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Oct7

Conservation Discovery Day at the SMSC Campus

School of Integrative Studies

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Front Royal

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute will be hosting its first annual Conservation Discovery Day on Saturday October 7th 9am-4pm (Info: https://nationalzoo.si.edu/events/conservation-discovery-day). SMSC is interested in arranging transportation to/from the event for any of our Fairfax students who are interested in attending. Any students interested in attending should email Elizabeth Freeman below by Sept 25th as we need an exact head count.

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Oct7

11th Annual Critiquing Culture Conference

11th Annual Conference, Sponsored by GMU Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee

Cultural Studies

Saturday, October 7, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1203 & 1204

The 11th annual Critiquing Culture Conference is brought to you by the Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee (SOC) at George Mason University. The theme of this year’s conference of “Social Movements and Resistance” reflects the particularly potent political moment in which we are currently situated. Papers and panels will address, critique, or otherwise analyze contemporary and historical developments of, and responses to, activism and political uncertainty. Check out to see the schedule and other details.

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