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CHSS Events

Mar6

Mindfulness Meditation Fridays in Fairfax

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Student Union I, 4210
March 6, 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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Mar9

Spring Break

No Monday Seminar

Neuroscience Program
Krasnow Institute, #229
March 9, 2015, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Monday Seminars will resume on 3/16/2015 with a talk by Michael Burman entitled Limbic System Development Underlying the Emergence of Classical Fear Conditioning in the Rat.

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Mar13

CHSSWeb User's Group

Open Session Discussion

CHSSWeb Help
Enterprise Hall, #420A
March 13, 2015, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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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Mar16

Application Deadline: The Mathy Junior Faculty Awards in the Arts and Humanities

For Fall 2015 or Spring 2016

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College Hall, #100
March 16, 2015, 4:00 PM

Tenure track assistant professors in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the College of Visual and Performing Arts, who are in their first through fourth year at George Mason University (as of September 2015), are invited to apply for the Mathy Junior Awards in the Arts and Humanities.

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Mar16

Limbic System Development Underlying the emergence of Classical Fear Conditioning in the Rat

Monday Seminar

Neuroscience Program
Krasnow Institute, #229
March 16, 2015, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Dr. Michael A. Burman, Assistant Professor Dept. of Psychology & Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences University of New England Fear and anxiety disorder have a lifetime incidence of over 25% of the population. Although the neural circuitry involved in fear conditioning in mature organisms is well understood, the development of these circuits is […]

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Mar16

Fellows Applications for Fall '15 due March 16th!

Application Deadline for Global Politics Fellows and Nonprofit Fellows

Arlington Fellows
March 16, 2015, 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Application deadline for the fall 2015 cohorts of the Global Politics Fellows and Nonprofit Fellows are due on Monday, March 16, 2015! Applications materials can be found on-line at Fellows.gmu.edu

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