Archive for May, 2011

Jill Scharl Is June Employee of the Month

Posted: May 31, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 27, 2011 at 5:11 pm

Scharl, undergraduate administrative assistant for the Department of Economics, is deemed “extraordinary” by her supervisor.

Workshop Helps Explore Post-Career Years

Posted: May 31, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 27, 2011 at 5:16 pm

The free program will be held on Saturday, June 11, from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the Johnson Center Cinema.

Training and Certification Workshops Offered

Posted: May 31, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 27, 2011 at 5:19 pm

Check out the workshops scheduled in June or arrange a custom workshop for your department.

Students See Three Countries, Earn Two Degrees in New Geography Master’s Program

Posted: May 27, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 26, 2011 at 7:41 pm

Mason is participating in a consortium program that lets students study in the United States, England and Italy and come away with two degrees in two years.

Workshop Addresses Challenges Facing Psychologically Wounded Warriors

Posted: May 27, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: May 26, 2011 at 7:45 pm

The one-day symposium was hosted by Mason’s College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) and the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program.

Bragging Rights: Telecom Students Win Competition

Posted: May 27, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 26, 2011 at 7:49 pm

The team won the first prize in the Competition for Engineering Student Projects on Space Systems, sponsored by the Society of Satellite Professionals International.

Math Professor Misha Matveev Dies

Posted: May 26, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 25, 2011 at 9:09 pm

Matveev, assistant professor of mathematical sciences, passed away on Tuesday, May 17.

Patriot Pack Out Sets a Record

Posted: May 26, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: May 26, 2011 at 12:56 pm

Donations totaled 9,540 pounds, breaking the previous record by more than 1,000 pounds.

Repaving on Fairfax Campus Scheduled

Posted: May 26, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 25, 2011 at 9:14 pm

Paving will be going on today, May 26, and June 1 and 2.

Transitions

Posted: May 25, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 24, 2011 at 8:11 pm

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