Archive for October, 2010

Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day 2010 Registration Opens Oct. 5

Posted: October 5, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 4, 2010 at 2:05 pm

“Expedition Mason” will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 2, in the Johnson Center’s Dewberry Hall.

Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign Begins

Posted: October 5, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 4, 2010 at 2:08 pm

The 2010 Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign began on Oct. 1 and ends Dec. 15, 2010.

Staff, Faculty Senates to Meet This Week

Posted: October 5, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 4, 2010 at 2:12 pm

The Staff Senate meets on Tuesday, Oct. 5; the Faculty Senate meets on Wednesday, Oct. 6.

Access, Employment and Learning Technology Showcase Begins Oct. 12

Posted: October 4, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: October 1, 2010 at 1:18 pm

The free, two-day event will assemble exhibitors and presenters that will focus on assisting individuals with disabilities at home, at school and in the workplace.

Tours of Mason Inn to Be Provided at Fall Convocation on Oct. 13

Posted: October 4, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: October 1, 2010 at 1:23 pm

Tours will be held before and after the convocation, which features presentations by President Alan Merten; Senior Vice President Maurice Scherrens; and Michelle Marks, associate provost of graduate education.

Chart a Course for Retirement with Free Seminar

Posted: October 4, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 1, 2010 at 1:24 pm

The one-day seminar will be held at the Mason Inn.

Greenhouse Gardening

Posted: October 1, 2010 at 4:32 pm

October 2010 Accolades

Posted: October 1, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 30, 2010 at 2:18 pm

Accolades is a monthly column that recognizes the latest achievements of Mason faculty and staff members.

Community Connections Links Campus Event Organizers and Local Vendors

Posted: October 1, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 30, 2010 at 2:23 pm

You’re planning a university event and you’d like to have local vendors participate. Do you simply start calling around?

Child Development Center Garden and Greenhouse Teaches Children About Gardening

Posted: October 1, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 1, 2010 at 7:58 am

“College service learners, children, the Child Development Center staff and the Child Development Center parents are all involved in helping the garden become a flourishing success,” says organizer Dan Waxman.