Midnight Breezes and Love Jones: Hosted by PEP and Akoma Cirlce, Mason students and local acts are given the opportunity to showcase their talents in the areas of poetry, music, dance, and spoken word. Midnight Breezes is held during the fall semester, and Love Jones is held during the spring semester.
Multicultural Relationships Series: This series focuses on addressing relationships issues from a multicultural perspective. Examples of past topics addressed in this series include interracial relationships, multi-generational relationships, and inter-religious relationships.
International Cafe--International and domestic students have the opportunity to join together
and taste and sample libations, snacks and games from all over the world.
Conversation Hour-Conversation hour is a discussion group held for students to openly converse about issues related to their personal, academic, cultural and social lives and experiences. The goal of the discussions is to help students develop effective coping skills and strategies. Topics of discussion may include building positive relationships, issues of diversity within employment and education, and mental and physical health concerns among diverse populations domestically and globally. Conversation hour takes place monthly.
Cultural Chit Chat- An opportunity for international and local students to talk about their differences and experiences of adjusting to new cultures in a friendly environment. This is also a great opportunity for people to practice their English while talking about important social issues. Snacks and drinks are usually provided, and participation is encouraged! Location and Time tBA.
International Film, Friends and Food Series- Feeling stressed? Want to see a FREE popular and/or culturally relevant movie as a way to unwind? Peer Empowerment Program recognizes that students on campus are really busy, and so we have this event as a way for students to relax from their daily stresses but not completely turn off their brains. Free food provided. Location and times TBA.