[21 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Fall Harvest Celebration at Mt. Vernon

Mount Vernon welcomes the autumn season with Fall Harvest Family Days, Oct. 25 and 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The entire family will enjoy autumn activities including horse-drawn wagon rides, wheat treading in the 16-sided barn, a straw bale maze, early-American games and demonstrations.

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[23 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]

With Halloween in the air, the third running of the Ghost, Goblins & Ghouls Spooktacular 5k and Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run will take place at One Loudoun in Ashburn on Saturday, Oct. 25, with a 4 p.m. start time. The event will center on the spooktacular theme of Halloween and incorporate a costume contest, a haunted 3.1 mile course pre-HYPE party starting at 2, fun for the kids and more.
Runners are encouraged to run in costume and enter the costume contest before the race or just come as a runner. …

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]

The Virginia Department of Education has developed a new guide for military families with children in special education. The 16-page guide provides information and answers to questions that military families with school-aged children might have about special education programs in Virginia public schools.

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Afternoon Trick-or-Treating Taking Place at Mount Vernon

For those of you with children, or who just want to act like children, George Washington’s Mount Vernon is hosting trick-or-treaters for the first time.

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Fall Harvest Celebration at Mt. Vernon

Mount Vernon welcomes the autumn season with Fall Harvest Family Days, Oct. 25 and 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The entire family will enjoy autumn activities including horse-drawn wagon rides, wheat treading in the 16-sided barn, a straw bale maze, early-American games and demonstrations.

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Downtime, Events, Featured, Headline, Off Campus »

[15 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Ghost Train Looking for Volunteers

Volunteer for the 34th Annual Ghost Train held at Burke Lake Park. We provide an alternative fall experience. Come dress up in costumes, hand out candy or provide scene support.

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[13 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
NOVA STEM Fair to be Held

NOVA will hold a career fair for STEM jobs on Oct. 29.

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Downtime, Events, GMU-related, Music »

[9 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Tickets Still Available for Bastille’s Saturday Show

U.K. band Bastille will kick-off its fall tour on Saturday, Oct. 11 in the D.C. area.

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Downtime, Events, Featured, On Campus »

[1 Oct 2014 | No Comments | ]
Comedy About Mental Illness to be Held at Manassas Campus

“Funnel Cakes Not Included” is a comedy about severe depression, the power of empathy and the need to erase the stigma attached to mental illness.

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[25 Sep 2014 | No Comments | ]
School Newspaper Adviser, Editor Suspended for Defying Orders Over the Name Redskins

Amid a months-long battle with administrators for editorial control — sparked by the student staff’s attempt to ban the word “Redskins” from the newspaper’s pages — the faculty adviser was suspended for two days and the editor for one month.

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