Strengthening President Ángel Cabrera’s declaration that George Mason University’s pursuit of sustainability goals is a central feature of its commitment to being a university for the world, George Mason has become the first university in Virginia to achieve a Gold Rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
On Wednesday, September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day, the university teamed with the national awareness campaign Active Minds to deliver an eloquent message about the impact of campus suicide. The Send Silence Packing exhibit on the Fairfax Campus's North Plaza offered an opportunity to learn about suicide prevention resources.
Congratulations to William David Gibson, case management specialist in the college's Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs! He has been named George Mason University's Employee of the Month for September, 2014. University president Ángel Cabrera presented the award in a ceremony attended by David's family and colleagues.