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Same Sex Marriage: Open Enrollment

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:48 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:13 pm

Virginia now legally recognizes same-sex marriages. Faculty and staff who marry must submit their health benefits enrollment request to enroll or add their spouse and other eligible dependents within 60 days of the marriage. Eligible employees whose same-sex marriage occurred prior to October 6 have until Thursday, December 4 to submit their enrollment request and…

Request for Proposals: Active Learning with Technology Classroom

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:47 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:02 pm

Interested in flipping your classroom? Our Active Learning with Technology (ALT) Classroom in Exploratory Hall L102 may be of interest to you. We are accepting proposals for the 2015-16 academic year through Tuesday, October 21. Visit our ALT Classroom page for more details and the Request for Proposals (RFP) application. For more information contact the Center…

National Flex Day, October 21

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:45 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:10 pm

As part of Work and Family month, National Flex Day highlights how flexibility in the workplace, including the use of flexible work options, can contribute to employee well-being. Flexibility is also a terrific management tool providing opportunities to target and/or expand office coverage, improve productivity, and provide support for continuity of operations purposes. See what…

Patriot Web Admin Icon

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:44 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:05 pm

On Friday, October 24,  if you are Windows user on a Mason-owned computer you may find a new icon titled Patriot Web Admin on your desktop at sometime during the day; not all users are eligible. The icon will be a handy alternate to other ways of accessing Banner systems. If you are not a user of these systems,…

International Open Access Week, October 20-26

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:22 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:05 pm

Mason will celebrate International Open Access Week from October 20-26. Various activities designed to educate our community about open educational resources and publishing open access, among other topics, will be held on the Fairfax, Arlington, and Prince William Campuses. Faculty and students can learn about and register for an ORCID identifier, which distinguishes an individual’s research…

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

Posted: October 17, 2014 at 12:13 pm, Last Updated: October 17, 2014 at 4:04 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…

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