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CHSS Events

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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Oct23

Yoga for Well-Being Thursdays 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)
October 23, 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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Oct23

Mason Ready 2014

A Life Safety Fair

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), Lawn
October 23, 2014, 4:00 PM to 9:30 PM

George Mason University's environmental safety and health office is coordinating a life safety fair to emphasize safe driving, fire safety, bike safety, and health maintenance on campus. The event will include a mock residence hall burn, an impaired obstacle course and bumper cars, fire extinguisher training, free food, and much more. The event is free and is open to all students, faculty, staff, and surrounding community members.

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Oct23

Visual Voices: Ann Fessler, professor of photography at the Rhode Island School of Design

Women and Gender Studies
Harris Theater
October 23, 2014, 7:00 PM

"A Girl Like Her." As part of the presentation, Fessler will screen her documentary, "A Girl Like Her." Fessler will make opening remarks situation the documentary in its cultural context and in the context of her own life and work; she will then screen the film (approximately 48 mins.) and follow it with a question-and-answer session.

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