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Feb12

2016 Provost's Symposium for Multidisciplinary Research

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

February 12, 2016, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Mason Global Center (formerly Mason Inn Hotel), Main Ballroom

Mason's Provost's Office invites researchers, faculty members, and interdisciplinary innovators to take part in the Symposium for Multidisciplinary Research. Organized around the topic of security, the symposium seeks to bring together diverse disciplines to explore complementary perspectives, and will feature an internal seed grant competition.

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Feb15

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

February 15, 2016, 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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Feb15

Silent Meditation Mondays

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

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

February 15, 2016, 1:30 PM to 1:50 PM
Johnson Center, #244

Associate Professor of English, Don Gallehr, 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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Feb15

Global Affairs MA On-Campus Open House

For Prospective Students

Global Affairs

February 15, 2016, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1202

Prospective students are invited to come and meet faculty and current students, and learn how and why to join the Global Affairs graduate program.

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Feb16

Yoga for Well-Being Tuesdays in Arlington

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

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

February 16, 2016, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Founder's Hall

“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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