History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events


New Faculty Research

Benjamin Cowan, Rashmi Sadana, and Craig Willse

Cultural Studies

February 7, 2013, 4:30 PM to February 21, 2013, 4:30 PM
Mason Hall, # D005

New faculty members from the Departments of History and Art History, Anthropology, and Cultural Studies preview recent research of interest to the Cultural Studies community.

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Presidential Advancement of American Foreign Policy in the 20th Century

A lecture by Dr. Joseph Nye and a debate on presidential power

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall South

Dr. Joseph Nye, former dean of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, will discuss his upcoming book, Presidential Leadership and the Creation of the American Era. Because of space limitations, the college is no longer accepting rsvp's to this event.

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Elections, American and German

Panel Discussion with Robert Dallek and Klaus Larres

Friday, November 30, 2012
3:00 PM
The Hub (SUB II), 1 and 2

Presidental historian, Robert Dallek (Professor emeritus, UCLA and Boston University and author of books on FDR, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, Reagan and Clinton) and Klaus Larres (Richard M. Krasno Distinguished Professor of History, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, author of books on German-American relations, Winston Churchill and Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations, Washington, DC), speak on elections in Germany and the US.

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Forum on the Future of Higher Education

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

November 2, 2012, 8:30 AM to November 3, 2012, 3:45 PM
Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

A diverse and knowledgable group of speakers will address the challenges of delivering education in a creative, innovative, and cost efficient manner, now and in the future. This event is free and is open to the George Mason community; tickets will be available for most seats on a first come, first served basis.

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