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Civil War on Campus

Civil War on Campus

Mason students visited a Civil War redoubt (earthen fortification) located on the university's campus. Though covered with underbrush, the structure remains intact and is clearly visible—a valuable historic structure, right under our noses, tucked behind a parking lot on the Mason campus.

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Sharon Leon Wins Mellon/NEH Fellowship

Sharon Leon Wins Mellon/NEH Fellowship

Leon won the fellowship from the Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities for a project titled "As Justice and Charity Demands: An Examination of the Enslaved Persons Owned (and Sold) by the Maryland Province Jesuits, 1717-1838."

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