Archive for September, 2011

Computer Science Professor, Alumnus Ricci Heishman Dies

Posted: September 30, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 29, 2011 at 9:12 pm

Heishman joined the Department of Computer Science in fall 2008 after receiving his PhD in information technology from the Volgenau School of Engineering.

Aldona Gozikowski Passes Away

Posted: September 30, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 30, 2011 at 12:57 pm

Gozikowski had worked for seven different provosts during her 35 years at Mason.

Candidates for Associate Provost to Present

Posted: September 30, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: October 3, 2011 at 3:50 pm

Two candidates being considered for the position of associate provost for undergraduate education will give presentations next week.

Faculty Senate to Meet

Posted: September 30, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 29, 2011 at 9:23 pm

President Alan Merten is scheduled to address the senate at the meeting on Oct. 5.

Message from Mason Dining

Posted: September 30, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 29, 2011 at 9:39 pm

Mason Dining’s supplier assures customers that its produce is safe.

Booknotes

Posted: September 29, 2011 at 1:41 pm, Last Updated: September 29, 2011 at 1:42 pm

Board of Visitors Meets

Posted: September 29, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 28, 2011 at 8:46 pm

The BOV approved new degrees and the university’s Six-Year Plan.

Transitions

Posted: September 29, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 28, 2011 at 8:20 pm

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

Turn Off the Violence Week 2011 to Take Place Oct. 3-8

Posted: September 28, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 27, 2011 at 8:27 pm

Each October since 1997, Sexual Assault Services has sponsored a week dedicated to helping the Mason community work to end violence against women, and to honor its victims.

Susie Mueller Named October 2011 Employee of the Month

Posted: September 27, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 26, 2011 at 8:49 pm

Susie Mueller, administrative assistant to the director and associate directors of the School of Art, has the ability to promote the school positively, while at the same time coordinating the school’s main  office.