Archive for May, 2010

Honors College, Office of Sustainability Sponsor Students to Attend Sustainability Conference

Posted: May 5, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 4, 2010 at 3:52 pm

All students also agreed to work as a team with the Office of Sustainability upon their return and use the knowledge gained at the conference to plan and implement a project that would benefit the Mason community.

Cancer Researchers Receive Grant from Avon Walk for Breast Cancer

Posted: May 5, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 4, 2010 at 4:01 pm

Lance Liotta and Emanuel Petricoin III will use the money for their research to identify a panel of biomarkers that can accurately distinguish very aggressive forms of breast cancer from less aggressive types.

Asian Pacific American Heritage Celebrated in Concert

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

Enjoy the diversity of Asian culture through dance and music in performances on Thursday, May 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts.

HR Offers Retirement Seminars

Posted: May 4, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 3, 2010 at 5:14 pm

A free pilot course called “The Next Chapter: Life in Retirement,” begins on Friday, May 7.

Patriot Pack Out Needs Volunteers

Posted: May 4, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 3, 2010 at 5:11 pm

Volunteers work two-hour shifts from Thursday, May 6, to Friday, May 14, to collect donations from various residence hall drop locations and move them to the Interstate Worldwide Relocation trailer.

Business Alliance Seeking Applicants for Grubstake

Posted: May 4, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 3, 2010 at 5:16 pm

Thursday, May 6, is the application deadline for companies seeking to present their business investment opportunities at the June 10 Business Alliance Grubstake Breakfast.

May 2010 Accolades

Posted: May 3, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 1, 2010 at 4:03 pm

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

Winter Break 2011 Study Abroad Programs Announced

Posted: May 3, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 30, 2010 at 3:21 pm

It’s not too early to begin planning for a winter study break to one of 12 different destinations.