Folklore
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events

Sep18

Six Week Deadline for Summer Graduates

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

September 18, 2015, 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

After each conferral date, students are given six weeks to resolve conflicts delaying degree conferral. Eligible circumstances include incomplete or in-progress grades, outstanding study elsewhere grades, graduate transfer of credit to be posted, and dropping an unmet minor. If the issue is resolved by the end of the six-week deadline, your diploma and transcript will still name the official graduation date. If they are not resolved by the deadline, the date for the next degree conferral date will be used.

Read More »
Sep19

Free EKG Screening!

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

September 19, 2015, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The RAC at George Mason University

The Ryan Lopynski Big Heart Foundation in partnership with George Mason University will conduct FREE ON-SITE heart screenings. College and High School students are welcome. An EKG screening analyzes the electrical signals of the heart. The results are reviewed on site by cardiologists and sports physicians experienced in heart screens. The goal is to save the lives of our youths before it is too late!

Read More »
Sep22

Brown Bag Series: Amplifying the Concept of 'Well-Being': Public and Global Dimensions

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

September 22, 2015, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), #1201

George Mason University established the world's first PhD Program in Public Sociology. How does "public sociology" inflect the concept of well-being, and how does "well-being" inflect the concept of public sociology? In this presentation, Dr. Jacobs will explore such dimensions of well-being as real utopias, human rights, building sustainable communities, and re-visioning the future.

Read More »
Sep22

Fear 2 Freedom

Social Action and Integrative Learning

September 22, 2015, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

Join us on September 22, 2015 from 4pm-7pm 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

Read More »
Sep22

Fear 2 Freedom

Sponsors: Women and Gender Studies; Leadership Education and Development; WAVES

Women and Gender Studies

September 22, 2015, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

Join us 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. Web: http://fear2freedom.onmason.com/

Read More »