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Humanist Service with Conor Robinson

Monday, October 13, 7 pm, Goddard Chapel
Many Humanists affirm values of service and support, across lines of not only religious difference but international borderlines as well. But how can we most effectively engage in volunteerism? This Columbus Day, Monday, October 7 pm in Goddard Chapel, the Humanist Chaplaincy at Tufts wants to explore ...

Guy Mendilow Ensemble Concert: Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom

Monday, October 27, 8:30 pm, Goddard Chapel
Recalling the forgotten kingdom of medieval Spain’s convivenica period marked by interfaith and multicultural intersection,

October Carillon Tune

October carillon tune: St. Clement
Each month, University Chaplaincy adds a new carillon tune for all on the Medford/Somerville campus to hear. Listen for the tune at 5 pm on weekdays. Click the title to learn more about St. Clement. 

University Chaplaincy Hires New Staff

New Staff Fall 2014
Tufts University Chaplaincy hired four new staff members over the summer.

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University Chaplaincy Calendar

  • October 20, 2014
    PSA Book Club
    Starts: 12:00 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: Designated Residential hall common room
    Description: Book Club meets Mondays at Noon in a designated residential hall common room. This semester will be focused on The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Tim Keller. For more information, contact PSA President Emma Levitt at emma.levitt.@tufts.edu
  • October 20, 2014
    Dharma Study - Mindfulness, Reflections, and Discussions
    Starts: 12:00 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    Location: Goddard Chapel, 3 The Green, Medford, MA, United States
    Description: Beginning with few moments of Silence/mindfulness meditation.
    Passages/Readings will be selected from across Buddhist literature (ancient Pali/Sanskrit to modern Zen) and beyond. Discussions will focus on reflecting own life through these readings - how to make use of the insights from these texts to daily life.
    Anybody and everybody is welcome. No prior experience required. Tea will be available

    Upali Sraman, Buddhist Chaplaincy Intern, will be available from 10 am - 2.30 pm. on Mondays and 10-4pm on Fridays. Drop in or make appointments to discuss about Buddhism, Meditation, or if you need to share any issues in personal life...
  • October 20, 2014
    University Chaplaincy Music Committee Info Meeting
    Starts: 1:30 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2014 - 2:30 pm
    Location: Goddard Chapel, 3 The Green, Medford, MA 02155, United States
    Description: University Chaplaincy Music Program Planning Committee Interest Meeting
    Monday, October 20, 1:30 pm, Goddard Chapel Common Room
    University Chaplaincy, led by our Music Director, Janet Hunt, is looking to put together a student planning committee for the University Chaplaincy music program. This is an opportunity to provide creative feedback, meet others interested in sacred music, and create dynamic musical programming for the Tufts community. We are looking for students from diverse backgrounds with varied skill sets, including musical talents, publicity design, and more. Please email Zachary Cole if you are interested in attending or getting involved.
  • October 20, 2014
    Seventh Day Adventist: Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2014 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Campus Center, Room 207
  • October 20, 2014
    Orthodox Christian: Meeting
    Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: October 20, 2014 - 9:00 pm
    Location: Campus Center, Room 207

Upcoming Events

  • The Venerable Upali Sraman
    Born in Bangladesh Upali Sraman became a Buddhist monk in 2002 and was educated in Sri Lanka since 2003. Graduated from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, specializing in Sanskrit, he received a fellowship to study about religion, modernity, and Indian history at the Center for Modern Indian Studies in Goettingen University of Germany for … » read » read
  • Conor Robinson photo Humanist Service with Conor Robinson
    Monday, October 13, 7 pm, Goddard Chapel
    Many Humanists affirm values of service and support, across lines of not only religious difference but international borderlines as well. But how can we most effectively engage in volunteerism? This Columbus Day, Monday, October 7 pm in Goddard Chapel, the Humanist Chaplaincy at Tufts wants to explore … » read » read
  • 140821_14837_bristol003.JPG Humanist Chaplaincy Meet and Greet
    Friday, October 17, Noon, Goddard Chapel
    After years of lobbying by student activists and supportive voices in the administration, Tufts has finally established the country’s first university-funded Humanist chaplaincy. Walker Bristol, A14, joins the Chaplaincy staff this year as the first Humanist in Residence. Previously an active member of religious and Humanist life on … » read » read
  • Guy_Mendilow_Ensemble-photo_by_Gretjen_Helene-300_dpi Guy Mendilow Ensemble Concert: Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom
    Monday, October 27, 8:30 pm, Goddard Chapel
    Recalling the forgotten kingdom of medieval Spain’s convivenica period marked by interfaith and multicultural intersection,
    » read
  • 090516_1641_candlelight270.NEF Restoring Dignity in the Israel-Palestine Conversation
    Restoring Dignity in the
    Israel-Palestine Conversation
    8 Tuesdays, 6-8 pm, Starting 9/16
    Join us in this “third space” series to talk and learn about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In this group we will focus on developing our listening skills and understandings of the underlying tensions and diverse opinions involved both on the ground in … » read » read

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