Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events


Are Markets Just? Is Greed Good?

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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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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Silent Meditation Wednesdays

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

Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Johnson Center, #244

Assistant Dean, Katie Claire, 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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