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College Colors Day

George Mason University

The “We Are MASON” program originated from a desire for the Mason community to show support and unity for George Mason University.   We Are MASON showcases the spirit, pride, and tradition that make us proud to be a Patriot.

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David Atkins, (703) 993-3402, datkins1@gmu.edu, The Collegiate Licensing Company

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Welcome Week 2014

Welcome Week 2014 - a warm welcome to all of the newest members of the Mason Community. Check the website for individual event information.

(703) 993-8760, University Life

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8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Friday Write Ins for Faculty

Research Hall, Room 161

Our Fall Friday Morning Write Ins offer uninterrupted work time, a distraction-free work place, and a supportive and collegial community of peers. After a few minutes of check ins and goal setting, we spend our time quietly working together. Join us to connect with other faculty writers on campus and to set the tone for a productive fall semester.

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Caitlin Holmes, (703) 993-1187, cholmes9@gmu.edu, Writing Across the Curriculum

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9 am - 4 pm

DMV2Go (FFX)

Chesapeake River Lane

Take care of your DMV business at a convenient Mason location.

(703) 993-2600, hr@gmu.edu, Human Resources and Payroll

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12 pm - 12:25 pm

Daily Mass

St. Robert Bellarmine Chapel

Fr. Peter Nassetta celebrates Catholic Daily Mass.

Kathy O'Hare, (703) 425-0022 x301, kohare@gmu.edu, Catholic Campus Ministry

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12 pm - 2 pm

Got Recovery Kickoff

Johnson Center, East Plaza

Got Cornhole? Students in recovery from alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, welcome new students in recovery and everyone else who likes to have fun to Got Recovery?. Come have a blast with Wellness, Alcohol, and Violence Education Services (WAVES), Active Minds, Student Involvement and students playing games, snacking and meeting new people.

Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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12 pm - 3 pm

Patriot Pitches Interest Meeting

Johnson Center, Room A

We've got 99 problems but a pitch ain't one. If you are interested in auditioning for Mason's only official on-campus co-ed a cappella group, you are invited to this one-of-a-kind info session. You'll be able to meet our President and the rest of the Board, socialize with our former members, get information on auditioning for the 2014 group, and maybe even show off your vocal skills.

Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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2 pm

Men's Soccer: Mason vs. Howard

American University, Washington, D.C.

Come out and support Mason's Men's Soccer team as they take on Howard at American in the Kuykenstrong D.C. College Cup.

Andrew Bashuk, (703) 993-3222, abashuk@gmu.edu, Intercollegiate Athletics

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4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Build-a-Burger

Hanover Hall

This fun barbecue marks the end of the first week of classes and the beginning of the new academic year. New students will have an opportunity to meet faculty and staff over free food from Brion's Grille, including veggie burgers.

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Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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5:45 pm - 8 pm

Welcome Week Shabbat

Johnson Center, George's Restaurant

First Friday night Shabbat dinner of the year with Falafel and Schwarma. Meet other students at Mason, get fed and reconnect after summer break. Hillel welcomes all students to our weekly dinner.

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Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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6 pm

OSI Films: The Amazing Spider Man 2

Johnson Center, Cinema

Free Movie, Free Popcorn and lots of fun. Kick off this year Student Involvement Films Season with this year's premier: The Amazing Spiderman 2. This film features Peter Parker running the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of super villains against him, impacting his life. PG-13 142 min.

(703) 993-2909, osifilms@gmu.edu, Office of Student Involvement

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7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Step Expo

Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

Step shows have over a sixty-year history starting at predominately Black Colleges and has spread to nearly every major university in the United States including some Ivy League Schools. This annual Mason event is always a crowd pleaser as members of our Black Greek Community showcase an art form that has a significant history tracing back to Africa. Sponsored by Fraternity and Sorority life and Student Involvement.

Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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9 pm

OSI Films: The Amazing Spider Man 2

Johnson Center, Cinema

Free Movie, Free Popcorn and lots of fun. Kick off this year Student Involvement Films Season with this year's premier: The Amazing Spiderman 2. This film features Peter Parker running the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of super villains against him, impacting his life. PG-13 142 min.

(703) 993-2909, osifilms@gmu.edu, Office of Student Involvement

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9 pm - 11 pm

MP3 Experiment

Johnson Center, North Plaza

The Mp3 Experiment is a new event coming to Mason, which is guaranteed to get some laughs. Have fun meeting other students by plugging in your ear buds and follow along.

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Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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10 pm

Mason Improv Association Opening Night

Johnson Center, Bistro

Come see the Mason Improv Association (MIA)'sfirst show of the semester. Crowd participation is highly encouraged! Find out more about our performance team and how you can become a part of the MIA. Sponsored by the Mason Improv Association.

Weekends at Mason, (703) 993-4675, weekends@gmu.edu, Patriot Activities Council

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