Past Events

Dec1

Unpaid Internship Scholarship Deadline

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 11:50 PM to 11:55 PM
Online Location, HandShake

If you meet the minimum requirements, then we encourage you to apply for scholarships of up to $1,500 to support you in your spring internship. Apply now - Deadline is December 1!

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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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Nov16

Fall for the Books: Women and Leadership in College with Dr. Julie Owen

Monday, November 16, 2020 11:00 AM

Julie E. Owen’s new book, We are the Leaders We’ve Been Waiting For focuses on helping young women develop the skills necessary to succeed not only in their college environment, but also in the world. In this panel, she is joined by a group of students who are featured in her book to discuss challenges faced by young women today—and what can be done to overcome them.

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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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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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