PEACE (Program on Empathy Awareness and Compassion in Education) News & Events

Upcoming Events

November 4–6, 2011 Garrison Institute Meeting, "Advancing the Science and Practice of Contemplative Teaching and Learning", including a "Marketplace of Ideas" poster-type session [flyer] [website]

April 26–29, 2012 International Symposia for Contemplative Studies, Denver
Includes an education pre-conference day

Recent Events

April 15-17, 2011 Mindful Teaching Forum, The Garrison Institute
[draft agenda] [Bishop et al.] [Jennings_Greenberg] [Rabin] [Meece]

Popular Press

Inner-City Inner Life—The Mindful Society (March 2011 issue of Shambhala Sun)

Say Om: Mindfulness Makes a Difference in the Lives of Urban Youth(Center for Adolescent Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Adolescent Matters Issues Brief, Winter 2011)

Yoga, Meditation Program Helps City Youths Cope with Stress
Article in the Baltimore Sun, February 23, 2011, that includes section on Tamar Mendelson's and Mark Greenberg's work in Baltimore, MD