Archive for May, 2010

Students Present Renewable Energy Projects

Posted: May 24, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 24, 2010 at 8:08 am

On Monday, April 26, students from Mason professor Robert Ehrlich’s Physics of Renewable Energy course (PHYS 331 and 580) presented their renewable energy projects in the Research I showcase.

New Computational Statistics Journal Wins Multiple Awards

Posted: May 24, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 21, 2010 at 2:35 pm

Professors Edward Wegman and Yasmin Said edit WIREs Computational Statistics.

Carpooling on the Rise at Fairfax Campus

Posted: May 24, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 21, 2010 at 2:43 pm

“We continue to get new groups signing up for carpool permits every week,” says Josh Cantor, director of parking and transportation.

Research Grants Awarded through Mason, Inova Health System Collaboration Fund

Posted: May 21, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2010 at 4:12 pm

Zobair Younossi, vice president of research at Inova Health System, presented the second installment of the fund to Roger Stough, vice president for research and economic development at Mason, on May 13.

Bragging Rights: Finance Students Earn Third Place in National Valuation Competition

Posted: May 21, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2010 at 4:10 pm

Three School of Management students comprised one of the finalist teams in the inaugural National Case Study Competition.

Commencement 2010 in Photos

Posted: May 21, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2010 at 4:17 pm

The Creative Services photography staff created a gallery of photos taken at convocations and Commencement last week.

Staff Appreciation Day

Posted: May 20, 2010 at 3:43 pm

Michael Chang Named 2010-11 Fenwick Fellow

Posted: May 20, 2010 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: May 19, 2010 at 2:41 pm

Chang’s research project is titled “Network Formation at the Imperial Court and the Making of Qing Rule in 18th-Century China, 1680-1820.”

New Data Center: Reliable, Energy-Efficient

Posted: May 20, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 19, 2010 at 3:15 pm

Featuring a streamlined layout and advanced cooling techniques, the data center will not only operate more smoothly, but it also will be much more energy efficient.

Workshop Explores a Meaningful Retirement

Posted: May 20, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 19, 2010 at 3:03 pm

Center for Consciousness and Transformation Director Lois Tetrick will lead the program on how positive aging from health to wealth can help one successfully move from one career to the third stage of life, which may include a new career.