Archive for January, 2012

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Posted: January 25, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 24, 2012 at 5:05 pm

For those who formerly subscribed to the Mason Gazette, you may now wish to subscribe to Mason News, which provides all the news about George Mason University, including faculty and staff news. The subscription will work just as the Gazette subscription did, with an email sent to your inbox with links to new content added to the site.  Look for “Subscribe by Email”  at newsdesk.gmu.edu and follow the instructions.

Mason Home Page Redesign to Launch Jan. 23

Posted: January 20, 2012 at 10:40 am

When you visit www.gmu.edu on Monday, Jan. 23, you’ll find a whole new look and streamlined navigation.

Child Development Center Endorsed As Eco-Healthy Provider

Posted: January 20, 2012 at 5:03 am, Last Updated: January 19, 2012 at 4:27 pm

The program ensures child care settings are as healthy, safe and green as possible by reducing children’s exposure to toxins.

News from Mason Dining

Posted: January 20, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 19, 2012 at 4:37 pm

With the beginning of the spring semester, Subway and the Hot Spot join the lineup of Fairfax Campus eateries.

Patriot Green Fund Awards First Grants

Posted: January 19, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 18, 2012 at 4:17 pm

Mason’s Patriot Green Fund Committee has chosen seven projects to fund as part of the Patriot Green Fund’s first-ever award cycle in fall 2011.

W-2s Available Online: Download Yours for a Chance to Win a Prize

Posted: January 19, 2012 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 18, 2012 at 4:19 pm

If you download your W-2 electronically before 5 p.m. on Jan. 25, your name will automatically be entered into a drawing to win a prize.

Upcoming ‘Magical’ Homecoming Events for Faculty and Staff

Posted: January 18, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 18, 2012 at 9:02 am

Make a little magic for Homecoming 2012.

Professional Writing Workshop Offered

Posted: January 18, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 17, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Mark Feb. 15 on your calendar for this special writing workshop.

Fuller’s Annual Forecast

Posted: January 17, 2012 at 1:09 pm, Last Updated: January 17, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Public Policy professor Stephen Fuller gave his annual forecast on Jan. 13 to more than 600 regional business leaders at the 20th Annual Economic Conference sponsored by Mason and Cardinal Bank. Photo by Warren Mattox, Mattox Photography

Transitions

Posted: January 17, 2012 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 13, 2012 at 1:37 pm

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