History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events

Nov3

This Stained Dawn

Personal stories of the largest mass migration in history during the partition of India and Pakistan.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

November 3, 2015, 8:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema

This Stained Dawn, a production of the Voices of Partition theater project, presents personal stories of the survivors of the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947: a migration of 14 million people in which 1 million lives were lost.

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Sep10

Ageless Chinese Art: a Virginia Scholar's Collection of Chinese Calligraphy and Paintings

September 10, 2015, 5:00 PM to October 23, 2015, 10:00 PM
Art & Design Building, # 1007

A number of special events--all of which are free and open to the public--have been scheduled in conjunction with this exhibit of notable works of twentieth-century Chinese artwork from the personal collection of Dr. Chi Wang, professor of history at Georgetown University and former head of the Chinese Division at the Library of Congress.

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Sep10

Undergraduate Welcome Reception & Alumni Panel

September 10, 2015, 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Johnson Center, Meeting Room G

Come meet real alums with real jobs! Join your fellow students and faculty for refreshments, mingling, and a panel discussion with History and Art History graduates who are gainfully employed and happy to share with you about the path that has taken them there.

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Sep4

College Colors Day

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

September 4, 2015, 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Wear Your Green and Gold! Celebrated on Friday, September 4, National College Colors Day kicks off another school year of Spirit Fridays at Mason. The Mason community is encouraged to wear Mason gear every Friday, wherever they are, to show their pride.

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