Archive for April, 2007

Roy Rosenzweig Receives Distinguished Service Award

Posted: April 4, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Roy Rosenzweig, director of the Center for History and New Media at Mason, received the Distinguished Service Award this weekend from the Organization of American Historians (OAH).

Mason Law School Climbs to 34th in U.S. News Rankings

Posted: April 3, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

George Mason University’s School of Law advanced to 34th in the 2008 U.S. News & World Report ranking of U.S. law schools, up three spots from last year.

Foundation Offers Scholarship to Fight Hunger

Posted: April 3, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Sodexho Foundation is seeking nominations of student leaders working toward reducing hunger within their communities.

Mason to Host Virginia State Science Fair

Posted: April 3, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The best high school scientists in Virginia will display their research on Saturday, April 7, as George Mason hosts the 22nd annual Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair.

English Professor to Publish Three Books

Posted: April 3, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The next few months will see the publication of three books bearing the name of Alan Cheuse, professor of English at George Mason.

Pride Week to Offer Greater Variety of Programs

Posted: April 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

This year’s Pride Week calendar has been announced and coordinator Ric Chollar says 2007 will feature a “greater variety of student-initiated, -organized and -led programs.”

Making a Positive Difference: New Technique Will Allow Personalized Treatment for Cancer Patients

Posted: April 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason researchers Lance Liotta and Emanuel Petricoin announced the formation of a new company that in another year will offer physicians a tool to more precisely target cancer therapies.

George Mason University Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Posted: April 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

“As I am” is the theme for this year’s Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at George Mason University, which strives to identify with the individual.

Dyer Named Employee of the Month for April

Posted: April 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The winner of Mason’s Employee of the Month for April is Michael Dyer, international admissions specialist.

April 2007 Accolades

Posted: April 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Accolades is a monthly column that recognizes the latest achievements of George Mason faculty and staff members.