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CHSS Events

Sep20

Fear 2 Freedom

Social Action and Integrative Learning

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

Join us on September 20, 2016 from 4:30pm-6:30pm in the Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall, as we assemble hundreds of “Fear 2 Freedom” (F2F) after-care kits which are an essential element to healing provided for those affected by sexual assault, child abuse, domestic violence, and sex trafficking. The F2F kits that we assemble at Mason, will be distributed to our very own Student Health Services, Wellness, Alcohol and Violence Education Services, and local area hospitals in Fairfax and Prince William counties

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Sep28

SOAN Colloquium: The idea of ‘smartness’ and change

Dr. Nyberg explores the idea of ‘smartness’ (e.g. ‘smart city’, ‘smart house’, ‘smart grid’)

Sociology and Anthropology

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
10:30 AM to 11:50 PM
Johnson Center, Paul Robeson Room

Dr. Roy Nyberg explores the idea of ‘smartness’ (e.g. ‘smart city’, ‘smart house’, ‘smart grid’) that has recently become a trendy prefix to many of our basic elements of life.

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Sep28

Faculty & Staff Workshop with Dr. Jeffrey Arnett: "Supporting Emerging Adults in the Modern, Public Research University."

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), #1201

Dr. Jeffrey Arnett is a Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at Clark University and the founding President of the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood (SSEA). For over a decade he has conducted research on emerging adults concerning a wide variety of topics. Learn more about the latest research on this important and unique time of life both in this workshop and at his Fall For The Book presentation later in the day.

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