Art Therapy in Cambodia

Art Therapy in Cambodia

In 2013, the Naropa Community Art Studio and Lotus Outreach established a partnership for the Counseling and Reintegration program in Cambodia… See More

Radical Compassion Symposium

October 16–19, 2014
Join us for a symposium dedicated to compassion, the new radicalism of our time… See More

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Authentic Leadership Certificate

January 12–May 8, 2015
Become the leader the world needs now. Effectively lead the changes you want to see in the world… See More

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Boulder Among Top 5 College Towns

Due to its favorable weather, eclectic local shops, scenic mountain views, and bike-friendly layout, Boulder ranks at #3 on Travelers Today's list.… See More


Naropa Divests from Fossil Fuels

Naropa University has fully divested from its holdings in companies identified as having the highest potential greenhouse gas emissions… See More

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Nalanda Campus Renovation

The recent renovation to our performing and visual arts campus has more than quadrupled Nalanda's available classroom space… See More

Meet Naropa

Lola Gerber during the SWP

Student Focus

Meet Lola Gerber, an MFA student in the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, who has deeply valued the experimental atmosphere at Naropa… See More

Faculty Focus

Meet Peter Grossenbacher, director of Naropa University's Consciousness Laboratory, where he and students work to shed light on the nature of human consciousness… See More

Alumni Focus

Meet Haruna Tsuchiya (MFA '12). Since graduating, Haruna has become an instructor at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand.…See More

What is Contemplative Education?

Contemplative education has been at the core of the Naropa experience since our founding in 1974, combining the best of Western scholarship and Eastern wisdom traditions... See More