Center for Faculty Innovation

The Center for Contemplative Mind and Society and ICSP at JMU

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location:  Student Success Center room 3202

Registration for this event has closed.

Lunch will be available at 12:00pm with interactive conversation beginning at 12:30 pm.  


JMU faculty, staff, and students interested in connecting to the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society and the Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education should attend this roundtable that will feature Dr. John Baugher, the new Program Manager of the Center for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education.  Participants will learn about John, Center Initiatives, the Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education, and upcoming potential opportunities to publish scholarly work in the Journal of Contemplative Inquiry.  JMU faculty, staff, and students will have an opportunity to share about the multi-year Initiative for Contemplative Study and Practice at JMU.  

Faculty participants will make progress toward these program outcomes:

  • Understanding the contemplative education movement in U.S. higher education.
  • Connecting with a national leader in this movement.
  • Learning about opportunities to engage with ACMHE and the Journal of Contemplative Inquiry.

Faculty participants will make progress toward this scholarship outcome: 

  • Forming collaborative scholarly projects with students, faculty, & staff at JMU and other institutions.

Facilitator: Dr. John Baugher, the new Program Manager of the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society, will share information regarding national contemplative initiatives and the Journal of Contemplative Inquiry. 

If you require non-dietary accommodations to participate in this program, please email the CFI at cfi@jmu.edu or call (568-4846) immediately to convey your needs.  We will work with the HR department to provide you with reasonable accommodations, if time permits.

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