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Sep2

The Writing Center Opens for the Fall Semester

The Writing Center
September 02, 2014

The Writing Center opens for the fall semester on Tuesday, September 2nd. Our Fairfax Campus hours are 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Friday.

To make an appointment for tutoring, please visit writingcenter.gmu.edu any time after August 25th to book a time on our online scheduler.

To request a roadshow or workshop, please email wcenter@gmu.edu with your class name, location, number of students, and two choices of days/times for the event. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Sep2

Yoga for Well-Being in Arlington

A weekly free practice for all Mason students, staff, and faculty.

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Metropolitan Building, Room 5183
September 2, 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

“Yoga for Well-Being” is a hatha yoga class carefully themed to deepen one’s experience of an interdisciplinary approach to yoga. This practice includes precise instruction in beginning and intermediate level postures, breathing practices, and guided relaxation. Modifications will be offered to individualize the practice.

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Sep2

Tai Chi for Well-Being on Tuesdays in Fairfax

A weekly free practice for all Mason students, staff, and faculty.

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Johnson Center, Dance Studio (ground floor)
September 2, 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

This 45-minute practice will consist of Qigong and Tai Chi exercises and gentle stretching. The mindful quality of these movements will be the main focus of instruction. Each practice will begin with a brief introduction around the principles of these practices and participants will move their bodies from the inside out. Please wear stretchy clothes for your comfort.

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Sep3

NCLC 101 Field Trip - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Cornerstones
September 03, 2014

Sep3

Welcome Week Reception for Undergraduates

Economics
Enterprise Hall, 354
September 3, 2014, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The Economics Department welcomes back new and existing Economics undergraduates. Students are invited to our Welcome Week Panera breakfast on September 3, 2014, in the Enterprise Hall 354 suite, where they are encouraged to meet our Undergraduate Director, Jason Dunick, and mix and mingle with other students, Economics Society officers, faculty, and staff. All students who attend will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a book authored by our faculty members at the conclusion of the event.

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