Archive for September, 2011

Student Government to Hold Candlelight Vigil on Sept. 11

Posted: September 7, 2011 at 1:04 am, Last Updated: September 6, 2011 at 9:06 pm

The vigil honors “those who lost their lives during the attack, as well as those who continue to fight for our freedom,” says Student Government president Allyson Bowers.

Office of the Provost to Sponsor Forum at Arlington Campus

Posted: September 7, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 6, 2011 at 9:08 pm

The forum will cover two topics: space and building issues in Arlington and the academic state of Mason.

Exhibit Explores Global Healing After 9/11

Posted: September 7, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 6, 2011 at 9:17 pm

“ . . . a mile in my shoes” opens Saturday, Sept. 10, in the Art and Design Building.

Green and Gold Prevail on National College Colors Day

Posted: September 6, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 2, 2011 at 8:58 pm

President Alan Merten joined a large crowd of faculty, staff and students to mark the National College Colors Day on Sept. 2.

Transitions

Posted: September 6, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 2, 2011 at 8:37 pm

This periodic column highlights the comings and goings of Mason faculty and staff, as well as promotions and job changes within the university.

September Specials at the Mason Inn

Posted: September 6, 2011 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: September 2, 2011 at 8:45 pm

The Mason Inn is continuing its monthly specials and is offering a themed lunch buffet in Boxwoods.

College Colors

Posted: September 2, 2011 at 8:50 pm

Mason Faculty Salary Peer Group Revised

Posted: September 2, 2011 at 1:03 am, Last Updated: September 1, 2011 at 5:29 pm

The new SCHEV-approved national peer group for Mason paves the way for higher salaries in the future.

University Invests in Patriot Green Fund

Posted: September 2, 2011 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 1, 2011 at 10:06 pm

Mason has set aside an initial investment of $100,000 to support an initiative designed to help develop student-driven sustainability-related projects and research.

Faculty Senate to Meet Sept. 7

Posted: September 2, 2011 at 1:01 am, Last Updated: September 1, 2011 at 10:09 pm

The meeting, open to all, will be held at 3 p.m. in Robinson Hall B, Room 113.