Archive for October, 2010

Mason Wins TIAA-CREF Raise the Rate Contest; Walker First Winner of ‘Mason Spirit Award’

Posted: October 26, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 26, 2010 at 8:04 am

Roger W. Ferguson, president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, made the announcement at the close of the annual Mason awards ceremony on Oct. 22.

It’s Official: Child Development Center Is ‘Perfect’

Posted: October 26, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 25, 2010 at 1:29 pm

For the past eight years, Tina Morris, director of Mason’s Child Development Center (CDC), has worked hard to revamp the preschool.

TIAA-CREF President Addresses Students

Posted: October 26, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 25, 2010 at 2:10 pm

Student Government Presents Witch Watch

Posted: October 26, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 25, 2010 at 1:39 pm

Mason’s Student Government continues its annual program to provide a safe and fun Halloween experience for local children.

Mason Inn Wins Awards

Posted: October 25, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 22, 2010 at 3:13 pm

The Mason Inn Conference Center and Hotel continues to cause a stir, recently winning two awards for its design.

Mason Dance Company Takes to the Stage at Metro D.C. Dance Awards

Posted: October 25, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 22, 2010 at 3:15 pm

George Mason University Dance Company shared the stage on Oct. 6 with some of the most talented dancers and choreographers in the area.

Off the Clock: Webmaster Teaches Primitive Skills

Posted: October 25, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 25, 2010 at 8:04 am

Jan Macario works on a computer every day, but he’s still in tune with man’s hunter-gatherer roots.

Presentations by Candidates for Vice Provost of Enrollment Development

Posted: October 22, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2010 at 3:14 pm

The university community is invited to attend presentations by the two candidates being considered for the position of vice provost of enrollment development.

Get Ready for Expedition Mason

Posted: October 22, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2010 at 3:12 pm

The Fairfax Campus Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day 2010 will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 2, in the Johnson Center’s Dewberry Hall, and at the Prince William Campus on Friday, Nov. 5.

Mason and the Netherlands Partner to Educate Dutch Officials in Public Policy

Posted: October 22, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 21, 2010 at 3:16 pm

For the past 11 years, Mason has hosted a contingent of mid-level governmental officials from the Netherlands in a collaborative master’s degree program in public administration (MPA).