December 2009

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TLKY Buddhism and Contemporary Society Lecture Series presents Sogyal Rinpoche, World renowned Tibetan teacher and author of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying

December 15/16, 2009 Rinpoche gave two free talks (Chan Centre, Dec 15 & Asian Centre, Dec 16) to full houses. His Chan Centre talk was entitled Finding Peace and Stability in a Troubled World: How to Discover Inner Peace & Contentment. Rinpoche’s talk the next day was entitled The Heart Essence of Tibetan Buddhism: The […]

IAR’s Prof. Pitman Potter awarded $2.5 Million SSHRC MCRI Phase 2 Grant

December 14, 2009 Potter hopes his MCRI project “Asia Pacific Dispute Resolution: Understanding Coordinated Compliance with International Trade and Human Rights Standards in Comparative Perspective” will inform international and intercultural trade negotiations. Potter’s successful phase two MCRI grant expands on the work developed in phase one of the project, which looked at how nations’ norms […]

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