As of August 11, 2021, George Mason University will require all individuals on our campus to wear masks indoors, including classrooms and laboratories, regardless of vaccination status. For more information, please see Mason’s updated mask policy.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Off-Campus Location, Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, Fairfax 22030
Lovejoy and Maibach will share their views on what must happen, worldwide, to prevent catastrophic declines in earth’s life-sustaining capacity—so that our progeny share the blessings that were bestowed on us and our parents—and they will speak about activities currently underway at Mason that are helping to usher in the necessary solutions.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 1:30 PM
Johnson Center, A
Join us to learn more about the Alternative Break Program, happening this year March 12-19th and May 22-31st through Social Action and Integrative Learning (SAIL). Participant applications will be due November 1st for Spring and December 15th for Summer. We hope you will consider joining us for what we hope will be powerful and impactful experiences.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Online Location, https://gmu.zoom.us/j/99626272064?pwd=NU5TSDY3ZHpnT1lqbWFCczJSdnIyQT09
Mason History faculty and a guest panelist who spent 2.5 years in Afghanistan will discuss the history and historical implications of the fall of Afghanistan. This online (Zoom) event is free and open to the public.
George Mason University will conduct its 54th Spring Commencement virtually in accordance with public health recommendations on Friday, May 14. Information about the CHSS celebrations will be shared on the college's website and will be continually updated.
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
What are the duties of the academy to society in this period of systemic crisis, decay, rebuilding, and transition? Join us for a meaningful discussion among leading policymakers, innovators, community organizers, and academics working to prepare our society for a transition to a more democratic, sustainable, and fair political and economic system.
Featuring keynote U.S. Representative Mark Pocan (2nd CD, WI), Kali Akuno (Cooperation Jackson), Dr. Gar Alperovitz (Democracy Collaborative), Dr. Amy Best (George Mason University), Dr. Diane Fujino (UC Santa Barbara), Peter Knowlton (UE General President, retired), Dr. Ben Manski (George Mason University), and Mike Strode (U.S. Solidarity Economy Network).
This is an Earth Week Event sponsored by the Center for Social Science Research, the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, and the Democratizing NOVA project at George Mason University, with support from many partners.