Mason E-Files

Requests for standard announcements should be submitted to University Information using the Mason E-Files online request form by the close of business every Wednesday. Review Mason E-Files Policies and Procedures for important guidelines.

Invitation: Rector Tom Davis and Martin Frost Post-Election Analysis

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:45 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:50 pm

The Rector of the Board of Visitors, Tom Davis and former Texas Democratic Representative, Martin Frost will provide a post election analysis on Wednesday, November 5 in the Mason Global Center Ballroom. You can RSVP at For questions, contact Barb Lubar at 703-993-2853 or

New University Policy 4017: Research Involving Human Subjects

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:42 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:51 pm

The new university policy number 4017 has been uploaded to the University Policies website. This policy was developed by the Faculty Advisory Board for Policy Development. It sets forth the principles and responsibilities for research using living individuals or pre-existing data containing identifiable private information about living people. The policy applies to research funded by…

Attend Vision Fairfax Mason Workshops

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:39 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:40 pm

The Mason Nation is invited to attend some or all of a three-day planning workshop, Vision Fairfax Mason, between November 6 – 8. The workshop will explore various short- and long-term visions for Fairfax City’s historic downtown area. Several aspects of downtown planning will be looked at including: transportation, community development and design issues, economic…

Commission for Law Enforcement Accreditation On-Site Assessment

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:37 pm

The George Mason University Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment to achieve re-accreditation by verifying it meets the professional standards administered by the Commission for Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.  (CALEA).  The re-accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art standards in four basic areas:  policy and procedure, administration, operations, and support…

Mark Your Calendars: Risky Business Week, November 3-7

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:35 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:36 pm

The Office of Risk Management will host University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA)’s third annual Risky Business Week from November 3-7. This week focuses on the value of risk management in higher education. Campus risk management is everyone’s job, all year long. During Risky Business Week, we encourage all on campus to learn more about…

Mason 4-VA Call for Proposals, Application Deadline Extended

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 12:34 pm, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 12:35 pm

Mason 4-VA seeks innovative proposals for collaborative research, Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) initiatives, and course redesign. Projects that cross institutional boundaries and include work with other 4-VA institutions including Virginia Tech, James Madison University, or University of Virginia will be given priority. For more information, visit the Mason 4-VA website. Deadline for proposal…

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