Archive for December, 2001

Pereira Wins Second Straight State Player of the Year Award

Posted: December 4, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

For the second year in a row, George Mason’s sophomore outside hitter Aline Pereira was named Virginia Sports Information Director’s (VaSID) Volleyball Player of the Year. Pereira, who shared the honor last year, was the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Player of the Year, leading the CAA in kills per game with 5.21. Ranking ninth nationally […]

Sing Down the Moon Continues to Receive Honors

Posted: December 4, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The soundtrack recording to Sing Down the Moon, the musical production that premiered at George Mason in 2000 and went on to earn five Helen Hayes Awards, including Outstanding Resident Musical, recently received a Parent’s Guide 2001 Children’s Media Award. Additionally, the CD continues to garner positive reviews from outlets throughout the country. Washington Parent […]

Management Program Builds Strong Leaders

Posted: December 4, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Michelle Nery The Executive Master in Business Administration program celebrates its 10th anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 8, in the Mason Hall Atrium. The 21-month program leads to an M.B.A. degree and provides managers and executives a state-of-the-art education in contemporary management that emphasizes leadership and strategic management of business resources, technology, and operations. The […]

De-Stress Before Exam Week Begins Today

Posted: December 3, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Health Education Services and the Counseling Center sponsor De-Stress Before Exam Week, today through Thursday. Visit Kiosk A in the Johnson Center between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. for a variety of free items, including stress balls and herbal tea. Literature will also be available on stress management, study skills, time management, and relaxation tips. […]

Ambassador Discusses WTO Accession of Taiwan, China

Posted: December 3, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Elena Barbre “If all goes as planned, Taiwan will become, with pride, the 144th full member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Jan. 1, 2002,” said C.J. Chen, U.S. representative of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office, in a seminar Friday on the Fairfax Campus. Taiwan, a country one-third the size of […]

Bookstore Holds Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day Tomorrow

Posted: December 3, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Bookstore holds its annual faculty/staff appreciation day tomorrow. The normal 10 percent discount for faculty and staff members will be extended to 20 percent for all merchandise except software, textbooks, and magazines. A valid George Mason ID must be presented. The cap and gown company Herff Jones will also be available to take measurements […]

Carcamo is December Employee of the Month

Posted: December 3, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Kiley Cogis Patricia Carcamo, Office of Sponsored Programs, has been selected as the December Employee of the Month. Originally from Honduras, Carcamo moved to Northern Virginia 17 years ago. She began working at George Mason 12 years ago as a wage employee in the Bachelor of Individualized Studies Office. After two years, she was […]