Archive for July, 2010

Mason Recognized in Great Colleges to Work for Survey

July 30, 2010

For the third year in a row, Mason was named one of the Great Colleges to Work For in seven different categories by the Chronicle of Higher Education.


July 30, 2010

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

Mary Jackson Named August 2010 Employee of the Month

July 29, 2010

“This award reflects tremendous teamwork at Mason,” Jackson says modestly.

Off the Clock: English Professor Speaks Up for Greyhounds

July 28, 2010

Corrine McCarthy spreads the word about greyhound rescues.

Governor Announces Tax-Free Back-to-School Shopping

July 28, 2010

The state’s fifth annual tax-free back-to-school shopping period will take place Friday, Aug. 6, through Sunday, Aug. 8.

Mason Celebrates Graduation of U.S.-China Dual Degree Program Students

July 27, 2010

As of this fall, more than 180 students from 15 different Chinese universities will have attended Mason through the program.

University Information Opens Concierge Desk at Mason Inn

July 27, 2010

The unit, which is part of University Relations, assists nearly one million callers and visitors annually.

Mason Awards First Certificates in Geospatial Intelligence

July 26, 2010

Mason is one of only four universities in USGIF’s Accreditation Program and was one of the first to be accredited in 2007.

Welcome Week Website Goes Live

July 23, 2010

The website will be updated as events and details are confirmed.

Climate Workshop in Korea

July 23, 2010