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Mason Spirit is published three times a year by the Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations in conjunction with the Office of Communications and Marketing.
By Cathy Cruise, MFA '93 on July 14, 2016
LaNitra Berger helps deserving students land big awards, even Fulbrights, and is especially driven to address the underrepresentation of minority students.
By Jamie Rogers on January 28, 2016
Katrina Sapp keeps more than 65 of Mason’s Steinway & Sons pianos tuned and in tip-top condition for the hundreds of music students and faculty who play them.
By Buzz McClain, BA '77 on November 2, 2015
Job: Digital Collections and Exhibitions Archivist Bob Vay, BA History ’92, came to Mason in August 1985 as a physical education major. When he graduated in 1992, he took a position with the National Archives in the Richard Nixon Presidential Library. “Then I found this job in December 1993,” he said during a conversation in…
By Colleen Kearney Rich on May 5, 2015
Monica Marcelli has her dream job. “I actually like Mondays. I’m excited to come to work,” she says. Marcelli joined Mason six years ago to run its greenhouse.