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Mar25

Graduate Student Association to Hold Interdisciplinary Conference

Criminology, Law and Society

Saturday, March 25, 2017 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Founder's Hall, Arlington Campus

Mason's Graduate and Professional Student Association invites students to participate in the 2017 Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference. This one-day event will showcase graduate student research across disciplines through posters and presentations. The deadline for submitting an application to present is January 31.

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Mar27

Yoga for Well-Being on Mondays

A weekly free practice for all Mason students, staff, and faculty.

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Monday, March 27, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Johnson Center, Dance Studio, (Lower Level)

“Yoga for Well-Being” is a hatha yoga class carefully themed to deepen one’s experience of an interdisciplinary approach to yoga. This practice includes precise instruction in beginning and intermediate level postures, breathing practices, and guided relaxation. Modifications will be offered to individualize the practice.

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Mar27

Silent Meditation Mondays

A weekly free practice for all Mason students, staff, and faculty.

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Monday, March 27, 2017 1:30 PM to 1:50 PM
Johnson Center, #244

Associate Professor of English, Don Gallehr, leads an on-going silent 30-minute meditation practice open to all. Unlike other forms of meditation, this "just sitting" zen-style meditation practice is without instruction; the simplicity of one's mindful presence is the teacher.

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Mar28

Are Markets Just? Is Greed Good?

Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room

George Mason University's Program in Philosophy, Politics and Economics presents: Three Public Lectures by Steven Pearlstein, Robinson Professor of Public Affairs, and Pulitzer Prize winning Economics Columnist, Washington Post.

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Mar28

Know Your Rights: Immigration and Protests

Global Affairs

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Following recent raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and protests in cities nationwide, it is more important than ever to understand: - What your rights are if ICE or law enforcement officers approach you in your home, at work, on campus, or on the street, - How to use the ACLU of Virginia’s free Mobile Justice Virginia app for iPhone and Android, which lets you record law enforcement and submit videos and incident reports automatically to the ACLU, and -What your rights are when participating in a peaceful protest.

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