College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events


Alexandra Johnson


Creative Writing

Thursday, February 19, 2009 2:30 AM
Research I, Room 163

Alexandra Johnson, author of Leaving a Trace: On Keeping a Journal and The Hidden Writer: Diaries and the Creative Life, reads from her works.

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Women and Gender Studies

Annual Faculty and Staff Breakfast

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 3:00 AM to 5:00 AM
The Admissions Lounge - Second Floor - Johnson Center (Adjacent to the Women and Gender Studies Center)

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The War on Gaza

Lectures on History, Human Rights, International Law, Politics

Middle East Studies

Thursday, January 22, 2009 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Johnson Center Bistro

The war on Gaza is soon entering its 4th week. Israel's aerial and ground offensive has killed 1,000 Palestinians and injured 4,500. Hamas has killed 10 Israelis (four more were killed by "friendly" fire). Why does this offensive come at the heels of the Obama Administration? How has it exacerbated an existing humanitarian crisis in Gaza wrought by an Israeli blockade? What are the international law implications of the offensive? And what next for the peace process?

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The War on Gaza


Thursday, January 22, 2009 2:30 PM
Johnson Center Bistro - Ground Floor

Presented by the Middle East Studies Program. The guest speakers will be Ilana Feldman, Bill Corcoran, Mitchell Plitnick and Noura Erakat.

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3rd Annual Dean’s Tailgate


Saturday, January 17, 2009 6:30 AM to 8:30 AM
Mason Hall Atrium

Join Dean Jack Censer and your fellow alumni for food, fun and festivities before the GMU Patriots vs. James Madison University Men’s Basketball Game on Saturday.

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