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February 20, 2012 | Today | Print Calendar


Black Heritage Month

Celebrate the history of African Americans all month.

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

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Holiday/Teacher Work Day Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center

Campers will participate in sports, crafts and swimming activities on their day off from school.  Register at least one week in advance.  Extended care before and after the day camp is included.


Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513

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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,, School of Art

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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

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Academic Skills Workshop: Overview of Study Strategies

Student Union Building I, Room 3129

This workshop explores effective study methods and note-taking techniques. You'll examine how you learn best, explore strategies to capitalize on your learning style, and learn methods to transfer information from short-term to long-term memory. Open to Mason students only.

Counseling and Psychological Services, (703) 993-2999

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5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Career Services Workshop: Are You Ready for the Job and Internship Fair?

Johnson Center, Room G

Prepare for the Fair.  Open to Mason students only.

University Career Services, (703 993-2370

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6:45 pm

Astronomy Observation

Research Hall, Observatory

Use the telescope to see into space.  In inclement weather, the session will be held a week later.

School of Physics, Astronomy and Computational Science, (703) 993-1276

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7 pm - 8 pm

Visiting Writers: Caroline Preston

Johnson Center, George's Restaurant

Lecture presented by Caroline Preston.


English Department, (703) 993-1160

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7:30 pm

Brown to Black

The Hub, Ballroom

Part of Black/African Heritage Month. A forum of male student leaders will take a look into minority men in American and domestic violence. A short film and relevant statistics will be shared.

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