Compassion Lectures Archive

Thu Apr 04

"Expanding Compassion: Reflections on Our Research, Practice, and Lives"

Sona Dimidjian, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder

  • Thursday April 4, 2019 from 4:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • Bennett Pierce Living Center - 110 Henderson Building

Thu Apr 19

2018 Lecture on Compassion / "The School-Based Promotion of Children’s Empathy, Kindness, and Altruism: Emerging Research, Lingering Questions, and Directions for Future Research"

Kimberly A. Schonert-Reichl, Ph.D., Professor of Human Development, Learning, and Culture; Director, Human Early Learning Partnership, School of Population and Public Health; and Applied Developmental Psychologist, University of British Columbia

  • Thursday April 19, 2018 from 4:00 pm–5:00 pm
  • 22 Biobehavioral Health Building/Ruth Pike Auditorium

Wed Apr 18

"A New Kind of Fitness: Strengthening Social and Emotional Competence and Well-being of Children through Social and Emotional Learning"

Kimberly A. Schonert-Reichl, Ph.D., Professor of Human Development, Learning, and Culture; Director, Human Early Learning Partnership, School of Population and Public Health; and Applied Developmental Psychologist, University of British Columbia

  • Wednesday April 18, 2018 from 4:15 pm–5:15 pm
  • 104 Rackley Building

Thu Apr 20

2017 Lecture on Compassion: "Empathy-Related Responding and Prosocial Behavior in Children"

Nancy Eisenberg, Ph.D., Regents' Professor, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University

  • Thursday April 20, 2017 from 4:30 pm–5:30 pm
  • 22 Biobehavioral Health Building

Thu Apr 07

Inaugural Lecture on Compassion: "Well-being is a Skill: Perspectives from Affective and Contemplative Neuroscience"

Richard Davidson, Ph.D., William James and Vilas Research Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, Director of the Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, and Founder of the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  • Thursday April 7, 2016 from 4:15 pm–5:15 pm
  • Ruth Pike Auditorium, 22 Biobehavioral Health Building