Archive for October, 2010

GMIP Honors Record Number of Mason Patent Recipients, Inventors

Posted: October 21, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2010 at 2:04 pm

George Mason Intellectual Properties honored 2009–10 recipients of patents and inventors of licensed technologies at a reception on Oct. 18.

Mason Opera, Orchestra Present Tribute to Rodgers and Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber

Posted: October 21, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2010 at 2:08 pm

George Mason University Opera joins the George Mason University Chamber Orchestra for “A Tribute to the Music of Rodgers and Hammerstein and Andrew Lloyd Webber” on Oct. 29, 30 and 31.

Fall Colors

Posted: October 20, 2010 at 1:01 pm

CDC Marks Native American Month with Speaker Series

Posted: October 20, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 19, 2010 at 2:53 pm

Mason’s Child Development Center will inaugurate its Speakers Series with a lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

Vote This Week for Staff Senators

Posted: October 20, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 19, 2010 at 2:56 pm

All permanent, full-time classified, part-time classified, or non-student wage employees may vote in this election.

Author of Book on Mountaintop Removal to Speak at Mason

Posted: October 20, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 19, 2010 at 2:57 pm

Tricia Shapiro will speak at Mason on Monday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Johnson Center, meeting room B.

2010 Annual Award Ceremony Winners Announced

Posted: October 19, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 18, 2010 at 3:57 pm

Twenty-six Mason employees will receive university awards in a presentation ceremony on Friday, Oct. 22, at 9 a.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall.

Provost Office to Hold Distance Education Faculty Forum

Posted: October 19, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 18, 2010 at 4:00 pm

The forum will be held on Thursday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to noon on the Fairfax Campus; it will be teleconferenced to the Arlington and Prince William campuses.

Study Abroad Trip to Kenya Helps Maasai Learn Business Method

Posted: October 19, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 19, 2010 at 8:05 am

This past summer, eight Mason students went to Kenya with Public and International Affairs Professor Meg Brindle as part of a Center for Global Education (CGE) course.

Mason Celebrates International Open Access Week with Panel Discussion

Posted: October 18, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 2:36 pm

Take a break on Wednesday, Oct. 20, to learn about “open access to research,” a movement gaining momentum throughout the world.