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De-Stress for Finals

Enjoy De-Stress Week activities including refreshments and exam kits.

Student Involvement, (703) 993-2909

12 pm

Noon Mass on the Fairfax Campus

Student Union Building I, Room A

Father Peter will celebrate Mass for students, faculty and staff.

Kathy O'Hare, kohare@gmu.edu, Catholic Campus Ministry

12:30 pm

Studio Recital: Clarinet

deLaski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001

Free

School of Music, (703) 993-1380

Web Site

1:30 pm

Applied Computational Mathematics Seminar: Juan Sabuco

Science and Technology I, Room 242

Partial Control of Chaotic Systems.  Presented by Juan Sabuco, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain.

College of Science, (703) 993-3622

Web Site

2 pm - 4 pm

Honors College Research Exhibition

The Hub (formerly Student Union Building II), Ballroom

Come out and see the poster presentations of 300 students. Listen to their presentations, ask questions, and discuss important issues form a variety of disciplines. Refreshments will be served.

Honors College, (703) 993-1100, dander10@gmu.edu

3 pm - 4:30 pm

Department of Computational Social Science Seminar

Research Hall, 3rd floor, Center for Social Complexity Suite

Catherine Dibble, PhD, Founder and Chief Scientist, Aiki Labs presents The Future of CSS. A question and answer period along with light refreshments follow the talk.

Free

Karen Underwood, (703) 993-9298, kunderwo@gmu.edu, Computational Social Science

Web Site

4 pm - 5:30 pm

Experimental Economics Seminar: David Huffman

Arlington Campus, Truland Building, Room 648

Interpreting Time Horizon Effects in Inter-temporal Choice.

The Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, (703) 993-4719

Web Site

6 pm

PB Film: Elf

Johnson Center, Cinema

Buddy was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa's sack and ended up at the North Pole. Later, as an adult human who happened to be raised by elves, Santa allows him to go to New York City to find his birth father, Walter Hobbs.

Program Board, (703) 993-2925

Web Site

7:30 pm

Manassas Ballet Theatre: Nutcracker

Prince William Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall

$55; $45; $35

Hylton Performing Arts Center Box Office, (703) 993-7759

Web Site

8 pm

American Festival Pops Orchestra: Holiday Pops

Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

Under the baton and leadership of Anthony Maiello, who also serves as the Associate Director of Mason’s School of Music, the American Festival Pops Orchestra features 60 of the finest musicians from the D.C. area.

$46; $38; $23

Center for the Arts Box Office, (703) 993-8888

Web Site

8 pm

Mason Dance Company: December Concert

Harris Theatre

$15; $10; $7

School of Dance, (703) 993-1114

Web Site

8 pm

Vpstart Crow: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Prince William Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater

The Herdmans are the meanest, nastiest group of six unruly siblings in town.  They'll ruin the Christmas Pageant for sure...or will they?  This is a chuckle every minute, action-packed, family production of how one town deals with the biggest Christmas-pageant challenge in their history.  First showing is a preview.

$20; $15

Hylton Performing Arts Center Box Office, (703) 993-7789

Web Site

9 pm

PB Film: Elf

Johnson Center, Cinema

Buddy was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa's sack and ended up at the North Pole. Later, as an adult human who happened to be raised by elves, Santa allows him to go to New York City to find his birth father, Walter Hobbs.

Program Board, (703) 993-2925

Web Site