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Nigeria's First Lady Visits George Mason University

Nigeria's First Lady Visits George Mason University

Last week, Her Excellency Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, wife of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, visited George Mason University at the invitation of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, along with the Office of Global Strategy, Office of Admissions, and the College of Health and Human Services.

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5 Myths about the Liberal Arts

5 Myths about the Liberal Arts

In this issue of the Mason SPIRIT, the college's senior associate Dean, Robert Matz, takes a look at some misconceptions about getting a liberal arts degree and how the degree meets up with what employers are looking for in a challenging job market.

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Coming this fall!  The Global Health Fellows

Coming this fall! The Global Health Fellows

The Global Affairs program and the Department of Philosophy are teaming up to offer a unique opportunity for their undergraduate students. The inaugural cohort of the Global Health Fellows will spend its fall semester at the Arlington campus focusing on the realities of today’s global health challenges and the resources offered from a humanities and social sciences perspective.

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Congratulations to Associate Professor Shannon Davis who was just elected to serve on the Council of the American Sociological Association's Section on Teaching and Learning.

Congratulations to Associate Professor Shannon Davis who was just elected to serve on the Council of the American Sociological Association's Section on Teaching and Learning.