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Students and their mentors shine at the sixth annual Celebration of Student Scholarship

Students and their mentors shine at the sixth annual Celebration of Student Scholarship

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities and Research (OSCAR) took over the Center for Performing Arts on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 for their 6th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship. The college is pleased to congratulate professor Julie E. Owen, and students from the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Leila Martinez-Bentley, and Chrysanthi Violaris who were among this year's award recipients.

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The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The college welcomes Edward Lengel and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin to the 2017 degree celebrations

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce the May 2017 degree celebrations will be led by two outstanding alumni: chief historian for the White House Historical Association, Edward Lengel, and Lt. Col. Suzanne Devlin, a former acting chief of police for the Fairfax County Police Department and the current supervisor of safety and security for Loudoun County Public Schools.

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Congratulations to Hilarie K. Huley!

Congratulations to Hilarie K. Huley!

Hilarie K. Huley, a MA student in Anthropology at George Mason University, was awarded the prestigious Cockburn Student Research Prize at the 44th Annual North American Meeting of the Paleopathology Association.

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Congratulations to Maria Valdovinos!

Congratulations to Maria Valdovinos!

Maria Valdovinos, doctoral student in Sociology wins the research award from Interdisciplinary Curriculum Collaborative.