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Black Heritage Month

Celebrate the history of African Americans all month.

Office of Diversity Programs & Services, (703) 993-2700

 

Healthy Relationships Week

Promote healthy relationships with Sexual Assault Services.

Sexual Assault Services, (703) 993-4364

10 am - 11:30 am

Customer Service Certificate Program: Crucial Conversations

Prince William Campus, Occoquan Building, Room 110L

Learn how to prepare for high-stakes situations with a proven technique, transform anger and hurt feelings into powerful dialogue, and make it safe to talk about anything and be persuasive, not abrasive.

Bridget Peabody, (703) 993-6764, hrlearn@gmu.edu

Web Site

10 am - 12 pm

Emerging Leaders

The Hub, Room 2400

Eight-week course designed to introduce leadership topics to a cohort of new and beginning leaders.  Topics include leadership styles, managing conflict, stress management, and more.

Leadership Education and Development, (703) 993-4186

Web Site

10 am - 8 pm

When The House Burns Down: Deborah Lash

Johnson Center, Gallery 123

Photography exhibition When The House Burns Down by Mason alumna Deborah Lash. The series follows two children throughout the summer in an empty world devoid of people and possessions, exploring the texture of intimate relationships.

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Walter Kravitz, (703) 993-7203, ekravitz@gmu.edu, School of Art

Web Site

10:30 am - 11:45 am

Academic Skills Workshop: Managing Performance Anxiety

Student Union Building I, Room 3129

This workshop examines the reasons for performance anxiety and explores strategies for cope with it. For Mason students.

Counseling and Psychological Services, (703) 993-2999

Web Site

11 am - 12 pm

Statistics Seminar

Johnson Center, Room B

Spring 2012 weekly statistical seminar, featuring speakers from academia, private industry and the government.

Statistics Department, (703) 993-3645

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12 pm

Noon Mass

Student Union Building I, Room A

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

Kathy O'Hare, (703) 425-0022

2 pm

Theater of the First Amendment

de Laski Performing Arts Building, TheaterSpace, Room 105

Can't Scare Me, The Story of Mother Jones.

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

Web Site

3 pm - 4 pm

Global Activities Faculty Forum

Rexearch Hall, Room 163

The Office of Global and International Strategies will hold a Faculty Forum to discuss Global Activities. The forum will be video-conferenced to the Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Room B119 and the Prince William Campus, Bull Run Hall, Room 254.

Richena Purnell-Sayle, (703) 993-9630, rpurnell@gmu.edu, Office of Global and International Strategies

3 pm - 4:30 pm

Department of Computational Social Science Seminar

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

Learning to Consume: Individual vs. Social Learning. Presented by Winslow Farrell & Nathan Palmer, CSS PhD Students

Free

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

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3 pm - 4:30 pm

Department of Computational Social Science Seminar

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

Learning to Consume:  Individual vs. Social Learning presented by Winslow Farrell and Nathan Palmer, CSS PhD students.

Free

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

Web Site

6 pm

PB Film: The Rum Diaries

Johnson Center, Cinema

American journalist Paul Kemp takes on a freelance job in Puerto Rico for a local newspaper during the 1950s and struggles to find a balance between island culture and the expatriates who live there.

Program Board, (703) 993-2925

Web Site

8 pm

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

Groundbreaking company mixes methods, styles and cultures to create and entirely new and exciting form of dance.

$42; $34; $21

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

Web Site

8 pm

Theater of the First Amendment

de Laski Performing Arts Building, TheaterSpace, Room 105

Can't Scare Me, The Story of Mother Jones.

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

Web Site

8 pm

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

Company mixes methods, styles and cultures to create an entirely new and exciting form of dance.

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

Web Site

8 pm

Glow Golf

The Hub, Ballroom

Enjoy indoor glow in the dark mini putt.  All games are free, and there will be free food and music.

Program Board, (703) 993-2925

Web Site

9 pm

PB Film: The Rum Diaries

Johnson Center, Cinema

American journalist Paul Kemp takes on a freelance job in Puerto Rico for a local newspaper during the 1950s and struggles to find a balance between island culture and the expatriates who live there.

Program Board, (703) 993-2925

Web Site

11:30 pm

70's Skate Night

Skate and Fun Zone, Manassas, VA

With respect to the history of hip hop, students are invited to a night of skating.  Old school rap and hip hop style attire is encouraged.  Sponsored by the Omicron Rho Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. and Weekends at Mason.

Student Involvement, (703) 993-2909

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