Archive for October, 2010

Center for the Arts Presents Two Performances of ‘The Merchants of Bollywood’

Posted: October 18, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 3:01 pm

The production comes to Mason’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Friday, Oct. 22, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. in a newly added performance.

‘Extreme Entrepreneurship’ Comes to Mason

Posted: October 18, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 3:07 pm

The Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour at George Mason University will be held on Thursday, Nov. 4, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall.

Accessibility Showcase

Posted: October 15, 2010 at 11:00 am

Convocation Showcases University Milestones, Mason Inn

Posted: October 15, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 5:57 am

Attendees at the first convocation to be held at the new Mason Inn on Oct. 13 were treated to tours, tea and scones, a showcase of Mason services and an update by top Mason administrators.

Mason Cares Training Offered

Posted: October 15, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 14, 2010 at 4:25 pm

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at Mason will offer three Mason Cares suicide prevention training sessions for faculty and staff members this month.

Mason, Smithsonian to Offer Master’s Degree in the History of Decorative Arts

Posted: October 14, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 8:07 am

The new partnership between The Smithsonian Associates, which is the cultural, educational and membership division of the Smithsonian Institution, and Mason will begin in July 2011.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Bonus

Posted: October 14, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 13, 2010 at 5:04 pm

Human Resources and Payroll has developed a list of FAQs to cover all aspects of the one-time, 3-percent bonus to be awarded to state employees in their Dec. 1, 2010, paycheck.

Office of Global and International Strategies Organizes, Moves to Science and Tech II

Posted: October 13, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 12, 2010 at 2:55 pm

A crucial first step for the “Global Office” included the reorganization of several international-related positions to staff the new office.

Catch the Mason Spirit at Family Weekend

Posted: October 13, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 12, 2010 at 2:58 pm

If you’re ready to catch some Mason spirit and feel some Patriot Pride, this might be your best opportunity all year.

Child Development Center Holiday Ornament Sale Under Way

Posted: October 13, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 12, 2010 at 3:01 pm

For the third year, Mason’s Child Development Center is selling White House holiday ornaments as a fund-raiser.