"Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people" Prince
April 25, 2016

What's Happening This Week?
Financial Planning Seminar
Friday, April 29th @ 10:30AM
Having trouble finding where your paycheck goes? Financial Planner Thomas Block will be joining us during the regular Student Leader meeting time to continue the Cash Course discussion and offer more information about saving, budgeting, and planning for your future.

MCN Takeover
Monday, April 25th - Friday, April 29th
Join MCN as they take Mason by storm! All throughout the week, MCN will be hosting several events, such as a Panda Express Fundraiser on the 25th from 3PM-9PM, a kiosk in the JC on the 26th, a LIVE broadcast from the JC on the 27th at 6PM, a Noticiero takeover in the North Plaza on the 28th from 2PM-3PM and an online celebration of the Mason sports season at 7PM on the 29th.

Friday, April 29th @ 1:00PM
WGMU will be celebrating another wonderful year! Come celebrate with food, drink, music and networking! This is a great time to meet any new staff and send off the old staff on a high note.


MCN Sports
Video Live Stream Schedule:

• Men's Baseball vs. NAVY
   Wednesday, April 27th @ 3:00PM

• Men's Baseball vs. Richmond
   Friday, April 29th @ 3:00PM

• Men's Baseball vs. Richmond
   Saturday, April 30th @ 2:00PM

• Women's Lacrosse vs. VCU
   Saturday, April 30th @ 2:00PM

• Men's Baseball vs. Richmond
   Sunday, May 1st @ 1:00PM

Journal Jam
Thursday, May 5th @ 7PM
JC Bistro
Volition and GMR are celebrating 25 years of literary journals at Mason. Come by to enjoy brief presentations, networking with faculty and awards of research. In addition, there will be hot and cold dips, cupcakes, drinks and much more!

Benefit Reading for Casa Ruby
Friday, May 6th @ 7PM
Epicure Cafe

So to Speak is holding a benefit reading for Casa Ruby, a shelter for the LGBTQ community. This event is free, however So to Speak is asking attendees to donate for a good cause. For more information about the event, click here.

Student Media staff and volunteers must take this survey before the end of the academic school year. This short survey will help us better understand how your year went here at Student Media!
Take the Survey Now!

Student Recognition Awards
Student Media's Student Recognition Program honors winners each month in the following categories:

Best Creative Content   • Leader in Action
Outstanding Employee    • Spirit Award

We are now accepting nominations for April 2016! If you know someone who deserves consideration in the categories above, click on the button below to submit your nomination(s).

April nominations are due by 5/1/16!

April Nominations Are Now Open!
Nominate an Outstanding Student Today!

Window of Opportunity
City Internships Opportunity:
City Internships Student Ambassadors: City Internships provides immersive career training programs for college students and recent graduates designed to expand your horizons and get you job-ready. We are looking for driven and strategic individuals to act as a strong and persuasive voice on their university campus. The most successful Student Ambassadors will be able to effectively build brand awareness and represent City Internships in a positive light. Student Ambassador duties will include generating public interest, utilizing media platforms, implementing marketing strategies, and more. For more information you can review our link and apply at:

On behalf of everyone at Student Media,
we would like to extend our wishes for the happiest of birthdays to:

Cody Racek, WGMU, on April 29th
Created by: Sasha Toophanie