Archive for March, 2011

Forum to Re-Examine Islamic History

Posted: March 10, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 10, 2011 at 8:58 pm

“Beyond Golden Age and Decline: The Legacy of Muslim Societies in Global Modernity, 1300-1900” is the title of a two-part conference that begins at Mason on March 14.

Theater of the First Amendment Presents ‘24, 7, 365’ at Fairfax Campus

Posted: March 10, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 9, 2011 at 9:51 pm

The performances are in Harris Theater on March 10, 11 and 12 at 8 p.m.; March 12 at 2 p.m.; and March 13 at 4 p.m.

Bicycle Benefit Program Encourages Riding

Posted: March 9, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 8, 2011 at 9:40 pm

Open to all Mason full-time faculty and staff members, the benefit provides a $20 voucher each month that is good at dozens of area bike shops.

‘Funds Are Fried Day’ Educates About University Funding, Philanthropy

Posted: March 9, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 8, 2011 at 9:50 pm

The Office of Annual Giving is sponsoring the first Funds Are Fried Day for Mason students on Wednesday, March 9, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. near the clock on the North Plaza.

Statewide Tornado Drill Scheduled for March 15

Posted: March 8, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 7, 2011 at 7:21 pm

Participation is optional, but all are encouraged to report to shelter areas at 9:45 a.m.

Vote This Week for Staff Senators

Posted: March 8, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 7, 2011 at 7:23 pm

The deadline for voting is 5 p.m. on Friday, March 11.

Budget Update Scheduled

Posted: March 7, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: March 4, 2011 at 9:46 pm

This important forum will be held on March 9 at the Fairfax Campus and will be teleconferenced to the Arlington and Prince William Campuses.

Fenwick Fellow Program Seeks Applications

Posted: March 7, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: March 4, 2011 at 9:48 pm

Applications are due by April 25.

Student Team Participates in Redistricting Competition

Posted: March 7, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 4, 2011 at 9:53 pm

Mason and 12 other schools are competing, using software developed by Mason professor Michael McDonald.

Anita Hill at Mason

Posted: March 4, 2011 at 2:36 pm, Last Updated: March 4, 2011 at 2:37 pm