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National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Posted: October 9, 2020 at 8:46 am, Last Updated: October 13, 2020 at 12:08 pm

Information Technology Services (ITS) Observes National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October. All month on Twitter, ITS will provide daily security tips about online safety and security. Not following ITS on Twitter? Start now: @GeorgeMasonITS.  ITS will host two events about online safety and security:  Brian DeMuth CEO of Grimm, a cyber security engineering and […]

Mason Administrative Professionals Happy Hour

Posted: October 9, 2020 at 8:44 am, Last Updated: October 12, 2020 at 12:14 pm

Mason Administrative Professionals (MAP) will have an October Happy Hour on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 4 p.m. via Webex: October MAP Meeting – ‘Happy Hour’ Meeting number: 120 449 2823 Password: DRINKS https://gmu.webex.com/gmu/j.php?MTID=mde42fefc7fd1e6bd906ad29c1ab17c47  Join by phone 1-415-655-0003 US Toll / 1-202-860-2110 United States Toll (Washington D.C.) Access code: 120 449 2823 

Updates from Mason Parking and Transportation – Oct. 2020

Posted: October 9, 2020 at 8:41 am, Last Updated: October 14, 2020 at 8:48 am

Bicycle Commuting 101: Online via Zoom Bicycling to campus can be fun and great for your well-being. Join Delia Johnson from the College of Visual and Performing Arts and a League of American Bicyclists-certified instructor for Bicycle Commuting 101. During this session at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 20 via Zoom, Delia will share information to […]

Upcoming Virtual Events with Mason Arts at Home

Posted: October 7, 2020 at 9:03 am, Last Updated: October 13, 2020 at 11:46 am

It’s been five months since Mason’s Center for the Arts (CFA) launched Mason Arts at Home in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. CFA has stayed connected to its dedicated community of arts enthusiasts through this programming. Here are some chances to enjoy our events: The Artist-Activist: Centering Black Voices with Bree Newsome Tuesday, Oct. 20, […]

Updates from Parking and Transportation

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 8:33 am, Last Updated: September 8, 2020 at 12:23 pm

Change Your Commute: Vanpool   Looking for a new way to get to work? Consider vanpooling. Travel with the same group of Mason colleagues. Reduce the time you spend driving. Plus, for full-time faculty/staff, the cost of your commute can be subsidized by Mason up to $270/month.  Seats currently available from the Fredericksburg area (work hours […]

Outdoor Performances with Hylton on the Hill

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 8:30 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2020 at 10:41 am

The Hylton Performing Arts Center is thrilled to welcome you to Hylton on the Hill, a new outdoor performance space with seating on a natural rise just behind the theater. Enjoy these performances in your own seating area, physically distanced from other audience members. Charm City Junction Sunday, Oct. 4, at 4 p.m. Hylton on the […]

Hours of Operation Website

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 8:15 am, Last Updated: September 8, 2020 at 1:58 pm

Check out the new Hours of Operation website, which lists in-person, virtual, and phone contact hours for Mason offices and services. Visit hours.gmu.edu.  Don’t see your department listed, or need to submit a change? Share your department’s contact hours using this form.  Only one person needs to submit the form for each department.   Please share […]

EmployeeExperience Magazine | September 2020

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 8:09 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2020 at 10:45 am

The Virginia Department of Human Resource Management’s Office of Workforce Engagement has published the third edition of its magazine for employees by employees, EmployeeExperience. Read it for engagement ideas for managers, get to know employees statewide, find out what some are doing to help their communities, see some in action for National Employee Health and […]

Mason Nation 9/11 Virtual Day of Service

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 8:03 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2020 at 10:39 am

This year’s Mason Nation 9/11 Virtual Day of Service is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. This year’s day of service will be a little different, given the impact of COVID-19, but we are committed to providing our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members with the opportunity to make a difference and give back […]

State Employee Financial Wellness Virtual Fair

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 7:59 am, Last Updated: September 9, 2020 at 10:44 am

Mason employees are invited to view and interact in a live session providing financial information and resources from Virginia Credit Union (VACU), Virginia Retirement System (VRS), Virginia Department of the Treasury (TRS), Virginia529, New York Life, and Employee Assistance Program (EAP) representatives. Game and door prizes will be awarded at the end of the fair!  […]