Immigration Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events


Government Week

School of Integrative Studies

September 18, 2017, 8:00 AM to September 22, 2017, 5:00 PM
Student Union I, Multiple locations for events. Check website and flyer for more details

University Career Services is hosting a full week of workshops, discussions, and site visits offering an in-depth look at what it takes to build a career in government.

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Discussing Catalan Independence with Toni Sala

Alan Cheuse International Writers Center

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
The Hub (SUB II), Front Ballroom

The Alan Cheuse International Writers Center is pleased to present an evening with our first international writer-in-resident, Catalan writer and journalist Toni Sala. Toni will join writer, translator and teacher Roser Caminals-Heath, recently of Hood College, and Head of the Catalan Delegation to the United States, Andrew Davis, to discuss the October referendum on Catalan independence from Spain.

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New Orientation for Editors

CHSSWeb Training

CHSSWeb Help

Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, #420A

Learn how to edit the pages of your website. Become acquainted with all the features of the college web system called CHSSWeb. General review all CHSSWeb applications. The session is designed for new CHSSWeb editors in need of training. Please RSVP.

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Yoga for Well-Being

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Thursday, September 21, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Johnson Center, Dance Studio (ground floor)

Co-sponsored by CWB and Mason Recreation, our weekly yoga for well-being practice helps you recalibrate body, mind, and spirit leading to greater focus, productivity, and well-being.

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Film: RFK in the Land of Apartheid - a Ripple of Hope

Learn about the Mason Global Education program “Social Movements in South Africa.”

Writing and Rhetoric

Thursday, September 21, 2017 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1202

Come see a screening of “RFK in the Land of Apartheid: a ripple of hope” filmmakers tell the little known story of Robert Kennedy's 1966 visit to South Africa during the worst years of Apartheid. The film evokes the connections between the American Civil Rights Movement and the Anti-Apartheid Movement in South Africa. Also, learn more about the Mason Global Education program “Social Movements in South Africa.”

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