Ways to Engage with Naropa

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Engage with Naropa Online

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    Follow The Pilot Light

    Naropa’s blog—The Pilot Light—is dedicated to realizing Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s vision of an awakened society. The Pilot Light features posts by Naropa’s faculty, glimpses into the Naropa student perspective, updates from the alumni community, and more. Follow The Pilot Light to stay up to date with everything at Naropa.

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    Mindful U at Naropa Podcast

    This podcast is for those with an interest in mindfulness and a curiosity about its place in both higher education and the world at large. Hosted by Naropa alumnus David DeVine, episodes feature Naropa faculty, alumni, and special guests on a wide variety of topics including compassion, permaculture, social justice, herbal healing, and green architecture—to name a few. Listen to explore the transformative possibilities of mindfulness, both in the classroom and beyond! 

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    Engage on Social Media

    The Naropa University community is a social one, composed of seekers, makers, artists, activists, humanitarians, and more! Engage and connect with the Naropa community online by following us on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

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    Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel

    Naropa University’s YouTube channel shares videos about the offerings, teachings, and transformations occurring in the Naropa community and beyond. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to experience student life, alumni success stories, guest lectures, meditation instruction, and more.

Get Involved

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    Visit Campus

    Naropa can customize your visit to your personal and academic interests. You may take class in an area of interest, meet with a faculty member, or attend an information session with Admissions. Plan a visit.

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    Take a Tour

    Guided tours, lasting between twenty and forty minutes, are available at all three Naropa campuses. See tour schedule.

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    Go to an Event

    Please join us for an illuminating talk, powerful workshop, or an artistic offering to engage your mind, spark your imagination, and inspire your work. Join our email list to learn about upcoming events.

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    Learn to Meditate

    Scientific research increasingly supports the fact meditation and mindfulness offers increased health and well-being, for people of any background or belief system. Naropa University, worldwide leader in mindfulness for more than forty years, is proud to offer weekly, free meditation instruction sessions during the fall and spring semesters.

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    Visit One of Our Art Galleries

    The Naropa University Galleries offer an experience of the arts in a contemplative environment committed to the human experience of visual, perceptual, and energetic transmissions through art. Learn more.

Support Contemplative Education

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    Make a Gift to Naropa

    Naropa alumni go on to serve their communities through innovative careers that include social entrepreneurship, environmental leadership, activism, artistic achievement, and the helping professions. If you believe in our mission of inspiring social good, make a gift now.