Archive for March, 2011

Mason Students Encouraged to Study Abroad

Posted: March 25, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 24, 2011 at 8:31 pm

Students may pass up study abroad opportunities, thinking they are too expensive, but the Center for Global Education can point the way to a variety of funding options.

Hylton Performing Arts Center Presents American Festival Pops Orchestra

Posted: March 25, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 24, 2011 at 8:37 pm

Anthony Maiello will conduct the orchestra in a concert on Saturday, March 26, at 8 p.m.

Tune-Up for Seabiscuit

Posted: March 25, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 25, 2011 at 12:59 pm

 

President Merten to Step Down as of June 30, 2012

Posted: March 24, 2011 at 1:05 am, Last Updated: March 23, 2011 at 9:36 pm

“Serving as president of Mason has been the greatest privilege of my career and I am proud of what has been accomplished,” Merten said.

Board of Visitors Sets Summer Tuition, Fee Rates

Posted: March 24, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: March 28, 2011 at 1:28 pm

The BOV approved an increase in tuition and fees for summer 2011 over the current 2010-11 academic year rates.

Get to Know Mason’s Students as Scholars QEP

Posted: March 24, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 23, 2011 at 8:47 pm

There are multiple ways to get informed and stay updated on the new Quality Enhancement Plan.

Micron Foundation Presents $100,000 Check to VISTA Program

Posted: March 24, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: March 23, 2011 at 9:11 pm

“This support is critical to our efforts to bolster STEM [science, technology, engineering and math] instruction in the commonwealth,” said Provost Peter Stearns.

Faculty and Staff Encouraged to Compete in Mason Jar Challenge

Posted: March 23, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: March 22, 2011 at 7:19 pm

As of March 21, the Intercollegiate Athletics is in the lead for the 2011 challenge again; but other units have until June 30 to catch up.

School of Dance Presents 2011 Dance Company Gala Concert

Posted: March 23, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 22, 2011 at 7:36 pm

Performances are scheduled for Friday, March 25, and Saturday, March 26.

Sorority, Fraternity Sponsor Blood Drive

Posted: March 23, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 22, 2011 at 7:38 pm

Alpha Phi sorority and Pi Kappa Phi fraternity are sponsoring a blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross on Wednesday, March 23.