Archive for April, 2011

Senior Vice President, Provost to Hold Budget Forum

Posted: April 19, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 18, 2011 at 6:58 pm

The forum will be held Friday, April 29, at 11 a.m. on the Fairfax Campus, and it will be broadcast to the Arlington and Prince William campuses.

Victims’ Rights Run and Walk

Posted: April 18, 2011 at 3:59 pm

Boileau Named 2011 Faculty Member of the Year

Posted: April 18, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 15, 2011 at 9:02 pm

Veteran communication professor Don Boileau is known for his kindness, generosity, hard work, high standards and vision of excellence, and he believes strongly in teaching general education to  undergraduates.

Transitions

Posted: April 18, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm

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

Volunteers Are Needed for Commencement

Posted: April 15, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 14, 2011 at 8:30 pm

Here’s your chance to be part of the happiest event on campus on Saturday, May 21.

Enjoy April Discounts at the Mason Inn

Posted: April 15, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 14, 2011 at 8:34 pm

Half-price burgers, bottles of wine and special meals are available with your Mason ID.

Q&A on Presidential Task Force

Posted: April 14, 2011 at 1:50 pm

Task force co-chairs Peter Pober, chair of the Faculty Senate, and Rose Pascarell, associate vice president for University Life, answered questions about what led to the group’s formation and the process going forward.

Reception Honors Teaching Excellence Winners

Posted: April 14, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 13, 2011 at 9:32 pm

The Provost’s Office and the Center for Teaching Excellence hosted a ceremony and reception on April 11 honoring recipients of the 2011 Teaching Excellence awards. See photos from the event.

Campuses Cruise Toward Greener Future with Bike to Mason Day

Posted: April 14, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 13, 2011 at 9:07 pm

The university will host its spring Bike to Mason Day as part of Earth Week activities at Mason.

Fraternity Holds Cornhole Tournament to Benefit Special Olympics

Posted: April 14, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 13, 2011 at 9:10 pm

On Saturday, April 16, Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity will hold its third annual Cornhole Tournament at the Mason Field House to benefit Special Olympics.