June 2019

LinkedIn Workshop: Watch Now

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 10:31 am, Last Updated: August 28, 2019 at 1:52 pm

Did you miss our LinkedIn Workshop with Saskia Clay-Rooks on June 11? Don’t worry! You can check out the recording here.            

Happy Father’s Day, Mason Dads!

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 10:11 am, Last Updated: June 27, 2019 at 9:40 am

This Father’s Day, take a moment to appreciate the dads who shape and contribute to the diverse and talented workforce at Mason! The Staff Senate would like to celebrate and honor: 1) the wonderful fathers who work on our campuses; and 2) fathers of those working at Mason. Join the celebration by emailing staffsenate@gmu.edu with the […]

Lights Out! Power Down! on Jun. 27

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 9:55 am

Mason’s Office of Energy Management encourages the Fairfax Campus to participate in “Lights Out! Power Down!” on Thursday, June 27, from 2 to 3 p.m. Participants are asked to turn off or unplug all non-critical lighting and electrical loads prior to and during the one-hour event to kick-off the university’s summer electrical demand management program. As […]

CommonHealth Wellness Champion Award

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 11:40 am

Nominate a colleague for the CommonHealth Wellness Champion Award! This award celebrates employees who have, in the past six months, made significant changes in health behavior, motivated others to make healthier choices, and helped create a culture of wellness for Virginia. Up to five awardees will have their stories highlighted in CommonHealth publications and receive a framed […]

Employee Discount Highlights

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 11:35 am, Last Updated: September 6, 2019 at 11:47 am

Escape Room Discount Looking for a birthday party idea for your older kids? Or maybe a team building activity for your office? The Mason community receives a 15% discount on all private booking parties at both locations of Escape Room Live. Use the code GMU25 when booking. Coyote Grille Looking to go to lunch with your coworkers? Receive […]

Mason Administrative Professionals (MAP) Meeting

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 9:12 am

The next Mason Administrative Professionals (MAP) meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Merten Hall, Room 1202, and will feature Cosi Catering. MAP welcomes anyone working at George Mason who considers themselves to be in an administrative professional role. For questions and to RSVP, contact mapmason@gmu.edu.

Missed Our June Meeting? Watch President Cabrera’s Visit and Prospective Senator Information Session

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 9:10 am, Last Updated: July 3, 2019 at 8:42 am

If you missed the June Staff Senate meeting with President Cabrera, watch it here! Are you thinking of joining the Staff Senate? Check out a recording of the Prospective Staff Senator Information Session held during the General Meeting on June 5.

Message from the Chair – June 2019

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 9:03 am, Last Updated: July 3, 2019 at 8:42 am

Happy summer, Mason staff! My name is Lauren Reuscher, and I was recently selected to serve as the new chair for Staff Senate. I am excited and honored to step into this role. I work in the Office of Communications and Marketing, and I recently celebrated my 10-year work anniversary at Mason. I have worked […]

Re-Learn to Relax Well-Being Seminar

Posted: June 7, 2019 at 1:27 pm, Last Updated: June 12, 2019 at 10:57 am

When is the last time you felt so relaxed that you could totally unwind? Life moves fast and those moments of quiet relaxation seem few and far between. The Re-learn to Relax: CommonHealth’s Guide to Meditation and Mindfulness for Busy Beginners program will: Guide participants through a five-minute daily meditation exercise Discuss the physical and mental […]

Faculty/Staff Book Scholarship

Posted: June 7, 2019 at 1:19 pm, Last Updated: June 19, 2019 at 3:53 pm

Are you a faculty or staff member enrolled in a degree or certificate program at Mason? Then apply for the competitive $250 book scholarship! The application deadline is Friday, June 14, 2019. For details, questions, and to apply, visit the Faculty/Staff Book Scholarship page.