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Serving as a sponsor of the Greater Good Science Center is more than an effective way to connect with the GGSC community. It’s a profound endorsement for our work and mission.

To sponsors interested in expressing their support for the Center, we offer the following platforms:

• The GGSC’s unique website, including Greater Good magazine, the Raising Happiness blog, and our community pages;

• Our e-newsletters, published every week, which have a wide and rapidly growing subscription base;

• Live events, including our Science of a Meaningful Life seminar series, and all the promotional materials that accompany them;

• Our various video series, including from our Science of a Meaningful Life events and our Raising Happiness parenting videos, which feature world-renowned speakers and are disseminated widely—both online and ultimately as DVDs;

• Our podcast series, covering topics vital to parents, educators and others, and available through our website, our iTunes page, and the heavily trafficked UC Berkeley iTunes page;

• Webinars featuring presentations by GGSC staff and affiliates.

If you would like more details about any of these sponsorship opportunities, please .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), with “Sponsorship” in the subject line.


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Greater Good Events

Mindful Self-Compassion: Core Skills Training
International House
December 9-10, 2016

Mindful Self-Compassion: Core Skills Training

This workshop is an introduction to Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC), an empirically-supported training program based on the pioneering research of Kristin Neff and the clinical perspective of Chris Germer.


Take a Greater Good Quiz!

How compassionate are you? How generous, grateful, or forgiving? Find out!


Watch Greater Good Videos

Jon Kabat-Zinn

Talks by inspiring speakers like Jon Kabat-Zinn, Dacher Keltner, and Barbara Fredrickson.


Greater Good Resources


Book of the Week

How Pleasure Works By Paul Bloom Bloom explores a broad range of human pleasures from food to sex to religion to music. Bloom argues that human pleasure is not purely an instinctive, superficial, sensory reaction; it has a hidden depth and complexity.

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"It is a great good and a great gift, this Greater Good. I bow to you for your efforts to bring these uplifting and illuminating expressions of humanity, grounded in good science, to the attention of us all."  
Jon Kabat-Zinn

Best-selling author and founder of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program

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