Archive for August, 2011

ARTS by George! Celebration in September

Posted: August 26, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2011 at 8:30 pm

This unique benefit event provides scholarship support for College of Visual and Performing Arts students, as well as support for Center for the Arts programming.

The Last Move-In

Posted: August 25, 2011 at 7:52 pm

Rita Rowand Named September 2011 Employee of the Month

Posted: August 25, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: August 24, 2011 at 8:17 pm

The global relations specialist for the Office of Global and International Strategies has a knack for making visiting foreign delegations and international guests feel welcome at Mason.

Transitions

Posted: August 25, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 24, 2011 at 8:23 pm

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

Mason Receives STARS Silver Rating for Sustainability Achievements

Posted: August 24, 2011 at 1:11 pm

In recognition of its sustainability achievements, Mason has received a Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System.

Get in The Hunt During Welcome Week

Posted: August 24, 2011 at 12:59 pm, Last Updated: August 24, 2011 at 3:50 pm

Assemble your team now for the Sept. 3 “adventure puzzle.”

In Memoriam: Stephen J. Brown, Professor Emeritus

Posted: August 24, 2011 at 9:01 am, Last Updated: August 29, 2011 at 9:03 pm

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 24.

In Memoriam: Former Assistant Dean Tere Linehan

Posted: August 23, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: August 22, 2011 at 6:21 pm

The former assistant dean for external relations in the College of Science passed away on Aug. 16.

Mason Recognized in Top 200 of World Universities

Posted: August 23, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 22, 2011 at 6:20 pm

The ranking is published annually by Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s Institute of Higher Education.

Prince William Campus Rescues Native Plants

Posted: August 22, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: August 19, 2011 at 9:18 pm

Cathy Ryan, one of the university’s Green Representatives, took on the project as part of an overall plan to have the campus identified as an official sustainability site.