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CHSS Events

Oct16

Eighth Annual China Town Hall Meeting

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Mason Global Center (formerly Mason Inn Hotel), Salon A
October 16, 2014, 6:15 PM to 9:30 PM

George Mason University, together with the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations (NCUSCR), will convene the Eighth Annual CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections on Thursday, October 16, 2014. The event will take place at the Mason Global Center (formerly the Mason Inn Hotel and Conference Center), Fairfax Campus.

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Oct18

(RE)VISIONS OF THE FUTURE: Public Sociology, Environmental Justice, & the Crisis of Climate Change, 4th Annual Public Sociology Conference

Sociology and Anthropology
October 18, 2014

The graduate students of the Public Sociology Program at George Mason University organize an annual conference that critically engages contemporary social problems with diverse publics. This year’s conference engages the robust field of environmental justice and the contemporary crisis of climate change. We invite papers and session proposals—from students, scholars, practitioners, policymakers and activists, alike—that focus on the social impacts of environmental changes and the ongoing and emerging efforts to shape and reshape our future.

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