Archive for November, 2010

Off the Clock: Supermom Does It All at Mason

Posted: November 15, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: November 12, 2010 at 2:18 pm

Being a mother of two young children can be tough. But being a mother of two young children while working and attending law school is tougher.

Student Looks at U.S. Offshore Oil Drilling Policy as Part of Undergraduate Apprenticeship Program

Posted: November 15, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: November 12, 2010 at 2:23 pm

Government and international politics major Hollis Beckner developed a research project as a response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Aquila Theatre Brings ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to Center for the Arts

Posted: November 15, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 12, 2010 at 2:40 pm

The performance is set for Friday, Nov. 19, at 8 p.m.

University Police’s Sergeant Judy Meade Receives Outstanding Supervisor Award

Posted: November 12, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: November 11, 2010 at 3:47 pm

According to Meade, the secret to being a good supervisor is to have a good team of employees, and that she has.

Faculty Senate Meets

Posted: November 12, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: November 11, 2010 at 3:53 pm

The Faculty Senate passed several resolutions and discussed a proposed university-wide code of ethics at its monthly meeting on Nov. 10.

Transitions

Posted: November 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 11, 2010 at 4:10 pm

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

Groundbreaking Ceremony to be Held for Science and Tech II Addition

Posted: November 11, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: November 10, 2010 at 4:53 pm

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Monday, Nov. 15, from 12:30 to 1 p.m. outside the main entrance of the  Science and Tech II building.

CAA Blood Challenge Offers Gifts, Prizes and Celebrities

Posted: November 11, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: November 10, 2010 at 4:55 pm

The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes on 106.7 The Fan will broadcast live from Dewberry Hall between 2 and 5 p.m. on Nov. 15.

Mason Freshman Heads to 2012 Olympic Team Trials

Posted: November 11, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 12, 2010 at 1:46 pm

Shaina “Light Toes” Krause is heading to the 2012 Olympic trials for taekwondo this week.

Mason Collects Food, Gifts for Less Fortunate

Posted: November 10, 2010 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: November 9, 2010 at 5:46 pm

A longstanding Mason tradition is to collect food and other items to make the holidays brighter for the hungry and less fortunate.