College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events


2017 Communication Forum

#RealNews2017: Gathering, dispensing, and presenting news in today's social-mediated world


Tuesday, October 24, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:45 PM
The Hub (SUB II), Ballroom

Mason's Department of Communication and its Insight Committee is proud to present the 2017 Communication Forum: #RealNews2017, featuring keynote speaker Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's Hardball, a panel of communication experts, and student mentoring.

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linguistics research brownbag: Children's and adults' processing of variable agreement patterns: Agreement neutralization in English.

come hear and discuss recent linguistic work in the department. this week, Dr. Cynthia Lukyanenko discusses her work.


Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Robinson Hall A, #447

every tuesday at noon. students and faculty meet to talk about their research. alway informal, sometimes planned presentations. just come with a lunch!

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Palestine: Anatomy of an Abyss

Middle East and Islamic Studies

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 3:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1203

This lecture examines the present crisis of the Palestinian national movement in terms of its various domestic dimensions as well as external challenges. Rabbani offers a discussion of the prospects for Palestinian national reconciliation, the potential for renewed conflict with Israel, and analysis of President Trump's declared objective of pursuing "the ultimate deal.”

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