Posts by Carrie

To Unite Against Hate

Posted on Aug 15, 2017

To Unite Against Hate

In the wake of the racist, nationalist, white supremacist marches in Charlottesville, we are once again called to unite against hate, violence, and domestic terrorism.

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Cultural Humility and Theater of the Oppressed

Posted on May 3, 2017

Cultural Humility and Theater of the Oppressed

More than a concept, cultural humility is a process of personal and communal reflection to analyze the root causes of suffering and create a broader, more inclusive view of the world. To practice cultural humility is to maintain a willingness to suspend what we know, or what we think we know, about a person based on generalizations about their culture.

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Creating a Contemplative Culture at Community Colleges: Leadership and Classroom Practices

Posted on Feb 17, 2017

Creating a Contemplative Culture at Community Colleges: Leadership and Classroom Practices

In this webinar, Pearl Ratunil and Jon Brammer explore what an “initiative” can be at a two-year college where resources are scarce, the audience for contemplative pedagogy sparse, and the need for contemplative approaches great. Join us on March 2nd!

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Regarding the Election of Donald Trump

Posted on Nov 16, 2016

Regarding the Election of Donald Trump

The deep divisions which the election further exposed require reflective, thoughtful, and innovative teaching, leadership, and action in the search for solutions and justice.

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Uniting in Strength and Love after the Orlando Shooting

Posted on Jun 15, 2016

Uniting in Strength and Love after the Orlando Shooting

In the wake of the tragic shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, we at the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society grieve for the senseless harm, the lives lost and the ignorance, hatred and intolerance that brought it about.

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