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College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events

Nov13

Phd proposal presentations

Bonny Paez and John Kinney

Linguistics
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), #3300
November 13, 2014, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Two 20-minute presentations Bonny Paez: Postvocalic Influence on L2 Complex Nuclei John Kinney: L2 Spirantization: Production and Perception this event is open to the public

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Nov19

George Mason University Hunger Banquet

On our planet, one in seven people goes hungry. But hunger is not about too many people and too little food.

Social Action and Integrative Learning
The Hub (SUB II), Ballroom
November 19, 2014, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

On our planet, one in seven people goes hungry. But hunger is not about too many people and too little food. Our rich and bountiful planet produces enough food to feed every woman, man, and child on earth. Hunger is about power. Its roots lie in inequalities in access to resources. The results are illiteracy, poverty, war, and the inability of families to grow or buy food. Few experiences bring to life these inequalities more powerfully than a Hunger Banquet event. Unique and memorable, the Hunger Banquet can help raise awareness, as organizers and participants alike experience first- hand how our decisions affect others in the world. We hope you’ll join us for this impactful experience!

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