Archive for June, 2016

Provost Multidisciplinary Research Initiative Is Funded

Dr. Alonso Aguirre is pleased to announce the funding of a 2016 Provost Multidisciplinary Research Initiative

Lisa Bair led Who’s Walking Wednesday in Fairfax on June 15, 2016

Lisa Bair, ESP’s HR and Administrative Specialist, volunteered to lead “Who’s Walking Wednesday in Fairfax ” on June 15, 2016. Who’s Walking Wednesday is an ongoing part of Mason’s HR lunchtime possibilities to promote wellness among Mason faculty and staff in the Arlington, Fairfax, and SciTech campuses.  Sign up to lead a Who’s Walking Wednesday […]

New book publication by Dr. Alonso Aguirre

Congratulations to Dr. Alonso Aguirre, ESP department chair (as of Fall 2016) on the publication of  the book “Tropical Conservation: Perspectives on Local and Global Priorities” by Oxford University Press which is scheduled to be released in September 2016. Please click on the link below for more details about the book: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/tropical-conservation-9780199766987?lang=en&cc=us (enter promo code AMPROMD9 at […]

Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking Symposium – registration REQUIRED

From WWHGD: If you are planning to attend the Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking Symposium, June 28-29, 2016, please be aware that registration is mandatory and will close June 21, 2016. To register, please go to: https://wwhgd.org. This exciting event will take place at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency at 7500 GEOINT Drive, Springfield, Virginia […]

Roslyn Cress is named June Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Roslyn Cress, Financial/Grant Analyst for the ESP department on being selected as the June Employee of the Month at Mason!  We are tremendously happy for her. Roslyn’s long career (20 years at Mason, and the last 15 in ESP) enables her to fulfill many roles in her capacity – official and unofficial.  Her knowledge of […]

ESP Seminar by Bruce Wilcox on Zoonotic Diseases – June 14, 2016

ESP Special Seminar “Toward Understanding Emerging Zoonotic Diseases: Lessons from Southeast Asia” Tuesday June 14th, 2016 in Exploratory Hall 3301 at 12:00 pm by distinguished guest speaker Bruce A. Wilcox, M.S., Ph.D. Director, Integrative Education and Research Programme Professor, Global Health Asia Office, Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University Bangkok, Thailand