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Friday 1:30-2:45 p.m.

Meditation through the Vajra Songs of Female Masters
Lama Palmo (Bodman Lounge, Chapel)

Tea Ceremony
Alice Unno (Poetry Center, Wright Hall)

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: Living Fully in the Midst of Difficulty
Elana Rosenbaum, M.S., LICSW (Dewey Common Room)

How to Beat Men at Their Own Game: Buddhist Women Create New Forms of Authority and Identity
Kim Gutschow and Sarah LeVine (Neilson Library Browsing Room)

Interfaith Identities
Andrea Ayvazian (Seelye 207)

Contemplative Practices and Women of Color
Carolyn Jacobs (Campus Center 204)

Saturday 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

The Dharma Gate of Peace and Repose: The Practice of Zazen
Catherine Anraku Hondorp (Bodman Lounge, Chapel)

Earthly Desires Are Enlightenment: Manifesting Buddhahood in Daily Life
Kathleen Perez Dewey (Campus Center 205)

Revitalizing Energy with the Mudras of Jin Shin Jyutsu
Bobi Jentis (Poetry Center, Wright Hall)

Devotion in Buddhist Practice
Susan Burggraf (Dewey Common Room)

Dance in Praise of Tara: Embodying Wisdom and Compassion
Prema Dasara and Anahata Iradah (Neilson Library Browsing Room)

Bringing Dharma to the Law
Cheryl L. Conner (Seelye 201)

Students for a Free Tibet: Social Activism, Youth, and the Tibet Movement
Kunsang Kelden and Dawa Lokyitsang (Campus Center 204)

Workin' It Out: Creating a Buddhist, Feminist Workplace
Maia Duerr (Seelye 207)

Saturday 4-5:30 p.m.

Insight Meditation: Patience
Daeja Napier (Bodman Lounge, Chapel)

Sexuality and Buddhist Practice
Catherine Anraku Hondorp (Poetry Center, Wright Hall)

Manifesting the Spirit in Body and Sound
ACTIVE EYE (Jyana S. Gregory, Rika Iino, and Kristine Kuroiwa) (Neilson Library Browsing Room)

Space, Form and Energy: An Introduction to the Dharma Art Teachings of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, Rinpoche
Madeline Liebling, M.A. and Mary Lang, MFA (Campus Center 205)

Off the Cushion: Women and Socially Engaged Buddhism
Sera Bonds, MPH; et al. (Dewey Common Room)

Student Volunteers in a Buddhist Nunnery in Spiti, India
Marilu Gamboa and Elizabeth Tonti (Seelye 201)

Death and Dying: Writing from Emptiness
Dr. Lindsay Rockwell (Campus Center 204)

Right Speech: Being an Engaged Buddhist in a Culture of Power and Control
Sandra Boston (Seelye 207)

Sunday 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Tonglen: A Practice of Exchanging Self for Other
Anne Marie DiGiacomo (Poetry Center, Wright Hall)

Tara Tames the Eight Fears: For Children and the Young at Heart
Prema Dasara and Anahata Iradah (Seelye 207)

Exploring Our Spiritual Practice as a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Community
Arinna Weisman (Campus Center 204)

Buddhism as a Basis for Peacebuilding
Adin Thayer (Seelye 201)

Living a Life of Vow
Hilda Ryumon Gutiérrez Baldoquín (Dewey Common Room)

Circle Practice for Personal and Social Transformation
Marguerite Gregory (Campus Center 205)

Sunday 2-3:30 p.m.

"Perfect Just the Way You Are": A Practitioner's View of Women and Dzogchen, the Tibetan Lineage of the Great Perfection
Paola Zamperini (Campus Center 204)

Buddha, Dhamma, Sangha: Chanting, Dhamma Talk, and Meditation
Watkiryvongsa Bopahrnam Sangha (Cambodian Monks, Nuns, and Laity of the Theravada Forest Tradition) (Poetry Center, Wright Hall)

Traditional Tibetan Medicine
Dr. Phuntsog Wangmo (Campus Center 205)

Buddhism for Young Adults
Sumi Loundon (Seelye 207)

Practicing within a Family: Challenges and Possibilities
Marguerite Gregory, MEd., Katherine Mock Hart, LICSW, Jean Roberts, and Eileen Weston-Latshang (Dewey Common Room)

Victory Over Violence
Diane Carter (Seelye 201)

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