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Posted September 21 2018

Disney On Ice Discount

Discount Alert! Disney On Ice’s Mickey’s Search Party will be at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, VA, October 3-7, 2018!


Please read the flyer for more details about:

• Dates

• Times

• Discounts

• How to purchase Tickets


The deadline to order tickets is Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12 p.m. EDT.


For questions, please email

Posted September 18 2018

CommonHealth Weekly Wellnote: The Pros and Cons of Flip Flops

Each week, CommonHealth, the state’s Employee Wellness Program, releases a Weekly Wellnote. These notes aim to enhance your well-being by giving you tips on topics such as nutrition, sleep, and exercise.

This week’s Weekly Wellnote focuses on the pros and cons of wearing flip flops. To learn more, you can read the Weekly Wellnote here.

You may also visit CommonHealth’s site to read past Weekly Wellnotes.

Posted September 18 2018

Military Spouses and Partners Employed at George Mason University

Calling all military spouses and partners employed at George Mason University! Come join other military partners and spouses on September 26th at 12:00pm at the MIX next to Fenwick Library.


Bring your lunch or a cup of coffee and meet new friends. This will be a great opportunity to connect with others, share advice and discuss how this group can be a valuable resource for Mason military spouses and partners going forward.


Questions? Please contact Kim Coryell, proud military spouse for over 20 years at



All the Time...

Financial Well-Being Portal

Reward and Recognition

Philanthropy Week: Appreciation Day

Lunchtime Possibilities

Visit the Mason Parent Guide for some helpful resources

2018 Schedule


Check out our relocation resources including discounts on movers!

Freshman Move-in

Let us help you with a smooth transition for your spouse or partner with Dual Career resources.

Take advantage of our resource and referral information and join our Adult Caregiver Support Group

The Mason Statue decked out in green and gold.  Photo by Creative Services/George Mason University

Who's Walking Wednesday

Mason Walk In'

Biking Programs from Parking & Transportation

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To learn more, visit WBU.

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Bright Horizons Care Advantage Logo

Sittercity's Corporate Program is now known as Bright Horizons Care Advantage. Faculty, staff, and graduate students have a complimentary subscription to Sittercity's comprehensive database of in-home caregivers for child care, pet care, home care and tutoring plus Years Ahead, a senior care resource that can assist you in developing a plan to care for an aging loved one.

To learn more and to register for free access, please visit myMasonHR.

Sittercity logo and Years Ahead logo

Important note: Mason does not own, sponsor, or endorse Bright Horizons Care Advantage. It is your responsibility to carefully screen and check the references of any caregivers, including those who are listed on Bright Horizons Care Advantage, before you retain their services.

Stay Well

See how your Mason benefits package can help you stay well. Details under "Preventive Screenings". Wellness events and information abound at Wellness by Mason, an interdepartmental effort to promote a healthy Mason!



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Duffy is sporting Mason colors

thanks to UHall Needleworks'

Talented Stitchers!

(Photo of Duffy courtesy of Megan Kirk)

Ideas? Suggestions? Contact the work/life team at 3.2604 or via email at