Archive for October, 2010

Cultural Fusion

Posted: October 12, 2010 at 2:09 pm

Oct. 13 Fall Convocation to Be Held at the Mason Inn

Posted: October 12, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 11, 2010 at 3:33 pm

Attendees will be able to participate in a raffle for a free one-night stay with dinner for two at The Mason Inn.

Transitions

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

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

Contemporary String Quartet Brooklyn Rider Comes to Center for the Arts

Posted: October 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 11, 2010 at 3:45 pm

Brooklyn Rider will appear at Mason’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall for the first time on Saturday, Oct. 16, at 8 p.m.

New Advisory Board with City, County of Fairfax Established

Posted: October 11, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 8, 2010 at 3:27 pm

Representatives from the university, the City of Fairfax and Fairfax County will serve on the board.

Ninth Annual Jazz 4 Justice Concert Benefits Law Foundation, Scholarships

Posted: October 11, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 8, 2010 at 3:36 pm

Funds raised from the Oct. 29 concert go to a variety of Fairfax Law Foundation programs and scholarships.

New Mason Cooking Club Launches

Posted: October 11, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 8, 2010 at 3:40 pm

The group is looking for ideas — and customers for their bake sale.

Faculty Senate Meets

Posted: October 8, 2010 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: October 7, 2010 at 3:26 pm

The senate heard a number of reports and announcements and approved making the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution a school within the university.

Darrell Green Partners with Mason on Oct. 10 Fitness Day, Program

Posted: October 8, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: October 7, 2010 at 3:23 pm

Green, who turned 50 years old this year, decided to team up with Inova Health System and Mason to lead a new fitness campaign called “FitFor50.”

Flu Shots Available at Mason

Posted: October 8, 2010 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: October 7, 2010 at 3:30 pm

Flu season has begun, and Wagida Abdalla, executive director of Student Health Services, counsels all to get vaccinations as soon as possible.