Archive for August, 2010

Name Changes in Learning Support Services

Posted: August 9, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 6, 2010 at 2:44 pm

IR, TOPS and STAR*T have new names.

Colleges Collaborate on Evidence-Based Crime Policy Workshop

Posted: August 6, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 6, 2010 at 7:22 am

In advance of the Second Annual Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy (CEBCP) Symposium that begins on Tuesday, Aug. 10, two centers from two colleges are collaborating to present a workshop on GIS (geographic information systems).

Heads Up! B.Y.T.E. Week This Month

Posted: August 6, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 5, 2010 at 4:03 pm

Free workshops for faculty and staff members range from teaching specific software applications to how to incorporate various technologies into the syllabus and other aspects of work life.

Nominations for Annual Awards Ceremony Due in September

Posted: August 5, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 4, 2010 at 3:22 pm

Nominations for six different award categories presented by Human Resources and Payroll are due by Friday, Sept. 3.

Welcome Week Offers Volunteer Opportunities

Posted: August 5, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 4, 2010 at 3:33 pm

The Welcome Week Committee wants to provide the best experience to our students, and with the help of the university community, this can be accomplished.

Founders Hall

Posted: August 5, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 5, 2010 at 8:05 am

Community Relations Wins Another Award for Go Green with Gunston

Posted: August 4, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 3, 2010 at 2:46 pm

The innovative, interactive environmental-education program for young children won a 2010 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties.

Applications for Fall Undergraduate Apprenticeship Program Sought

Posted: August 4, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 3, 2010 at 2:22 pm

Faculty mentors and students will be selected in a competitive process; the deadline to apply is Sunday, Aug. 15.

More Free Books for Mason|Reads Available

Posted: August 3, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 2, 2010 at 4:17 pm

The Mason|Reads book giveaway in mid-July at the Fairfax Campus was such a success that Fall for the Book will do it again — at all the campuses.

Get Your Gear On!

Posted: August 3, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 4, 2010 at 8:07 am

With the fall semester just around the corner, the Mason Athletics Official Online Store is loaded with new items.