March 2015

Looking Ahead: Events for Mason Staff, March 2015

Posted: February 20, 2015 at 11:07 am, Last Updated: May 22, 2015 at 11:14 am

The March Staff Senate newsletter is out!                  

Senator Highlight: Joe Hinrichs

Posted: February 20, 2015 at 10:29 am, Last Updated: March 20, 2015 at 10:01 am

Like many other staff members, I am a Mason alum. I completed both my bachelor’s and M.P.A. at Mason. Before returning to Mason to become a staff member in the Environmental Health and Safety Office, I worked in a similar capacity with the U.S. House of Representatives. I welcomed the opportunity to come back to […]

From Our Friends in Human Resources and Payroll

Posted: February 20, 2015 at 10:17 am, Last Updated: February 27, 2015 at 10:20 am

Do You Have Your Financial Fitness Wrapped Up? Join Human Resources and Payroll, our financial partners, and others with related expertise as we explore many different aspects of financial well-being including saving, investing, budgeting, retirement, individual planning, and more. Visit Financial Well-Being resources to register for on-site and videoconferenced classes. There are also online webinars […]

Message from the Chair

Posted: February 20, 2015 at 9:56 am, Last Updated: March 20, 2015 at 10:01 am

March at Mason can be snowy, but with spring break, it is also a month of slowing down. For students, this is a time to recharge before the final half of the academic year. As a staff member, I always look forward to spring break as a time to take a breath and grab a […]

Community Garden Opportunity for Staff Members/Organizations

Posted: February 18, 2015 at 10:27 am, Last Updated: February 27, 2015 at 10:22 am

It’s not too late to apply to rent a community garden plot at Mason. Grow your own food, bond with your staff, learn useful new skills, and enjoy nutritious, sustainably-grown foods. The raised bed plots are four feet by eight feet in size, six inches tall, and located in the Potomac Heights Garden. The use […]

Mason Advisor Certificate (MAC) Program

Posted: February 18, 2015 at 10:18 am, Last Updated: February 27, 2015 at 10:09 am

Interested in completing the Mason Advisor Certificate (MAC) program? The MAC program is designed to provide a structured training process to enhance and develop the Mason academic advising experience. This six-module training series is intended for new and existing advisors. The program provides a cohesive curriculum centered on topics related to advising approaches, Mason policies […]

Spring into Well-Being

Posted: February 18, 2015 at 10:11 am, Last Updated: February 27, 2015 at 10:08 am

The second annual Spring into Well-Being, a celebration of well-being at Mason, will be held from March 19 – April 30. Spring into Well-Being is a wonderful opportunity to showcase Mason events that highlight a dimension of well-being (physical, career, social, community, psychological, and financial). Events are hosted by various Mason units, organizations, students, staff, […]

March Staff Senate General Meeting to Highlight Recreation Options on Campus

Posted: February 16, 2015 at 11:29 am, Last Updated: March 20, 2015 at 10:01 am

Wednesday, March 4 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) Guest Speakers: Connie Benson, Director of Recreation, Mason Recreation, and Amanda Meiklejohn, Recreation Program Manager and Camp Director, Freedom Center, will offer information about fitness […]

February Employee of the Month: Shams Bahabib

Posted: February 11, 2015 at 4:26 pm, Last Updated: March 20, 2015 at 10:01 am

A heartfelt congratulations to Shams Bahabib, Education Support Specialist in the Volgenau School of Engineering, for being selected as the February 2015 Employee of the Month award winner. Read more about Shams in this Mason News article. Do you know a superstar? Make sure he or she receives the deserved recognition and submit a nomination […]

Comments, Concerns, Ideas? Share them!

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 8:42 pm, Last Updated: October 4, 2018 at 11:19 am

The Staff Senate seeks your comments, concerns, and ideas about issues on campus that are important to you. We welcome all input. You may remain anonymous, but if you wish to receive a response, please include your contact information.