September 2019

Winter Wellness Flu Shot Clinics

Posted: October 1, 2019 at 10:20 am, Last Updated: October 9, 2019 at 11:47 am

Arlington and SciTech Flu Shot Clinics The Winter Wellness Flu Shot Clinics are coming to the Arlington and SciTech campuses: Arlington – Van Metre Hall 317, October 9, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. SciTech – Colgan Hall 110E, October 15, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Faculty and staff are FREE with COVA insurance card. COVA […]

Training Opportunities from the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Posted: October 1, 2019 at 10:12 am, Last Updated: November 12, 2019 at 9:24 am

Learn well-being leadership skills for professional and personal success in this upcoming certificate program from Mason’s Center for the Advancement of Well-Being:  Become a Certified Leadership and Well-Being Coach  Become a certified leadership and well-being by joining the Professional Certificate in Leadership Coaching for Organizational Well-Being program, designed for professionals working for positive change and […]

9/11 Day of Service and Service Fair

Posted: September 10, 2019 at 10:49 am, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 11:09 am

Students, alumni, staff, and faculty are invited to participate in the 9/11 Day of Service and Service Fair! There are two ways to get involved: 9/11 Day of Service The 7th Annual Day of Service will take place on Wednesday, September 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The service events will provide an opportunity to […]

Mason Madness

Posted: September 10, 2019 at 7:46 am, Last Updated: October 4, 2019 at 1:08 pm

Friday, October 18, 2019 8 p.m. EagleBank Arena, Fairfax Campus The 2019–20 George Mason basketball season will tip off with one of the best Mason traditions: Mason Madness! Doors open at 7:30 p.m.; fans are encouraged to arrive early to snag the best seats.                      

Upcoming Performances at Mason

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 8:10 pm, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 11:38 am

The Hot Sardines Saturday, Sept. 21, at 8 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall Tickets: $48, $41, $29 Box Office: 703-993-7759  The 2019–20 Hylton Presents season opens with an evening of sensational entertainment by this hot New York-based jazz ensemble group known for their brassy horn arrangements, rip-roaring piano tunes, and smoky vocals. “The […]

Support Group for Working Mothers at Mason

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 8:05 pm, Last Updated: November 11, 2019 at 8:50 am

The Support Group for Working Mothers at Mason is one way Mason faculty, staff, and students can come together, discuss the issues confronting working mothers, and perhaps motivate changes on campus. The group hosts brown bag lunch meetings at noon in the Women and Gender Studies Center (Johnson Center, Room 240K). Upcoming fall meetings: November […]

Campus Fire Safety Month

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 8:01 pm, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 11:27 am

September is Campus Fire Safety Month, and the Environmental Health and Safety Office (EHS) is pleased to use this opportunity to remind the Mason community of a few essential fire safety tips. In addition to the advice below, EHS encourages you to review the university’s Fire Safety Plan, which describes roles and responsibilities, policies, and […]

Who’s Walking Wednesday with Staff Senate 

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 7:55 pm, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 9:50 am

Take a break with a walk around campus! Join members of the Staff Senate for Who’s Walking Wednesday on September 18.  This is a great chance to meet some of your senators, hear about the work they are doing, and share any questions or ideas of your own.  The walk begins at noon in front […]

Parking and Transportation Updates

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 7:52 pm, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 11:20 am

Save the Date: Car-Free Day, September 21–23 With the construction projects on I-66 and a host of commuting challenges on the roads every day, it may be time to think about sharing your ride with others or even going car-free. Car-Free Day is a great time to try something new and establish another way to […]

Edible Book Festival

Posted: September 9, 2019 at 3:56 pm, Last Updated: September 10, 2019 at 11:25 am

Join us for the Mason Libraries’ Annual Edible Book Festival—where books and food converge in creative and tasty ways! The International Edible Book Festival combines books, art, food, and fun. Edible books look like a book, or just have something to do with books. Be creative! Your festival entry should be made from sweet or […]