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CHSS Faculty Feature video series

CHSS Faculty Feature video series

Welcome to our Faculty Feature video series, where we showcase the research and academic journeys of our outstanding CHSS faculty.

Fall for the Book to receive NEA grant

Fall for the Book to receive NEA grant

Fall for the Book is pleased to announce it has been approved by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for a Grants for Arts Projects award of $20,000. This grant will support general operating costs for Fall for the Book’s year-round programming.

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) summer stipends

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) summer stipends

The National Endowment for the Humanities’ Summer Stipends program aims to stimulate new research in the humanities by providing small awards to individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Program guidelines are anticipated to become available on June 18, 2024, with a submission deadline of September 18, 2024. NEH will be offering a webinar for administrators and prospective applicants on July 10, 2024, at 2 p.m. (Registration required).

Resources for summer grant writing

Resources for summer grant writing

Mason’s Research Development Services is providing summer grant writing services including copy editing services for faculty wishing to receive input on the grammar, syntax, layout, and overall presentation of their grant applications. This work will be performed by graduate and advanced undergraduate students receiving technical editing training at Mason. Registration is required.

Faculty feature: Rutledge M. Dennis

Faculty feature: Rutledge M. Dennis

Rutledge M. Dennis, professor of sociology and anthropology, sits down with CHSS to discuss his academic journey and research.

Shout-Outs, May 2024

Shout-Outs, May 2024

The CHSS Digest includes Shout-Outs to faculty and staff who have submitted their exciting news and accomplishments throughout the month. Have news to share? Send it our way so we can spread the word!

IIR Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Joshua Tuttle

IIR Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Joshua Tuttle

Dr. Joshua Tuttle is a sociologist who graduated with his Ph.D. from George Mason University in 2019. From 2012 to 2017, Dr. Tuttle worked at the Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) as a Graduate Research Assistant, where he researched the contributions of immigrant communities to local economies.

Congratulations to our newest CHSS alumni!

Congratulations to our newest CHSS alumni!

On May 10, more than 1,300 CHSS degrees were conferred at the Class of 2024 Spring Degree Celebration. Check out this video of highlights and view photos from the event.

CHSS recognizes spring 2024 Outstanding Graduates

CHSS recognizes spring 2024 Outstanding Graduates

Each semester we honor graduating students nominated by their departments for their academic achievement and contributions to their respective fields. Please join us in celebrating the spring 2024 undergraduate and graduate student honorees.