Archive for January, 2011

Mason Offers Free Workshop on Planning for Retirement

Posted: January 31, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: January 28, 2011 at 9:15 pm

The two-session program will be on Feb. 25 and March 11 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Enterprise Hall, Room 418.

Mason Students Exhibit Art at DC Gallery

Posted: January 31, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 28, 2011 at 9:13 pm

The exhibit was curated by Tom Ashcraft and Peter Winant, professors in the School of Art.

Provost and Regulatory Committee to Hold Open Faculty Forum on Regulation Concerns

Posted: January 31, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 28, 2011 at 9:18 pm

The forum will be on Tuesday, Feb. 1 at 9 a.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall on the Fairfax Campus, with teleconferencing to the Arlington and Prince William Campuses.

Former Mason Math Professor Honored by NSA

Posted: January 28, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 27, 2011 at 6:15 pm

The late Genevieve Grotjan Feinstein, a former Mason math professor, will be honored for her significant research in the field of cryptology during World War II.

Catalina Wheat Named February 2011 Employee of the Month

Posted: January 27, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: January 28, 2011 at 7:21 pm

Payroll Specialist Catalina Wheat says the honor really belongs to her entire team.

Board of Visitors Meets

Posted: January 27, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: January 27, 2011 at 4:03 am

Mason’s Board of Visitors approved room and board rates for 2011-12, as well as new degree programs, a new department and rank change for several faculty members.

Chinese New Year Celebration Set for Jan. 30

Posted: January 27, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 27, 2011 at 4:05 am

On Sunday, Jan. 30, Mason will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Rabbit.

Mason to Hold Budget Forum

Posted: January 26, 2011 at 2:12 pm

Mason will hold a budget forum on Thursday, Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. in the Mason Hall Meese Conference Room on the Fairfax Campus.

Off the Clock: English Professor Makes Art Out of the Scrap Heap

Posted: January 26, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: January 25, 2011 at 9:02 pm

What some might consider junk, English associate professor Steven Weinberger sees as art.

School of Art Announces ‘Expeditions in Usonia’ Exhibit

Posted: January 26, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: January 25, 2011 at 9:15 pm

An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Fine Art Gallery in the Art and Design Building.