Archive for March, 2011

Center for the Arts Presents Irish Ensemble Danú

Posted: March 16, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 15, 2011 at 8:32 pm

This group of talented musicians makes its Mason Center for the Arts debut on Friday, March 18, at 8 p.m.

SkillPort Online Training Available

Posted: March 16, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 15, 2011 at 8:49 pm

SkillPort, an online learning portal for training and on-the-job support tools, can be accessed for free any time of the day or night and can be used to create a customized learning plan.

Mason Receives NCAA Certification

Posted: March 15, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: March 14, 2011 at 8:00 pm

This is Mason’s third certification, which follows an 18-month, campuswide effort to assess the integrity of its athletics program.

Redistricting Commission to Hold Forum at Mason

Posted: March 15, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 14, 2011 at 8:09 pm

The public forum will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 15, in Mason Hall’s Edwin Meese Conference Room.

Provost’s Faculty Forum Rescheduled

Posted: March 15, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 14, 2011 at 8:11 pm

The new date is Monday, March 21, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Thinking About Summer? Child Development Center Offers Camp

Posted: March 14, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 11, 2011 at 9:35 pm

The camp for children ages 5 through 8 runs June 27 through Aug. 12.

Education Program Holds Leadership Conference

Posted: March 14, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 11, 2011 at 9:37 pm

More than 250 students are expected to attend on March 24.

Bragging Rights: Truman Scholarship Names Mason Junior as Finalist

Posted: March 11, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 15, 2011 at 3:06 pm

Out of the 602 applicants who submitted applications to the prestigious program, 197 were selected as finalists.

Mason Engaged With Its Community

Posted: March 11, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 10, 2011 at 10:02 pm

The Community Relations website, A University Engaged, provides numerous examples of how Mason is involved with and supports the local community.

Mason ‘Well Positioned’ Moving Into Next Budget Year, Administrators Say

Posted: March 10, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 9, 2011 at 9:32 pm

Although not all of the university’s budget priorities were satisfied, there are a few bright spots on the financial horizon.