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Turks in America Public History Initiative

Panel and Reception

Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies

Saturday, November 16, 2019 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room (2001)

The Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies at George Mason University cordially invites you to the launch panel and reception for the Turks in America Public History Initiative on November 16, 2019, 2:00 pm- 5:00 pm at GMU's Fairfax Campus. The program will feature an academic panel of three scholars who will discuss multiple aspects of Ottoman-Turkish immigration into the United States, a short multimedia presentation of the project, and a reception.

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13th Annual CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections

History and Art History

Monday, November 18, 2019 5:50 PM to 8:00 PM
The Hub (SUB II), Ballroom (building #55 on campus map)

Now in its thirteenth year, CHINA Town Hall (CTH) has provided Americans across the country a more nuanced understanding of the implications of China’s rise for U.S.-China relations and for their own communities. The evening will begin with a reception and refreshments at 5:15 p.m. The substantive portion of the program will begin at 5:50 p.m.

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Teaching Spanish in the U.S. Roundtable

Modern and Classical Languages

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Robinson Hall B, 108

Join the Conversation (in Spanish & English) with Local Administrators & Spanish Educators: Dr. Gregory Jones, World Languages Coordinator (FCPS) Derrell ‘Rudy’ Smith, World Languages Educational Specialist (FCPS) Julio Acuna, Stone Middle School (FCPS) Gloria Giraldo, Claremont Immersion Elementary (APS) Sara Jordan, George Mason University/Work-Life Spanish sponsored by the Department of Modern and Classical Languages

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