Episode 27. Chris Cole: Bipolar Order

This week’s episode features Naropa graduate Chris Cole (BA Contemplative Psychology ’10), who currently works as a Life Coach specializing in bipolar disorder and spiritual emergence.

Episode 25. Paul Bassis: The ARISE Movement

ARISE Festival takes place over three days (August 3rd-5th, 2018) at Sunrise Ranch, a 350-acre organic farm and retreat center, located in a stunning Colorado mountain valley just west of the town of Loveland.

Episode 24. Barbara Catbagan: Creating Resilient Teachers

Barbara Catbagan is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Contemplative Education Department, at Naropa University. Her dedication to contemplative education has evolved through the intersections of her daily practice, her K-12 teaching background and her association with the National Coalition for Equity in Education through which she works with institutions of higher education on issues and initiatives of equity, social justice, and personal and professional development.

Episode 21. Joey Marti: Healing Naturally with TiPi

The newest episode of our university podcast, ‘MindfulU at Naropa University,’ is out on iTunes, Stitcher, and Fireside now! We are excited to announce this week’s episode features Joey Marti, graduate of Naropa University’s BA Contemplative Psychology Program.  Episode 21

Episode 17. Lama Rod Owens: Love and Rage

‘Considered one of the leaders of the next generation of Dharma teachers, Lama Rod Owens has a blend of formal Buddhist training and life experience that gives him a unique ability to understand, relate and engage with those around him in a way that’s spacious and sincere.

Episode 16. Anne Parker: Gross National Happiness

The newest episode of our university podcast, ‘MindfulU at Naropa University,’ is out now! This week’s episode features Naropa professor Anne Parker, PhD. Episode 16 – Anne Parker: Gross National Happiness: The

Episode 15. Ian Sanderson: Survival Skills

A member of the Mohawk Nation, Turtle clan, Ian Sanderson hails from the Six Nations of the Grand River reserve.  He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Indigenous Studies from Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario.

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Naropa Campuses Closed on Friday, March 15, 2024

Due to adverse weather conditions, all Naropa campuses will be closed Friday, March 15, 2024.  All classes that require a physical presence on campus will be canceled. All online and low-residency programs are to meet as scheduled.

Based on the current weather forecast, the Healing with the Ancestors Talk & Breeze of Simplicity program scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday will be held as planned.

Staff that do not work remotely or are scheduled to work on campus, can work remotely. Staff that routinely work remotely are expected to continue to do so.

As a reminder, notifications will be sent by e-mail and the LiveSafe app.  

Regardless of Naropa University’s decision, if you ever believe the weather conditions are unsafe, please contact your supervisor and professors.  Naropa University trusts you to make thoughtful and wise decisions based on the conditions and situation in which you find yourself in.