Support to extend benefits to LGBTQ faculty, staff shown by administrators, students, staff

In the months leading up to the November state elections, Mason’s faculty senate, president and student government spoke out about their desire to see health benefits extended fully to LGBTQ faculty and staff.

Under Virginia’s current constitution, Mason cannot extend health benefits to the partners and families of LGBTQ faculty and staff members because of how the commonwealth defines marriage.

State policies prohibit the university from using state money for practices that conflict with state law.

Fall for the Blog: Lifestyle staff prepares for upcoming book festival

Fourth Estate follows events of the Fifteenth Annual Fall for the Book Festival through Fall for the Blog.

The Lifestyle Staff at Fourth Estate eagerly anticipates the upcoming Fall for the Book festival at Mason.