Archive for May, 2011

If It’s Almost Summer, It Must Be Time To…

Posted: May 24, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: May 24, 2011 at 12:54 pm

With Commencement behind us, we can really start thinking about summer.

Virginia Sales Tax Holiday Announced

Posted: May 24, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 23, 2011 at 6:56 pm

Gov. Bob McDonnell has announced that the commonwealth’s annual Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday will take place May 25-31.

2011 Commencement

Posted: May 23, 2011 at 5:19 pm

Cash Office Is Now Cashier’s Office; Moves on June 1

Posted: May 23, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 24, 2011 at 12:56 pm

Because of the move, the office has changed hours of operation.

Summer Dining at Mason

Posted: May 23, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 24, 2011 at 3:35 pm

Dining options are changing as of Monday, May 23.

Mason-Inova Life Sciences Research Collaboration Fund Applications Sought

Posted: May 23, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2011 at 8:13 pm

Applications for funding are due July 1.

Math Professor Sachs Awarded for Distinguished Teaching

Posted: May 20, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 19, 2011 at 9:22 pm

“I am a big believer in meaningfulness and in visualization,” Bob Sachs says. “Every student should not only be able to do things but to explain what they are doing and why.”

Alumni Association Inducts Members into New Golden Quill Society

Posted: May 20, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2011 at 8:54 pm

The society recognizes outstanding graduates prior to graduation and cultivates their leadership within the alumni community after graduation.

New Global Crossings Living Learning Community Combines Domestic, International Students

Posted: May 20, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: May 19, 2011 at 9:24 pm

By forming this new residential community, Mason hopes to foster intercultural interaction, international understanding and global vision.

Contest Spurs Grad Students to Redecorate Center

Posted: May 19, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: May 18, 2011 at 7:54 pm

Seven client meeting rooms were redecorated by graduate student teams.