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CHSS Events

Sep2

Welcome Week Pizza Party

Sponsored by Women and Gender Studies and LGBTQ Resources

Women and Gender Studies

September 2, 2015, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Johnson Center, # 240K

Come join us for our annual Welcome Week Pizza Party. All are welcome. Get to know us in Women and Gender Studies and LGBTQ Resources!

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Sep2

Silent Meditation Wednesdays

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

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

September 2, 2015, 1:30 PM to 1:50 PM
Robinson Hall A, #251

Assistant Dean in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and CWB Senior Fellow, Katie Clare, leads an on-going silent 30-minute meditation practice open to all. Unlike other forms of meditation, this "just sitting" zen-style meditation practice is without instruction; the simplicity of one's mindful presence is the teacher.

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Sep3

Yoga for Well-Being Thursday's in Fairfax

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

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

September 3, 2015, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Johnson Center, Dance Studio (ground floor)

“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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Sep3

CHSSWeb User's Group

Open Session Discussion

CHSSWeb Help

September 3, 2015, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, #420A

Meet with CHSSWeb IT team, managers of different college websites and fellow peers to get hands-on help and discuss issues, questions or concerns about your site. This is a great opportunity to get answers to those pesky questions.

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Sep3

MA Art History Orientation and Reception

A welcome for new students

History and Art History

September 3, 2015, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Robinson Hall B, 333 (Conference Room)

New MA Art History students are encouraged to meet the faculty and current students of the program. The department will run through the program course of study, exams and other related topics. Refreshments will be provided. This event is hosted by University Life and the History & Art History Department.

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Sep4

College Colors Day

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

September 4, 2015, 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Wear Your Green and Gold! Celebrated on Friday, September 4, National College Colors Day kicks off another school year of Spirit Fridays at Mason. The Mason community is encouraged to wear Mason gear every Friday, wherever they are, to show their pride.

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