Folklore
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events

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 »
Sep24

Events Application Training

CHSSWeb Help

September 24, 2015, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
New Century College Computer Lab, Enterprise Hall 420

Join us for a discussion and demonstration of the most frequently used application on CHSSWeb - the Events Application. The training will cover how to enter an event in the Events application and how to use the application's shared features to strengthen your website. For new and current CHSSWeb users.

Read More »
Sep24

Transnational Women Writers Reading Group

Sponsored by Women and Gender Studies

Women and Gender Studies

September 24, 2015, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Johnson Center, #240K

This reading group will meet biweekly beginning September 10th. The group will focus on transnational women writers of the twentieth century and contemporary writers. We will read works from the following authors: Buchi Emecheta, Nadine Gordimer, Edwidge Danticat, Julia Alvarez, and others.

Read More »
Sep29

Fall for the Book: CWB's Dr. Beth Cabrera author of Beyond Happy: Women, Work, and Well-Being

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

September 29, 2015, 4:30 PM to October 29, 2015, 5:45 PM
Harris Theater

In her life and in her book, Beyond Happy: Women, Work, and Well-Being, Dr. Beth Cabrera seeks to help women find their inner potential for happiness on the job and at home despite the challenges they face. Doors open at 4pm with light refreshments and book sales. Talk begins promptly at 4:30pm with a book signing immediately following. Sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being and Women & Gender Studies. Learn more about Dr. Cabrera's Book at http://cabrerainsights.com.

Read More »