Archive for May, 2010

Mason Employees Don Caps and Gowns

Posted: May 14, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2010 at 3:31 pm

Among Mason’s 7,783 students who will celebrate their graduation this year is a group of people who are Mason employees as well.

Hylton Performing Arts Center Offers Grand Opening Events

Posted: May 14, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2010 at 3:56 pm

Tickets for the Grand Opening Weekend performances are on sale now.

Bragging Rights: Mason’s First Google Anita Borg Scholar

Posted: May 13, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 12, 2010 at 4:34 pm

The recipient, Sheri Williamson, is a senior in the accelerated master’s program in Computer Science.

Mason Men’s Basketball Honored with NCAA Academic Recognition Award

Posted: May 13, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 12, 2010 at 4:32 pm

The team earned high scores in the latest Academic Progress Rate (APR) compilation.

Redskins Coach Keynotes Volunteer Leadership Breakfast

Posted: May 12, 2010 at 8:24 am, Last Updated: May 12, 2010 at 8:26 am

Mike Shanahan, executive vice president and head coach of the Washington Redskins, provided the keynote address at the Volunteer Leadership breakfast on Tuesday, May 11, in Dewberry Hall.

School of Management Offers New National Defense Executive MBA Program

Posted: May 12, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 11, 2010 at 4:04 pm

The program is the only one of its kind in the world to focus on improving the leadership and management abilities of U.S. military, government and civilian defense industry executives.

Mason Student to Wear 100-Year-Old Gown at Commencement

Posted: May 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 11, 2010 at 4:07 pm

When psychology major Daniel Brooks Jr. graduates, he’ll be following a sacred family tradition.

Comm Class Teams Up with Mason LIFE Program

Posted: May 11, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 21, 2010 at 11:29 am

Steve Klein had the idea to team up his online journalism students with students in Mason’s Learning in Future Environments (LIFE) Program for a group project.

Immigration and Human Rights Cinema Presents Two Films

Posted: May 11, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 10, 2010 at 4:10 pm

The spring semester program will conclude  on Tuesday, May 25, with the screening of two provocative films beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Golf Outings Raise Scholarship Funds

Posted: May 11, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 10, 2010 at 4:14 pm

Golfers have two opportunities to play and raise money for scholarships in June.