elects Pober at Last Meeting of Academic Year

Posted: April 29, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 28, 2010 at 7:58 pm

The senate also discussed online course evaluations, a policy on consensual relationships and fees for using Mason athletic facilities.

Making a Difference: Mason Employee Paddles Her Way to Watershed Conservation

Posted: April 29, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 28, 2010 at 8:05 pm

Mary Zamon, associate director of Institutional Assessment, is the chairperson of the Occoquan River Conservation Day on May 22.

Third Annual Women and Gender Studies Research Conference to Be Held

Posted: April 29, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: April 28, 2010 at 8:03 pm

The research will be presented on Thursday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Johnson Center, Meeting Room D.

Theater of the First Amendment Celebrates 20 Years with Night of Performances

Posted: April 28, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 27, 2010 at 3:49 pm

TFA will present a night of performances commemorating the company’s 20 years of professional theater in Fairfax, on Friday, April 30 at 8 p.m.

Mason Folklore Roundtable Sponsors Scholarly Presentation

Posted: April 28, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 27, 2010 at 3:52 pm

Timothy Tangherlini of UCLA will discuss his current folklore project on Monday, May 3.

Film Screening on the ‘Found Children of Argentina’ Offered

Posted: April 28, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 27, 2010 at 3:56 pm

The screening on Thursday, April 29, features a discussion with the filmmaker.

Film and Video Studies Seniors Show Their Work

Posted: April 27, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 27, 2010 at 3:31 pm

Cindy Lont, director of the Film and Video Studies Program (FAVS), invites everyone to join the FAVS faculty, staff and students as graduating seniors premiere their final projects on Friday, April 30.