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The History of the Election of 2016

The History of the Election of 2016

This semester, classes in the Department of History and Art History have examined issues raised in the presidential election from a variety of contexts. Prior Election Day, the public was invited to join in!

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Policing Race: Critical Analyses of National Trends

Policing Race: Critical Analyses of National Trends

Wendi Manuel-Scott will moderate a dialogue with thought leaders Laurie Robinson, Earl Smith, Rita Chi-Ying Chung and Shirley Ginwright on policing and crimes against people of color, including current issues and the national climate, for this semester's President's Freedom and Learning Forum.

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Witte Co-organizes Megacities Conference in Karachi, Pakistan

Witte Co-organizes Megacities Conference in Karachi, Pakistan

In a partnership between Mason and the University of Karachi, James Witte, director, Center for Social Science Research and the Institute for Immigration Research, trained doctoral students from Karachi in statistical survey techniques to promote empirically based research in policy-making. The conference marked the culmination of a three-year project between the two universities.

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