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Oct25

Criminal Justice Speaker Series - Laurie Robinson

Criminal Justice Speaker Series

Criminology, Law and Society

Monday, October 25, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Online Location

The Criminal Justice Speaker Series is a vibrant component of the MS in Criminal Justice graduate program. The speaker series brings individuals working at the cutting edge of criminal justice issues to Mason. All members of the Criminology, Law and Society Department are invited to attend.

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Oct25
Fall for the Book: The Hunt for a Victorian Serial Killer

Fall for the Book: The Hunt for a Victorian Serial Killer

Watershed Lit: Center for Literary Engagement and Publishing Practice

Monday, October 25, 2021 7:00 PM
Crowdcast

How could a doctor who used poison to kill ten people in Britain and North America — a brazen crime wave as notorious as Jack the Ripper’s — be forgotten today? In The Case of the Murderous Dr. Cream: The Hunt for a Victorian Era Serial Killer, Dean Jobb exposes the flaws, corruption, and Victorian morality that permitted a doctor to remorselessly kill the very women who turned to him for help.

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Oct26
COMM Fall 2021 Career Forum

COMM Fall 2021 Career Forum

Register here for the Fall 2021 Communication Forum. Space is limited and registration is REQUIRED in order to attend.

Communication

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Johnson Center, Third Floor, Meeting Room D

The annual Communication Career Forum is back as small in-person mentoring sessions for Fall 2021. Gain career advice and network with some of the nation’s leading communication professionals. We will be offering in-person interactive small-group mentoring sessions that will offer students an opportunity to speak with professionals representing a wide range of career paths – organizational communication, media production, journalism, public relations, sports communication, and more.

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Oct26

Micro-Economics Policy Seminar (MEPS)

October 26th – Priyanka Anand (GMU Health Policy) “Peer Effects of Teen Pregnancy on Sexual Behavior” (co-authored with Lisa Kahn)

Economics

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
Van Metre Hall (formerly Founders Hall), 322

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Oct26
From Academic Language to Language Architecture

From Academic Language to Language Architecture: Challenging Raciolinguistic Ideologies in Research and Practice

Online lecture by Dr. Nelson Flores (University of Pennsylvania)

Spanish

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Online Location, Advance registration required (see event description for link)

In this talk, one of four in the 2021-22 Spanish Heritage Language Education lecture series, Dr. Nelson Flores argues that the construct of “academic language” frames racialized students as linguistically deficient and he proposes "language architecture" as an alternative.

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