Today@Mason

Where Innovation Is Tradition

To include your events on the Today@Mason Calendar, you can Fill Out the Request Form,
or e-mail gmutoday@gmu.edu. Requests will be reviewed within 2-3 business days by University Information. We reserve editorial rights on all postings. Inquiries about a specific event should be directed to the event organizer or sponsor.

Previous DayNext Day

March 20, 2012 | Today | Print Calendar

TimesEvents
 

Women's History Month

Celebrate the history of women all month long.

Women and Gender Studies Center, (703) 993-2896

9:45 am

Tornado Drill - All Campuses

An opportunity for university employees to focus their attention on tornado and severe weather safety at work and at home. A drill message will be broadcast on NOAA radio stations. A Mason Alert message will be sent at approximately 9:45 to initiate the drill and test the Mason Alert System. 

Environmental Health and Safety Office, (703) 993-8448

10:30 am - 11:45 am

Academic Skills Workshop: Organizational Strategies

Student Union Building I, Room 3129

Come to this workshop to learn techniques to better manage your paper flow and arrange your desk, computer files, and living space in ways that will help you be more efficient and productive. Open to Mason students only.

Counseling and Psychological Services, (703) 993-2999

Web Site

11 am - 12:30 pm

HR Training: Body Language 101

Johnson Center, Cinema; Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Room B119; Prince William Campus, Bull Run Hall, Room 254

Join Maryann Karinch as she takes participants on a journey using examples, games, and visuals to learn about using and reading body language.

HR and Payroll, (703) 993-2600

Web Site

12 pm

Noon Mass

Student Union Building I, Room A

Father Peter Nassetta will celebrate Mass for Mason students, faculty and staff.

Kathy O'Hare, (703) 425-0022

12 pm - 1 pm

Department of Global and Community Health Seminar: Kathryn Jacobsen

Johnson Center, Room C

The Rise and Fall of Diseases: Predicting Global Health Transitions. Presented by Kathryn Jacobsen, Associate Professor at George Mason University.

Department of Global and Community Health, (703) 993-3126

Web Site

1 pm - 1:30 pm

E-Verify Overview

University Hall, Room 2001

Join us for an overview of E-Verify, the quick and easy way Mason verifies each new hire's employment eligibility.

Bridget Peabody, (703) 993-6764, hrlearn@gmu.edu

Web Site

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

EPAF Training

University Hall, Room 2001

Participants will be given access to a computer and, using support documentation and several practice employee entries, will learn how to enter full or part time employees on temporary assignment into the Banner system without error.

Bridget Peabody, (703) 993-6764, hrlearn@gmu.edu

Web Site

5 pm - 6 pm

Career Services Workshop: Federal Government Job/Internship Search

Research Hall, Room 163

Open to Mason students only.

University Career Services, (703) 993-2370

Web Site

5 pm - 7 pm

Japanese Spirit: Rebuilding After 3.11

Student Union Building I, Patriot's Lounge

This memorial event is for one year anniversary of Japan Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami.  Guest speakers (Joe Kaleda and Britt Lake) will speak about the aftermath of the disaster and progress toward recovery.  A reception follows.

Toshiko Uchiyama, (703) 993-3810, tuchiyam@gmu.edu

5 pm - 7 pm

Japanese Spirit: Rebuilding after 3.11

Student Union Building I, Patriot's Lounge

This memorial event is for one year anniversary of Japan Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami.  We have guest speakers who can tell us aftermath of the disaster and progress toward recovery.  The reception follows.

Toshiko Uchiyama, (703) 993-3810, tuchiyam@gmu.edu

6 pm

Film and Media Studies Presents Better This World

Johnson Center, Cinema

Better This World follows the dramatic journey of David McKay and Bradley Croder of Midland Texas, George W. Bush's hometown, as they are transformed from political neophytes to accused domestic terrorists, arrested at the 2008 Republican National Convention.  Directors Katie Galloway and Kelly Duane de la Vega will be available for interviews.

Film and Media Studies, (703) 993-1100

Web Site

6 pm - 7 pm

Information Session: School of Recreation, Health and Tourism

Recreation and Athletic Complex, Room 2120

Please join the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) Assistant Dean and Coordinator of Student Affairs to receive information and advising about all of SRHT's exciting degree programs.  Registration required

School of Recreation, Health and Tourism, (703) 993-2060

Web Site

6 pm - 7 pm

Career Services Workshop: Security Clearances

Research Hall, Room 163

For Mason students only.

University Career Services, (703) 993-2370

Web Site

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Department of Global and Community Health Seminar: Raul Grijalva

Johnson Center, Room C

US Immigration Policy and Health.  Presented by Congressman Raul M. Grijalva, Representative in US House from Arizona District 7.

Department of Global and Community Health, (703) 993-3126

Web Site

7:30 pm - 9 pm

Student Association Buddy Event at Northside Social

Off Campus: 3211 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA

Come join members of the Student Association at Northside Social to get to know other students, chat about classes, ask questions about our experience at S-CAR - or just come to enjoy some good coffee. We will be hanging out with a small sign on the table to make it easier to find us. Everyone welcome!

School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution, (703) 993-1300