July 2017

Have an Outstanding SUPERvisor? Nominate them for the Outstanding Supervisor Award!

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 12:50 pm, Last Updated: September 21, 2017 at 12:17 pm

The Outstanding Supervisor Award, sponsored by the Mason Staff Senate, seeks to recognize supervisors who routinely go above and beyond to provide unparalleled leadership, mentorship, and support within their departments or offices. Outstanding supervisors model and promote a positive work-life balance and strive to serve not only their departments or offices but also their personnel. […]

June Employee of the Month: Patrice Bolton

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 12:44 pm, Last Updated: August 23, 2017 at 2:11 pm

Heartfelt congratulations to Patrice Bolton, Program Assistant in the School of Business, for being selected as the June 2017 Employee of the Month. Read more about Patrice in this Mason News article. Do you know a superstar? Make sure they receive the deserved recognition, and submit a nomination for Mason’s Employee of the Month. Additional information […]

From Our Friends in HR

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 12:38 pm, Last Updated: July 18, 2017 at 2:14 pm

Social Well-Being: Mason Kids Club Wondering what to do with your school-age child between the ages of 6-11 once camp ends and school hasn’t started? Sign up for Mason Kids Club, managed by the George Mason University Child Development Center, from August 14-August 25. Two one-week sessions will be offered with fun, hands-on activities and […]

Mason Staff Senate’s New Mailstop

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 12:20 pm

With the Mason Staff Senate’s move from Merten Hall complete, please note our mailstop has changed.  Our new office is located in Mason Hall D019 and our new mailstop has changed to 2C9!

Staff Senate-We Need Your Vote!

Posted: July 13, 2017 at 11:36 am, Last Updated: July 18, 2017 at 1:07 pm

Election season is here!  Voting in the Staff Senate election will begin on July 10, and end at 5 p.m. on July 21.   Visit this link to vote:  http://staffsenate.gmu.edu/election2017.  The link for voting will be posted at that link, beginning July 10. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to see highlights of the election […]

Mason Cultural Tour: Flavors of Southern France and Italy

Posted: July 13, 2017 at 11:33 am, Last Updated: October 31, 2017 at 1:42 pm

Enjoy the flavors and fragrances  of Provence and Northern Coastal Italy on this journey of the senses. Enjoy cooking classes, meeting the cheese maker, and exploring the rich culture of a region steeped in history.  From Provence you will travel through the principality of Montecarlo, and onwards to Italy.  Learn about local foods with hands-on […]

Volunteer in a Mason Garden

Posted: July 13, 2017 at 11:29 am, Last Updated: August 23, 2017 at 2:12 pm

Mason’s gardens are booming and blooming right now. Get in on the fresh food, help serve your community, learn about plant identification, gardening techniques, and get a great work out while enjoying the sunshine. Summer 2017 Volunteer Schedule: Presidents Park Greenhouse: Tues./Fri. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and Wed. 1-3 p.m. Innovation Food Forest: Tues./Fri. 4-7 p.m. […]