Todd Kashdan, faculty member in the Department of Psychology and senior scientist in the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being, writes in Psychology Today about the influence of sexuality on happiness.
Whitney Shiner, faculty member in the Department of Religious Studies, is remembered for his generous spirit, his expertise on the early Christian Gospels, and his broad knowledge of diverse religious cultures.
A new well-being course will teach students how to assist people who are dealing with a mental health or substance use-related crisis. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an 8-week course students can take to earn one academic credit from Mason and a certificate from Mental Health First Aid USA, part of the National Council of Behavioral Health.
For Pride Week, a screening and discussion of Moonlight. April 13, 4:30pm Johnson Center Cinema. The film presents a mental odyssey about the youth, adolescence, and adulthood of Chiron, who is growing up gay and black in Miami.
The mood in EagleBank Arena was lively on May 18 and 19, as the College of Humanities and Social Sciences held its degree celebration ceremonies. Congratulations again to all of our graduates! We are pleased to welcome you to an impressive community of alumni, made only stronger by the class of 2017.
Her years of fieldwork in Borneo made anthropology professor Anne Schiller a natural to consult on the fictionalized account of an actual gold mining scandal on the Pacific island. Her contributions ensured the indigenous people were portrayed accurately and respectfully.