November 2014

Lindsey Lowenberg Named November Employee of the Month

Posted: November 6, 2014 at 1:36 pm, Last Updated: January 14, 2015 at 12:54 pm

A heartfelt congratulations to Lindsey Lowenberg, Administrative and Program Specialist for the Office of Distance Education, and Mason Staff Senator, for being awarded the November 2014 Employee of the Month award. Read more about Lindsey in this Mason News article. Do you know a superstar? Make sure he or she gets the deserved recognition and […]

Risky Business Week WEBINARs

Posted: October 29, 2014 at 9:03 am, Last Updated: October 30, 2014 at 6:52 pm

During Risky Business week, the Office of Risk Management in Association with the University Risk Management & Insurance Association (URMIA) encourages all on campus to learn more about what risk management does for them – and what they can do to better manage risks every day.  Effective risk management in higher education helps protect people, […]

From the Staff Senate Chair

Posted: October 27, 2014 at 5:30 pm, Last Updated: October 30, 2014 at 7:21 pm

With midterms done and winter break right around the corner, I find that I have a bit more time in my week. Each fall, I look for campus events to attend to build my Mason spirit or help me grow personally or professionally.  This year, I am looking forward to annual events as well as […]

Bike Fix-it Stations at Mason

Posted: October 27, 2014 at 5:27 pm, Last Updated: October 30, 2014 at 6:51 pm

Do you commute to work by bicycle?  Perhaps you’ve been considering that option but have concerns about what to do if your bike needs repairs when you get to campus.  Mason Parking and Transportation has installed two bike fix-it stations for bike commuters to use, free of charge.  Located by Innovation Hall on Fairfax Campus […]

Congratulations to Recipients of Outstanding Achievement Awards!

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 2:55 pm, Last Updated: October 30, 2014 at 6:42 pm

Each year, George Mason honors its very best with Outstanding Achievement Awards.  These awards are given to celebrate the hard work, dedication, and achievements of Mason’s faculty and staff across several awards categories.  A big congratulations to all recipients of this year’s Outstanding Achievement awards, and a special nod to the Staff Senators receiving Exceptional […]

Mark Your Calendar! Winter Staff Appreciation Events Scheduled!

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 2:01 pm, Last Updated: October 27, 2014 at 5:34 pm

Come out and join your fellow Mason staffers at this year’s Winter Staff Appreciation Events! Prince William, Bull Run Hall Atrium, Wednesday, January 29, noon – 2:00 pm  (Snow Date, Thursday, January 30) Arlington, Founder’s Hall, Wednesday, February 5, 9:30 – 11:00 am (Snow Date, Thursday, February 6) Fairfax, Patriot’s Lounge, Sub I, Wednesday, February […]

Mason Lobbies and State Government Relations to be Highlighted at November Staff Senate Meeting

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 2:10 pm, Last Updated: December 2, 2014 at 10:25 am

Wednesday, November 5 12:00 – 2:00 pm Fairfax, Research 163; Arlington, Founders Hall B119; and Prince William, Bull Run Hall 254 Guest Speakers: Mark Smith, Director, State Government Relations, Government and Community Relations Kevin Jackson, Jr., Student Government – Secretary of Government and Community Relations, Mason Lobbies Guest speakers begin at noon, followed by time […]

Senator Highlight – Stephanie Zeher

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:51 pm, Last Updated: October 27, 2014 at 4:58 pm

Stephanie Zeher Student Outreach and Advising Coordinator College of Education and Human Development I started at Mason fresh out of college (Radford University) in 2006. I had been a student worker while a Political Science undergrad at Radford for the Admissions Office, so it was my only real office experience. After I graduated, the Registrar’s […]

Save the Date! Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day: Living the Mason Values – December 2

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 1:43 pm, Last Updated: October 27, 2014 at 4:40 pm

How do you live the Mason values? Each week at @MasonFSED we will feature a different value – tell us what you’re doing to embody that value for a chance to win a weekly prize and to be entered into the Grand Prize drawing. Tweet us @MasonFSED for your chance to win! And join us […]

From our Friends in Human Resources and Payroll

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 12:49 pm, Last Updated: October 30, 2014 at 6:53 pm

Last On-Site Flu Shot Clinic For COVA Care, COVA HDHP, and COVA HealthAware participants, there is an on-site flu shot clinic in conjunction with Faculty-Staff Enrichment Day on Tuesday, December 2 from 9:00-2:00 in the Johnson Center Gold Room. To make an appointment, please call 877.728.6655, Monday-Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. For details, […]