The Program

Congress Event

Meditation and the contemplative mind in higher education


Friday, June 7, 2013, 12:00 - 13:30


Campus Services Building - 151 - Multifaith Services Centre

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Is there a role for meditation in the intellectual development of students in secular institutions? There is growing evidence that contemplative practices are a powerful tool in enhancing creativity, learning and stress reduction in educational contexts.  his workshop explores some of the initiatives in post-secondary learning institutions across North America that incorporate meditation and other contemplative practices in pedagogy.

Facilitated by Henri Lock, United Chaplain (