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

Past Events


Evoking Place: Fifty Years of Landscapes from the Art Museum of the Americas

Opening reception for a student-curated exhibition event

History and Art History

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Art & Design Building, Fine Arts Gallery, First Floor

This exhibition, which runs from April 12-29, showcases 30 landscapes by 29 artists from 14 countries selected from the permanent collection of the Art Museum of the Americas in Washington DC. It is completely curated by students in Professor Michele Greet's ARTH 495/ARTH 599 courses.

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2017 Leading to Well-Being Conference

April 6, 2017, 8:00 AM to April 8, 2017, 5:30 PM

Now in its eighth year, George Mason University’s Leading to Well-Being Conference gathers the nation’s top experts in organizational leadership for deep and substantial learning. 2017 programming focuses on building resilient organizations and contemplative practices for 21st century higher education.

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Bachelor's/Accelerated Master's Showcase

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), #1201 - James W. Hazel Conference Room

You're invited to attend Mason's Bachelor's/Accelerated Master's Showcase. Come explore more than 50 different program options, meet our faculty, and speak with admissions representatives from our graduate programs.

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Day of Translation

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1203

The Cheuse Center, in partnership with the Center for the Art of Translation in San Francisco, will be holding a Day of Translation to discuss the art and issues of literary translation. With panelists such as Karen Emmerich of Princeton, Bruce Fulton of the University of British Columbia, and Howard Norman of the University of Maryland, the event will host panel topics such as "Spanish-Language Literature in Translation," "The Politics of Translation," and "The Art of Translation."

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New Leaves Writing Conference

Creative Writing

April 3, 2017, 7:30 PM to April 7, 2017, 7:00 PM

Readings, panels, and presentations highlight the 2017 New Leaves Festival, hosted by the Creative Writing Program at George Mason University. Except as noted, all events are open to the public and take place at locations on Mason’s Fairfax, VA, campus.

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Are Markets Just? Fairness vs. Growth, a False Choice.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room, Second Floor

George Mason University's Program in Philosophy, Politics and Economics presents: Three Public Lectures by Steven Pearlstein, Robinson Professor of Public Affairs, and Pulitzer Prize winning Economics Columnist, Washington Post.

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