Past Events

Nov16

President Washington hosts Freedom and Learning Forum

Theme: Social justice, Anti-racism, and Inclusion

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Monday, November 16, 2020 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Mason President Gregory Washington will host a Freedom and Learning Forum with a theme of racial justice, anti-racism, and inclusion. Panelists will Provost Mark Ginsburg, CHSS Dean Ann Ardis, Faculty Affairs Director of Diversity, Inclusion and Well-Being Milli Rivera, University Life Associate Dean Creston Lynch, and Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence Task Force co-chairs Shernita Parker and Wendi Manuel-Scott. 

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Nov16

The US Postal Service in American History

Public invited to guest lecture on the US Postal Service in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020

History and Art History

Monday, November 16, 2020 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM
Online Location, https://gmu.zoom.us/j/91213843117

Lynn Heidelbaugh, curator at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, to speak on "The US Postal Service in American History" in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020. Guests welcome!

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Nov13

UndocuMason & GMU-AAUP Webinar

Cultural Studies

Friday, November 13, 2020 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Join UndocuMason in partnership with GMU-AAUP on November 13th from 4:30-5:30pm through Zoom to learn more about the UndocuAlly Training program, UndocuMason’s policy agenda and for a discussion of ways to build solidarity and allyship with undocumented students.

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Nov5

CSC: "From Principle to Right: The Anti-colonial Reinvention of Self-Determination"

w/ Adom Getachew, the Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago.

Cultural Studies

Thursday, November 5, 2020 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Zoom Virtual Event

Please join us virtually for this week's CSC talk, which will feature Adom Getachew presenting her work on the anti-colonial project of critics, intellectuals, and statesmen such as Nnamdi Azikiwe, W.E.B. DuBois and Kwame Nkrumah and the emergence of a right to self-determination as a distinctively anti-colonial ideal.

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Nov2

Fake News & American Media History

Public invited to guest lecture on fake news and the history of American media in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020

History and Art History

Monday, November 2, 2020 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM
Online Location, https://gmu.zoom.us/j/91213843117

Prof. Sam Lebovic to speak on "Fake News and the History of American Media" in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020. Guests welcome!

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Oct19

"Global Pandemics in American History"

Guest Speaker to Address Global Pandemics in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020

History and Art History

Monday, October 19, 2020 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM
Online Location, https://gmu.zoom.us/j/91213843117

Dr. Steven Harris-Scott to speak on Global Pandemics in American History in HIST 389: The History of the Election of 2020.

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Oct9

Communication Bachelor's to Accelerated Masters Interest Meeting

Friday, October 9, 2020 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

The COMM BAM group, BA Director Dr. Wright, MA Director Dr. Craig, and Graduate Coordinator Brittany Sanders will go over what you need to know about BAM. We cover everything from applying to graduating with your BA and MA in an average of 5 years and will be available to answer any questions you may have. Anyone interested is encouraged to attend. Signing up here ensures we will send you the zoom info to join the meeting.

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Oct9

Find Your Future 2020- VIRTUAL Communication Career Forum

Sponsored by The Insight Committee of the Department of Communication

October 9, 2020, 10:00 AM to November 6, 2020, 11:00 AM
Zoom online sessions

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Communication Forum will be held virtually over Zoom and split into six different and themed mentoring sessions with career professionals every Friday in October and the first Friday of November!

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