Archive for December, 2011

Pizza & Perspectives Program Wins National Award

Posted: December 9, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: December 8, 2011 at 4:52 pm

The program is designed to bring faculty, students, alumni and community members together for meaningful and rational dialogue on relevant topics.

Transitions

Posted: December 8, 2011 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 7, 2011 at 5:04 pm

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

Second Group of Kurdish Administrators Visits Mason

Posted: December 8, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 8, 2011 at 9:48 am

Mason’s Office of Global and International Strategies recently trained a second cohort of higher education professionals and administrators from Kurdistan, Iraq.

George Winston to Present ‘Winter Show’ at Center for the Arts

Posted: December 7, 2011 at 5:04 am, Last Updated: December 6, 2011 at 5:07 pm

This holiday season, Winston will present “The Winter Show” at the Center for the Arts on the Fairfax Campus on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 8 p.m.

Inclement Weather Ahead

Posted: December 7, 2011 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 6, 2011 at 5:11 pm

With December upon us, you might want to check out the university’s inclement weather policy.

Town Hall Meeting on New Email and Calendar Service

Posted: December 7, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 6, 2011 at 4:01 pm

The final town hall meeting will be held at the Prince William Campus on Wednesday, Dec. 7.

Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker Series Presents Javier Palomarez

Posted: December 6, 2011 at 5:03 am, Last Updated: December 5, 2011 at 3:58 pm

Javier Palomarez, president and CEO of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, will speak on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

Reminder: Employee Learning Expo This Week

Posted: December 6, 2011 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: December 5, 2011 at 3:49 pm

Mason’s first-ever Employee Learning Expo takes place on Wednesday, Dec. 7, from 9 a.m. to noon.

News from the Mason Inn

Posted: December 6, 2011 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: December 5, 2011 at 3:51 pm

Cookies and cocoa and a special holiday rate are in store for Mason faculty and staff.

Candidates for Dean of the Volgenau School of Engineering to Give Presentations

Posted: December 5, 2011 at 3:47 pm

The first presentation is on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 9:30 a.m.