Archive for August, 2011

University Fall Convocation to Be Held Sept. 21

Posted: August 31, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 8:34 pm

Faculty research will be the focus of this campuswide meeting, which is open to all faculty, staff and students.

VISTA Concludes Summer Programs Around the State

Posted: August 31, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 8:38 pm

Many Mason faculty and staff members outside the VISTA program helped make the summer institutes a success.

Don’t Forget: College Colors Day Sept. 2

Posted: August 31, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 7:29 pm

Wear your green and gold and gather at the George Mason statue at noon.

Arts Management Program Director Spends Summer as Cultural Envoy to Swaziland

Posted: August 30, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: August 29, 2011 at 8:45 pm

Richard Kamenitzer recounts his experience working on a seminar that provided recommendations for cultural development in the country.

Mason Takes Its Welcome to the Community

Posted: August 30, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 5:05 pm

Mason and community representatives welcomed off-campus students in nearby neighborhoods.

Staff Senate Sets Fall Meeting Schedule

Posted: August 30, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 1:25 pm

The first meeting of the new academic year will be on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 11 a.m.

Ask Me!

Posted: August 29, 2011 at 8:20 pm

Aspiring Scientists Get in Touch with Their Artistic Side

Posted: August 29, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: August 30, 2011 at 5:09 pm

In a new twist, sculptor Rebecca Kamen challenged students who participated in Mason’s Aspiring Scientists Summer Internship Program to “imagine your research.”

Patriot Lodge Established at Mason

Posted: August 29, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 26, 2011 at 6:45 pm

Formed last fall, the Patriot Lodge has already held meetings and participated in several campus events. The lodge meets monthly at the Mason Inn.

School of Nursing Scores a Perfect Exam Pass Rate

Posted: August 26, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2011 at 8:02 pm

All 33 Mason nursing students who took the Virginia Board of Nursing exam in the second quarter this year passed.