Archive for October, 2010

Former Comptroller General Featured in Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker’s Series

Posted: October 29, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2010 at 3:56 pm

David M. Walker, president and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, will speak on Monday, Nov. 8, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Transitions

Posted: October 29, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2010 at 3:58 pm

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

Center for the Arts Presents Songstress Buika

Posted: October 29, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2010 at 4:05 pm

Buika appears for the first time at Mason’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Saturday, Oct. 30, at 8 p.m.

University Libraries Receives Grant to Process Rosenzweig Papers; Adds Morris Collection

Posted: October 28, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 26, 2010 at 2:59 pm

A grant will preserve the papers of the late Roy Rozenzweig; and a collection of works by travel writer Jan Morris was donated to the University Libraries.

Mason Athletics Hosts CAA Blood Challenge

Posted: October 28, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 27, 2010 at 1:27 pm

The annual blood drive that pits Mason’s students, faculty and alumni against their counterparts from other universities in the CAA, will be held on Monday, Nov. 15.

Happy Heart Finds a Home

Posted: October 28, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 28, 2010 at 8:27 am

Tara Laskowski Named November 2010 Employee of the Month

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 26, 2010 at 12:34 pm

Tara Laskowski, public relations manager in the Office of Media and Public Relations, joins an elite group.

Emerging Researcher, Scholar, Creator Awards to Be Announced at Celebration of Achievements

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 26, 2010 at 12:11 pm

The ninth annual reception to honor the research and scholarly and creative accomplishments of the university’s faculty and students will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 3.

Write a Novel in One Month? No Problem!

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 26, 2010 at 2:58 pm

National Novel Writing Month is upon us.

Club Football Home Games Announced

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 27, 2010 at 1:29 pm

The next home game will be vs. Walter Reed Academy on Saturday, Oct. 30, at 3 p.m.