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Past Events > Sharon Salzberg: Practices for Mindful Teaching

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Sharon Salzberg: Practices for Mindful Teaching

Who: Sharon Salzberg
What: Mindfulness and Meditation Practices for Educators, Leaders and Therapists
Where: 438 Horace Mann, Teachers College, Columbia University
When: Monday, March 5   From 6-7:30 pm
About this event
Sharon Salzberg will share her experiences of teaching mindfulness and meditation from the perspective of a teacher.  Come to learn, practice, and inquire!
About Sharon Salzberg
Sharon Salzberg is cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society (IMS) in Barre, Massachusetts. She has been a student of meditation since 1971, guiding meditation retreats worldwide since 1974.  Sharon's latest book is the New York Times Best Seller, Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program, published by Workman Publishing. She is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post and is also the author of several other books including The Force of Kindness (2005), Faith: Trusting Your Own Deepest Experience (2002), and Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness (1995). For more information about Sharon, please visit:

This event is made possible by the generous support of The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs and the Office of Student Activities and Programs at Teachers College, Columbia University.

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