June 2014

June Staff Senate Newsletter

Posted: June 9, 2015 at 10:26 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2015 at 10:11 am

The June Staff Senate newsletter is out!

Senator Highlight: Stephanie Payton

Posted: May 29, 2014 at 6:17 pm, Last Updated: May 29, 2014 at 6:57 pm

What brought you to Mason? My journey to Mason is quite a unique one! I moved to Virginia from aouthern California where I was the Executive Assistant for the VP of Student Affairs at California Lutheran University.  Before that, I worked in the entertainment industry in video production, wedding dj, on air talent for Radio […]

From our Friends in Human Resources and Payroll

Posted: May 29, 2014 at 6:10 pm, Last Updated: May 29, 2014 at 7:00 pm

It’s a busy month in Human Resources and Payroll! National Employee Wellness Month (NEWM) Mason is a proud supporter of National Employee Wellness Month.  This June we are saying “YES!” to healthier habits!  Visit the Wellness by Mason website for wellness opportunities. Featured Opportunity: #1: Resolution Solution Fitness Challenge – Sprint Join MasonRec for the […]

Congratulations to Senator Graduates!

Posted: May 29, 2014 at 4:28 pm, Last Updated: June 23, 2014 at 8:33 pm

A hearty congratulations to Staff Senators earning degrees this spring: Lindsey Lowenberg,MA, International Commerce and Policy Marit Majeske, MA, Arts Management with a Graduate Certificate in Public Relation and Marketing in the Arts Dean Naldrett, BS, Health Administration/Health Systems Management

Summer Dining Hours on Campus

Posted: May 28, 2014 at 6:44 pm, Last Updated: May 29, 2014 at 6:17 pm

The Bistro, Southside, Pilot House, and SMSC will be closed (or only open for camps and conferences) for the summer, but there are still plenty of places to get a bite to eat if you know where to look. Summer Dining Hours of Operation can keep you well informed.

Join the Staff Senate: Nominations and Elections Coming Soon

Posted: May 28, 2014 at 6:33 pm, Last Updated: June 25, 2014 at 8:29 pm

Becoming a staff senator is a great way to get involved with the university community and to have an impact beyond your workplace. The senate provides numerous opportunities to learn how the university functions from a variety of perspectives and to network with administrators and staff members outside your unit. The Senate accepts nominations each […]

Staff Senate June General Meeting

Posted: May 15, 2014 at 7:09 pm, Last Updated: June 23, 2014 at 8:35 pm

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 12:00 – 2:00 pm The Staff Senate June general meeting will feature guest speaker Jennifer (J.J.) Wagner Davis, Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance, who will discuss changes at Mason including construction, policies, University Process Improvement Council updates, Mason Matters and more. The guest speaker begins at noon, followed by […]

May Employee of the Month: Tabitha Wells

Posted: May 7, 2014 at 9:38 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2014 at 8:30 pm

Congratulations to Tabitha Wells, office coordinator for the Center for International Student Access (CISA), the May employee of the Month!  Described as “uplifting,” “integral” and “a joy to work with,” it’s staff members like Tabitha who make Mason a great place to work. Read more about Tabitha in this Mason News Article.       […]

Departments Sought for Summer Staff Appreciation Coffee Klatch Info Fair

Posted: May 7, 2014 at 8:47 am, Last Updated: June 25, 2014 at 8:31 pm

Want to spread the word about the services or programs your department offers Mason staff? Reserve a table at the Summer 2014 Staff Appreciation Coffee Klatch Info Fair! Departments are invited to set up shop to talk business at one or all of the events.  No fee to departments. Please complete and submit this  Summer […]

International Professional Development Opportunity: Applications Due Date: June 13

Posted: April 2, 2014 at 7:58 pm, Last Updated: June 25, 2014 at 8:31 pm

The Office of Global and International Studies, with support from the Mason Staff Senate, is sponsoring the second annual Mason Global Professional Staff Exchange Program. The program is poised for its second year, with plans to send one staff member to Switzerland and another to South Korea in 2014-2015.  This program, which garnered unprecedented attention […]