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4/24: A Forum on Compassion: Finding Common Ground in a Complex World

A Forum on Compassion: Finding Common Ground in a Complex World
WHENWednesday, April 24, 2013, 5 – 6:30pm
VENUETCNJ Library Auditorium
SPONSOR(S)Circle of Compassion (previously The Open Circle), Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Bonner Center for Civic and Community Engagement, Philosophy Society, PRISM, Amnesty International, Women in Learning & Leadership (WILL), Canterbury House
NOTEA Forum on Compassion: Finding Common Ground in a Complex World
Wednesday, April 24th from 5-6:30 PM in the Library Auditorium

The program will begin with viewing internationally recognized religious historian Karen Armstrong’s 2008 TED Talk on compassion followed by comments from four TCNJ professors:
Philosophy: Mort Winston
Buddhist Religion: Glory Thomas
Psychology/neuroscience: Chair of Graduate Counseling Program Mark Woodford
WGS – Marla Jaksch

The Circle of Compassion at TCNJ is a student club that is striving to make the TCNJ campus a more compassionate place through group discussions, educational forums and action.

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