Mason Folklore and Ethnography Archive
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events

Mar31

IIR March 2016 Colloquium: "Immigrants, Entrepreneurship, and the Arts"

Institute for Immigration Research

Thursday, March 31, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Johnson Center, Room D (Third Floor)

What does entrepreneurship mean? It is common for people to define entrepreneurship in a narrow way confined to self-employment, seeking maximum profitability. However a broader understanding sees entrepreneurship as an outlook that produces value of all types based on flexible, innovative and creative efforts. Our panel discussion group will examine the practices and contributions of artists, particularly immigrant artists, and how they provide an ideal means to illustrate this view in US society.

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Mar3

Love Stories

An evening of open mic storytelling on the theme of love

Folklore

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Student Union I, 3B

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