Past Events

Dec16

George Mason University Winter Graduation 2021: Bachelor's and Master's Degree Graduates

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, December 16, 2021 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eagle Bank Arena

George Mason University's Winter Graduation ceremony for CHSS bachelor's and master's degree graduates is on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at EagleBank Arena. The ceremony for CHSS, the Schar School, the Carter School, the College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the Antonin Scalia Law School will take place at 10:00 am.

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Nov16
“ᎤᏁᎳᏅᎯ ᎤᏩᏒ ᎨᏎᎢ” From Islamic Sources to Iroquoian Inscriptions

“ᎤᏁᎳᏅᎯ ᎤᏩᏒ ᎨᏎᎢ” From Islamic Sources to Iroquoian Inscriptions

AVACGIS Guest Lecture Series with Jeffrey Einboden (Northern Illinois University)

Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Zoom Virtual Event

Recent years have witnessed increasing critical attention devoted to Islamic influences in early America. This lecture considers the diverse receptions of Islam that impacted the rise of Indigenous print cultures, revealing the rich Islamic interests that helped catalyze historic publications in Iroquoian languages.

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Nov16
The Imaginative Possibilities of Infrastructure: A book talk panel co-hosted by CHR and the PhD Program in Cultural Studies

The Imaginative Possibilities of Infrastructure: A book talk panel co-hosted by CHR and the PhD Program in Cultural Studies

Center for Humanities Research

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Virtual- Zoom link also be available below

This conversation features new work by faculty members Hatim El-Hibri, Jessica Hurley, and Rashmi Sadana, and is moderated by Denise Albanese, director of the PhD program in cultural studies and professor of English and cultural studies.

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Nov11
Book Event: Politics of Debt and Financial Inclusion in Turkey with Ali Riza Gungen

Book Event: Politics of Debt and Financial Inclusion in Turkey with Ali Riza Gungen

Thursday, November 11, 2021 2:00 PM
Online Location

Ali Riza Gungen will discuss financial inclusion in Turkey and the political ramifications of household indebtedness. His book locates financial inclusion within a shift in the developmental outlook in the 21st century and documents the Turkish economy's slow drift into crisis in the late 2010s, analyzing how new credit campaigns helped Justice and Development Party governments navigate across the troubled waters of the Turkish economy.

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