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July in Review

Posted: August 5, 2020 at 11:25 am, Last Updated: August 12, 2020 at 6:57 am

In addition, each month, the Mason Staff Senate: Presents the Employee of the Month with a gift Attends Human Resources and Payroll’s New Staff Orientations to welcome new employees and introduce them to the work of the Staff Senate Recognizes the service of Mason retirees with a letter of appreciation The Communications Committee meets monthly […]

Mason Dining: Fall Semester Information

Posted: August 5, 2020 at 8:14 am, Last Updated: August 12, 2020 at 7:24 am

Questions about dining on campus this fall semester? Wondering what dining locations will be open when? Stop by our website for all the info you need to know.  Faculty/Staff meal plans are now available. Email masonid@gmu.edu to set up your plan today. Faculty/Staff meal plans may be used at Southside, Ike’s, and our three newly […]

Updates from Parking and Transportation

Posted: August 5, 2020 at 7:52 am, Last Updated: August 12, 2020 at 7:24 am

Fall Shuttle Schedules Posted The fall 2020 Mason Shuttle schedules are available. Some important changes to the schedules: Please check the schedules carefully as there are service changes – days and times of service and, in some cases, stop changes on the Mason Shuttles routes. The routes that will be running this fall are: Burke […]

Staff Senate Special Session: HR and Finance Panel

Posted: June 11, 2020 at 8:55 am, Last Updated: July 6, 2020 at 9:42 am

The Mason Staff Senate would like to invite you to our upcoming special session, a panel with representatives from Human Resources and Payroll and Finance and Strategic Budgeting. Thursday, June 25 noon to 1:00 p.m. gmu.webex.com/ Event Number: 120 479 0030 / Event Password: ss123 https://gmu.webex.com/gmu/onstage/g.php?MTID=e9238b7c4702af3f929c885c49d2beb3d In an effort to answer as many questions as […]

Employee of the Month Nominations

Posted: June 2, 2020 at 7:10 am

Do you work with an incredible Mason administrative/professional faculty member, classified staff member, or wage employee who goes the extra mile, collaborates with their colleagues, and supports the university? Nominate them for Mason’s Employee of the Month award! Additional information can be found on the HR & Payroll website. If you have questions, contact awards@gmu.edu.  

Message from the Staff Senate Chair

Posted: May 22, 2020 at 12:53 pm, Last Updated: June 10, 2020 at 11:28 am

Classified Staff and Non-Student Wage Employees: First, let me start by thanking our staff for their incredible effort and continued support that helped make this transition to online learning and mandated telework possible.  As I stated in the May 6 Board of Visitors Listening Session, faculty are here to teach and conduct research; students are here to […]

April 15 Telework Panel Recording

Posted: April 15, 2020 at 3:21 pm, Last Updated: April 27, 2020 at 1:41 pm

The Mason Staff Senate would like to express our gratitude to the panelists who joined us for our April 15 Telework Panel, which you can view via that link. A special thank you to our attendees and to staff members who submitted questions before and during the session. Below you will find the recorded times of […]

Telework Special Session

Posted: March 26, 2020 at 11:52 am, Last Updated: April 14, 2020 at 8:33 am

The Mason Staff Senate will host a special community session to discuss telework and other aspects of work life in the age of COVID-19. This session will be in lieu of our regularly scheduled April general meeting. The session will provide a platform for Mason staff members to engage about experiences or issues related to […]

Coronavirus: Mason Creates Website to Inform University Community

Posted: March 10, 2020 at 10:03 am, Last Updated: March 12, 2020 at 9:22 am

The Staff Senate continues to closely monitor the university’s directives and response to the coronavirus outbreak. The situation is evolving rapidly. We strongly encourage all staff members to visit the Mason coronavirus website. The site includes an extensive FAQ section, including information related specifically to staff. Please check the site frequently for university updates related […]

Updates from Parking and Transportation

Posted: March 6, 2020 at 11:12 am, Last Updated: March 10, 2020 at 4:20 pm

Transit Driver Appreciation Day: March 18  Mason Shuttles is celebrating Transit Driver Appreciation Day. Help us say thank you to these folks with whom you share part of your work or school day by sending us your kind words about your experiences on Mason Shuttles. Your email compliment will enter you into a drawing for […]