Sociology and Anthropology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events


Women in Harm's Way Panel

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, March 9, 2017 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM

Faculty members from throughout the university, including Angela Hattery, director of the Women and Gender Studies Program, and Anne Schiller, faculty member in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, are participating in a panel discussion of 'Women in Harm's Way,' presented by Mason's School of Business.

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Graduate Student Workshop: How to do a Literature Review

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Johnson Center, Room F, 3rd Floor

What is a literature review and how do you go about doing one? This workshop, organized by the Anthropology program, is meant for Master's students in the Anthropology program. Students will learn practical tips regarding this essential building block for their research, whether for a course assignment or thesis proposal. RSVP the Anthropology graduate director at if you plan to attend.

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GIS Workshop

Friday, February 17, 2017 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Innovation Hall, #129

The IIR will be hosting GIS workshop for graduate students. Please visit following link for registration:

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2017 W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture

Thursday, February 9, 2017 1:30 PM
The Hub (SUB II), Ballroom

The 2017 W.E.B. Du Bois lecture will be delivered by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, a sociology professor from Duke University and ASA President-Elect.

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