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Sep27

The National Outdoor Championship

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
September 27, 2014, 12:00 AM to November 22, 2014, 12:00 PM

Mason is one of only TEN universities from across the US chosen for the the launch of the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge! Any student, staff, faculty, alumni or community member can participate and earn points for Mason. Register now and then log all your outdoor activities through Nov. 22!

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Nov16

George Mason University's Hunger and Homelessness Action Week 11/16 to 11/24

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
George Mason University
November 16, 2014, 12:00 PM to November 23, 2014, 5:00 PM

George Mason University is particitpating in National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week is held each year the week before Thanksgiving. This is a time for us all to start to think about what we are thankful for, and a perfect time to share our compassion with our neighbors who are experiencing homelessness. Please RSVP to the events on Facebook and invite your friends!

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Nov24

Yoga for Well-Being Mondays 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)
November 24, 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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Nov25

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
November 25, 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 integral 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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Nov25

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)
November 25, 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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