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PROGRAM STRUCTURE
– Course Components
Reading Assignments
Writing Assignments
Service Work
– Mentor Interviews
Optional Activities
Chaplain Consults
COURSE INFO
Contacts, Communication and Slack
– Academic Credit
– Group Agreements
– Payment, Withdrawal and Completion
MONTH BY MONTH
– Before Our First Class
September (09/30/22)
Karuna – Compassion
October (10/21/22)
Dana – Generosity
November (11/11/22)
Sila – Virtue
December (12/09/22)
Nekkhama – Renunciation
January (01/13/22)
Panna – Wisdom
February (02/03-04/22)
Viriya – Energy
March (03/10/22)
Khanta – Patience
April (04/07/22)
Sacca – Truth
May (05/05/22)
Aditthana – Resolve
June (06/02/22)
Metta – Lovingkindness
July (07/07/22)
Upekkha – Equanimity
RESOURCES
– Action + Reflection = Learning
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Writing Assignments

Participants write four types of papers over the course of the year:
Dharma Reflections
Action Reflections
Personal Religious History
Applied Dharmology Paper

Due Dates for Writing Assignments
By October classDharma Reflection: ‘Tending the Sick’
By November classDharma Reflection: ‘Crying With’
Action Reflection: #1
By December classDharma Reflection: ‘The Woman at the Well’
By January classDharma Reflection: ‘Parable of the Mustard Seed’
Action Reflection: #2
By February classPersonal Religious History
By March classDharma Reflection: ‘Angulimala’
Action Reflection: #3
By April classDharma Reflection: ‘The Woman in Samadhi’
By May classApplied Dharmology
By June classDharma Reflection: ‘The Blind Men and the Elephant’
Assignment Readers
AJ PetersonGil
Alan SchwartzJennifer
Allen ShahPaul
Barbara DonderoGil
Casey KhoJennifer
Christin ChongPaul
Clarence MagnoGil
Conrad SherbyJennifer
Elisa GillPaul
Kei Van ArnamGil
Letesa IslerJennifer
Sage BeringerPaul
Sharon DowGil
Sri JuvadiJennifer

Upon completion, send your writing assignment to your assigned faculty reader. You are also encouraged to share your writings with your buddy, or other members of the cohort.

On Each Paper

Include:
• Your name
• Assignment title
• Due Date

WRITING WORKSHOP WITH VANESSA FROM 10/15/2022

Presentation Slides

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