Archive for July, 2010

‘Curious George Live!’ Added to Patriot Center Summer Lineup

Posted: July 9, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 17, 2010 at 11:10 am

Curious George swings onto the stage at the Patriot Center for five shows in late August.

Space and Free Expression Committee to Submit Policy Draft This Fall

Posted: July 8, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 8, 2010 at 8:07 am

After working throughout the 2009-10 academic year to better define university free expression policy, the Speech and Free Expression Committee is wrapping up its work.

Prof. Williams Discusses History of Hard Cider

Posted: July 7, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: July 6, 2010 at 3:23 pm

David Williams, assistant professor of English, is a featured guest on this month’s “With Good Reason” Virginia Public Radio show.

Theater Chair Elston Directs Civil War Production

Posted: July 7, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 6, 2010 at 3:27 pm

“Civil War Stories in Word and Music” concludes a full day of activities at the National Battlefield Park and the historic properties in Prince William and Manassas on Saturday, July 17 .

Award of Highest Honor

Posted: July 6, 2010 at 3:16 pm

Free Books for Mason|Reads

Posted: July 6, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 1, 2010 at 3:07 pm

In advance of Ann Patchett’s appearance, Fall for the Book will give away 100 free copies of “Run.”

ICAR Welcomes Central Asian Students for Cultural Exchange

Posted: July 2, 2010 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: July 7, 2010 at 10:02 am

A group of about 45 teenagers from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the United States are visiting the Fairfax Campus for a monthlong cultural exchange.

Transitions

Posted: July 2, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: July 1, 2010 at 3:01 pm

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

Pam Thomson Named July 2010 Employee of the Month

Posted: July 1, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: July 1, 2010 at 9:43 am

The ITU personnel specialist’s job is challenging by itself, but you would never know it from all the help she offers on a regular basis, her colleagues say.

Apple User Group to Hold Open House at Mason Enterprise Center

Posted: July 1, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: June 30, 2010 at 3:45 pm

Rob Pegoraro, who writes the Fast Forward column for the Washington Post, is the featured speaker.