The Mason Spirit

Black Alumni Reception held April 26, 2002.

Association News

Mason Alumni Day at the Zoo
On Sunday, June 30, 2002, the Alumni Association will sponsor Alumni Day at the National Zoo. The day will include an exclusive picnic for George Mason alumni in Gorilla Grove at 2 p.m., free time to walk around the zoo, and a private demonstration and tour of the Think Tank led by Mason alumnus and assistant research professor Robert Shumaker at 5:30 p.m. Tickets will only be sold through the Alumni Affairs Office and are limited in number. Please contact Andy Ackley at (703) 993-8739 or for more information.

The Law Alumni Chapter will sponsor its fifth annual Judicial and Legislative Reception at the Law School in Arlington, Va., on May 29, 2002. The event honors distinguished judges and legislators, both state and federal, in the Washington metropolitan area. On June 4, a Richmond-area alumni reception will be held in conjunction with the Virginia Bar Association's Swearing-in Ceremony. If you want to attend or need more information on either event, please call the Office of Career Development and Alumni Services at the Law School at (703) 993-8020.

MASONline, MasonWire Help You Stay Connected to George Mason

The MASONline alumni directory is coming soon! Now in the final testing stage, this online tool will allow you to search for classmates and update your contact information with a click of the mouse. MASONline will soon be accessible via the alumni web site at When you register to use MASONline, be sure to provide your e-mail address so you can receive our new monthly e-newsletter, the MasonWire.

MasonWire provides you with brief summaries of what's happening at George Mason, information about Alumni Association programs and activities, and Patriot sports updates! If you don't already receive the MasonWire, send e-mail to and include your name, graduation year, and e-mail address, along with the message "Subscribe MasonWire."