Archive for April, 2011

Students, Donors Gather to Celebrate Accomplishments

Posted: April 8, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 7, 2011 at 9:03 pm

Mason students had the opportunity to meet their scholarship benefactors and thank them for their financial assistance at the annual Scholarship Dinner on April 6.

GBAY Auction Raises $13,000 for Student Scholarships

Posted: April 8, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 7, 2011 at 9:05 pm

The second annual GBAY auction held March 3 raised about $3,000 more than was raised last year.

President Merten Addresses Faculty Senate

Posted: April 7, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: April 7, 2011 at 1:06 pm

At his first appearance before the Faculty Senate on April 6 after announcing that he will step down as Mason president on June 30, 2012, Alan Merten outlined the process for hiring his replacement and shared some of his plans for the future.

World Cultures Are on Display During International Week

Posted: April 7, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 6, 2011 at 9:56 pm

Although International Week officially begins on Saturday, April 9, and lasts until Saturday, April 16, a series of “warm-up” events are scheduled this week.

Health Expo

Posted: April 6, 2011 at 6:19 pm, Last Updated: April 8, 2011 at 1:01 pm

Teaching Excellence Award Winners Announced

Posted: April 6, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: April 5, 2011 at 8:24 pm

A ceremony celebrating the 2011 Teaching Excellence Award winners will be held on Monday, April 11, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall lobby.

Leading to Well-Being Conference to Be Streamed Live

Posted: April 6, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 5, 2011 at 8:27 pm

The event scheduled for April 8 is sold out; however, select sessions will be streamed live at lead.gmu.edu/wellbeing.

School of Art Presents Student Exhibit in Mason Hall Alumni Atrium

Posted: April 6, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: April 5, 2011 at 8:31 pm

An opening reception will be held in the gallery on Tuesday, April 12, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Middle East Film Series Announced

Posted: April 6, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: April 5, 2011 at 8:35 pm

“Budrus” and “American Radical” are scheduled in April.

Mason Celebrates Earth Week Throughout April

Posted: April 5, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: April 4, 2011 at 7:24 pm

The Office of Sustainability decided to expand Mason’s Earth Week events beyond the typical seven-day period.