Tish Jennings' Dialogue With the Dalai Lama: A 15-Year Journey in Mindfulness and Education

“My wish is that, one day, formal education will pay attention to the education of the heart..."

Spring 2018 CSC Speaker Series

Announcing New Talks by Sharon Salzberg (3/20), Gary Kraftsow (3/26), Mick Krasner (4/12)

Spring 2019 Contemplative Practice Rotunda Series Announced

Save the dates for experiential sessions including Seasonal Yin Yoga, Caring for the Caregivers, Mindful Leadership, and much more.

Spring 2018 Rotunda Contemplative Practice Series Announced

Join us for this experiential 6-session series featuring contemplative practices from diverse contemplative practices. Held at the University’s iconic Rotunda, sessions include mindfulness and compassion meditation; bridging separation through sacred movement and storytelling; sound meditation; and medical and therapeutic yoga.

Compassionate Schools Project

Contemplation in K-12 Education

Contemplative Learning and Research in Higher Education

A community building workshop for the Mid-Atlantic Region held on May 23, 2015

Pop-up Meditation Sessions on Grounds

Join CSC for a series of Pop-up Meditation sessions on Grounds throughout the spring semester.

Buddhist Contemplation, Science, and Secular Society: A Dialog with Khenpo Tsultrim Lodro

Khenpo Tsultrim Lodro will hold a public dialog on Buddhist meditation in today's world on April 20th at U.Va.

Contemplative Pedagogy Program

Learning community designed to support U.Va. faculty members wishing to systematically integrate contemplation into their courses. 

CSC at Virginia Festival of the Book

Events take place March 18-22, 2015. Click here for details.