Archive for April, 2007

Alumni Association Awards Scholarships

Posted: April 25, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Ask Lisa Lustig to name a leader she admires and the answer — Oprah Winfrey — may surprise you.

Alumni Association Selects Maldonado Senior of the Year

Posted: April 24, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Andres Maldonado

Andrés Maldonado set big goals for the Hispanic Student Association when he became its president at the beginning of his junior year.

Alumni Association Presents Awards of Distinction

Posted: April 24, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Each spring at the Celebration of Distinction, the George Mason University Alumni Association recognizes and honors outstanding alumni, students and faculty members for their achievements and contributions to the university.

Early Childhood Education Program Students Prepare for Week of the Young Child Fair

Posted: April 24, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason students in the Early Childhood Education Program and taking the class Policy Perspectives Affecting Diverse Young Learners and their Families are using their knowledge from course work throughout the semester to promote the Week of the Young Child Fair, a final class project to be held on the Fairfax Campus today.

Mason to Host Panel Discussion on Imus Flap

Posted: April 24, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

A public forum on the recent flap involving radio personality Don Imus is being held at noon today in the Johnson Center Cinema on the Fairfax Campus. Open to the campus community, it is titled “Who Can Say What to Whom?”

A Roomful of Excellence

Posted: April 24, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Past and current winners of the university’s Teaching Excellence Awards gathered for a group photo last week. Winners for 2007 are Lisa Bauman, History and Art History; Lisa Koch, English; Suzanne Scott, New Century College; Odette Willis, School of Nursing; and Paige Wolf, School of Management.Creative Services photo

Lot J Closed for Mason Day Beginning April 25

Posted: April 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Lot J on the Fairfax Campus will be closed from 7 a.m. on Wednesday, April 25, through noon on Friday, April 27, for set up and take down of Mason Day.

Mason Student Awarded Senator John W. Warner Scholarship

Posted: April 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Michael Garrity, a freshman at George Mason, has been awarded the Senator John W. Warner Designated Scholarship. Garrity is the first student to be honored with the scholarship.

GMU-TV Receives Multiple Awards for Public Service Announcements

Posted: April 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

University Police Detective Brian Bannon and GMU-TV’s Amanda Kraus recently received multiple national awards for their six-part series of Police Public Service Announcements (PSAs), including a Telly Award, a Communicator Award, an Aurora Award and the Award of Distinction.

Young Entrepreneurs Academy to Provide Tips for Success

Posted: April 23, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

What does it take to be an entrepreneur? How do you start a business with little or no money? And how do you effectively market a business within a budget?