Past Events


Virtual Information Session for Integrative Studies

School of Integrative Studies

Thursday, April 23, 2020 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Online Location

Please join us for our virtual “get to know Integrative Studies” session. This is a live, online, interactive session for you to meet professors, students, and advisors in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) at George Mason University and the School of Integrative Studies. This session is designed to give you an insider perspective on life as a Mason student and a CHSS major. You will be able to hear directly from faculty about what they teach and from students about their experiences in and out of the classroom. Our advisors can tell you about the best strategies to take for meeting your educational and career goals.

Details »

Freedom in a Can

Finding Sustainability in 72 Square Feet

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
VIRTUAL Through Zoom

The tiny-house movement hits the road and comes to George Mason University on April 22nd at 5pm hosted virtually. As part of Mason’s Earth Day events hosted by the Office of Sustainability, the couple, David Hutchison and Shari Galiardi will share their tiny-house-on-wheels – a 1957 “canned ham” trailer combining a solar powered electrical system with a golden-age, vintage look.

Details »

Seeds of Change Nominees & Awardees Social Media Spotlight Campaign

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Online Location

This event celebrates and recognizes the impactful and incredible work we see in our community. We hope you will join us for light refreshments and the celebration of community engagement here at Mason. We will be awarding graduating seniors the Community Engagement Medallion and recognizing several unique and wonderful partnerships of community partners, faculty and students.

Details »

(Cancelled) Engage with Mason Spring 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Engage with Mason was developed as a networking opportunity with Mason faculty, staff and students and community based organizations. It offers a unique opportunity for participants to learn about what is happening in the community and how to link projects, courses and ideas to making impactful changes.

Details »

CHSS Spring Symposium: Knowing Climate Change

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1203

This symposium, sponsored by the Intellectual Life Committee in the College of Humanities and Social Science, will bring together three scholars, each from a different discipline, to discuss the relationship between large-scale environmental challenges and the problems of political knowledge, cultural representation, and individual and collective subjectivities. Sam Lebovic, from the Department of History and Art History, will moderate.

Details »