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Stanford 2020 Contemplation By Design Summit

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020 12:00 PM
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Stanford 2020 Contemplation By Design Summit
General Public
Contemplation by Design, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Office for Religious Life, Haas Center for Community Service, HHP, HIP, Storytelling Project, SoM Faculty Development & Diversity Office, Stanford Live, Music Dept., Well-being at Stanford

Free events start today, and are offered Sept. 30– Oct. 6, 2020, to further individual and community health and well-being, and creative excellence to serve the greater good in these unprecedented times. 

Contemplation By Design is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, campus-wide program cultivating resilience, well-being, wisdom, compassion, and sustainable, ethical, purposeful service.

Summit participants will have the opportunity to cultivate perspective, meaningful purpose, and contemplative practices that refresh and renew the mind-body-spirit.

The full Sept. 30 - Oct. 6, 2020 Summit schedule is posted at:

All events are FREE and online.  REGISTER HERE

2020 Speakers include (in alphabetical order):
Prof. Clayborne Carson 
Dominique Del Chiaro, MEd
Rabbi Mychal Copeland
Prof. Larry Diamond
Magali Fassiotto, PhD 
Heather Freeman 
Prof. Frank Fukuyama
Rev. Charles Howard
Tarika Lovegarden 
Rebecca Nie 
Lama Rod Owens 
Oren Jay Sofer 
Gideon Rose 
Tia Rich, PhD  
Jasmine Syedullah, PhD 
Sarah Meyer Tapia, MA  
Reverend angel Kyodo williams 
Jonah Willinghanz, PhD 
Stanford Talisman A Cappella group

Admission Info
Free, registration will open on September 1st. Register at:

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