Wednesday, June 3
12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Fairfax Campus: Innovation Hall, Room 334
Arlington Campus: Founders Hall, Room B119 (videoconferenced)
Prince William Campus: Bull Run Hall, Room 254 (videoconferenced)
Rita Rowand, Program Manager, Global Relations & Protocol, Office of Global Strategy, will discuss the Global Professional Staff Exchange Program.
Guest speaker begins at noon, followed by time to ask questions, express concerns, or offer accolades about issues concerning the Staff Senate.
For questions, contact Staff Senate at email@example.com.
A heartfelt congratulations to Robert Sparkman, Fiscal Technician with Fiscal Services, for being selected as the May 2015 Employee of the Month award winner.
Read more about Robert in this Mason News article.
Do you know a superstar? Make sure he or she receives the deserved recognition and submit a nomination for Mason’s Employee of the Month. Additional information can be found on the HR awards page.
Contact Reward & Recognition at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Did you know that Mason employees are eligible for discounted rates on select summer sports camps offered at Mason? Consider these options for your family members:
George Mason Men’s Soccer Camps
Victory Soccer Academy is held on the Fairfax Campus at the George Mason soccer practice fields, located next to the Fieldhouse. Great sessions are available for every age and ability level: College ID Academy, Senior Academy, Junior Academy, or Future Stars Academy. Participants will experience positive reinforcement, motivating field sessions, fun games and contests, energetic staff, written evaluations, and more. Visit victorysocceracademy.com to register. To apply the $25 faculty and staff discount, use the code Victory2015-25.
Mason Men’s Basketball Summer Camps
David Paulsen and the George Mason Men’s Basketball staff will hold three weeks of basketball camp for boys ages 7-17. Camp sessions will be held June 22-26, August 3-7, and August 10-14. Mason employees are eligible for a discount. For pricing information and to register, visit coachpaulsencamps.com. Contact Mike Quinn at email@example.com for more information.
For a complete list of summer camps held at Mason this summer, visit summercamps.gmu.edu.
Summer Flex runs from May 18 – August 14. Flexible work options can have a positive impact on productivity and morale. They can also be a terrific management tool for continuity of operations. Summer can be a great time to get your agreements and technology in place and test everything out. Get started at flexwork.gmu.edu.
Contact Wendi Carroll at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-993-6229 with questions.
Eating at your desk day after day? “Staying inside, in the same location, is really detrimental to creative thinking,” says Professor Kimberly Elsbach from the University of California. “Creativity and innovation happen when people change their environment, and especially when they expose themselves to a nature-like environment.”
So why not get outside and try out one the many Recharge Spaces on campus? See you outside.
Contact Wendi Carroll at 703-993-6229 or email@example.com with questions about Recharge Spaces.