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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