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Apr30

GMU Hungry Games

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
SUB 1 Quad (Rain location: SUB 1 Patriot's Lounge)
April 30, 2015, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Join us for Mason’s second Hungry Games! Do you have what it takes to challenge your college survival skills in the areas of Wellness, Fitness, Nutrition, Teamwork and Stress-relief? With fun games, giveaways, and tasty snacks, you are sure to walk away with new tips and strategies on how to incorporate wellness into your Mason experience.

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Apr30

Yoga for Well-Being Thursday Afternoons 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)
April 30, 2015, 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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Apr30

Yoga for Well-Being Thursday Evenings 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)
April 30, 2015, 5:15 PM to 6:15 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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May1

Mindfulness Meditation Fridays in Fairfax

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Student Union I, 4210
May 1, 2015, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Mindfulness meditation is an ancient Buddhist practice that has been adopted by western culture due to its undeniable holistic benefits. It is a research-based type of meditation that utilizes ancient Buddhist practices to achieve states of awareness of self which leads to calming of the mind and emotions for increased psychological and cognitive clarity.

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May3

TEDxGeorgeMasonU 2015 Conference on May 3rd

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Center for the Arts, Harris Theatre
May 3, 2015, 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM

This year’s TedX GeorgeMasonU conference will showcase some of the most captivating and thought-provoking movers and shakers within the Mason community and beyond. The theme this year: Gathering STEAM will explore the intersections between the arts and sciences happening here at George Mason and around the country.

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