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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

9 am - 12 pm

GMAT Test Preparation: Verbal

Enterprise Hall, Room TBA

The majority of class time is devoted to taking practice exams, exploring the rationale behind correct answers, and understanding the underlying principles that apply to related questions.

$350

Office of Test Preparation, (703) 993-2124

Web Site

10 am - 3 pm

Alternative Break Orientation

Johnson Center, Bistro

Learn more about Alternative Breaks, and get to know the members of the Alternative Break Club at Mason.

Leadership and Community Engagement, (703) 993-2900

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

1 pm - 6 pm

Project Linus Blanket Making

Piedmont Multipurpose Room

Join us as we make blankets for the local chapter of Project Linus. In an assembly line fashion creating as many blankets as we can. There will be food and beverages to keep our energy up. See you then!

Free

Claire Shields, (703) 993-9880, cshield3@gmu.edu, Office of Housing and Residence Life

4 pm - 6 pm

Free Argentine Tango Lessons

Johnson Center, Dance Studio

Argentine Tango Lessons for all levels. No experience or partner required.

$15; Free Mason Students

GMU Tango Club, gmu.tango.club@g, GMU Tango Club

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

6 pm - 9 pm

Black Girls RHOck

Johnson Center, Bistro

Part of Black/African Heritage Month 2012. A spin off of the awards show, where local and Mason black women will be recognized for their outstanding accomplishments.

Diversity Programs/Multicultural Resources, (703) 993-2700

8 pm

Concert: The All New Original Tribute to the Blues Brothers

Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

The West End musical comes to the Center for the Arts.

$48; $40; $24

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

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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

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