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Fall 2015 Schedule

Morning Meditations
Monday-Friday 9 AM - 9:25 AM

Weekly Group Meetings
Starting Monday August 31 6:00 - 7:00 PM
201 Flowers Building

Fall 2015 Calendar

For the first part of the semester, we will be focusing on core Buddhist teachings, including the four noble truths. For the second part of the semester starting on 10/26, we will focus on what the Buddha has to say on various topics relevant to psychology in daily life.

NOTE: Visiting speakers are highlighted in bold. Talks will otherwise be given by our Buddhist chaplain Sumi Kim or by members of the BMCD.

Mon August 31Welcome & Introduction to Meditation & Buddhist Path
Mon September 7Introduction to the Tree of Contemplative Practices
Mon September 14Generative: Loving-kindness Meditation
Mon September 21Creative: mindful art
Mon September 28Movement: yoga & walking meditation
John Orr speaks
Monday October 5Mindful Listening
Wednesday October 7Introduction to Meditation at The Oasis on East Campus led by Chris Tralie


Monday October 19Creative: Improv & Improve: a primer on music mindfulness meditation and how to stay in tune
Christopher Thurston speaks
Monday October 26Relational: mindful conversation
Monday November 2Ritual: sacred space & ceremonies
Monday November 9Special Topic: Fear & Anxiety
Monday November 16Activist: Buddhist engagement / personal fears
Friday November 20Tashi Kyil Monastery Tibetan Monks Visiting
Monday November 23Special Topic: Approaching Ambitions and Academics from a Buddhist Perspective
Venerable Khando speaks
Monday November 30Salon (Open Discussion, Q&A)