News & Events
The Greater Good Science Center is dedicated to building connections with the community beyond UC Berkeley. By sponsoring public lectures and participating in public symposia we encourage dialogue about the importance of promoting positive emotions and relationships in classrooms, in families, and in our communities at large.
Upcoming Greater Good Science Center Events
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.
The GGSC’s six-day Summer Institute equips education professionals with prosocial learning strategies, tools and processes that benefit both students and teachers.
Upcoming Events Co-sponsored by the GGSC
Other Upcoming Events
The conference is designed as a gathering of thinkers, including educators, parents, policy makers, public-opinion leaders, philanthropists, business leaders, and the media.
Professor Gopnik will discuss her new book.
This Unique Conference is Devoted Entirely to Mindful Leadership.
The Premier Meeting for Contemplative Studies
The conference theme is: Giving and Forgiving.
This one-day program offers micro-practices that support joy and therefore happiness and success
A free online course exploring the roots of a happy, meaningful life. Co-taught by the GGSC’s Dacher Keltner and Emiliana Simon-Thomas. Up to 16 CE credit hours available.
The GGSC’s six-day Summer Institute equips educators with social-emotional learning tools that benefit both students and teachers.
A day of cutting-edge research and awe-inspiring performances
How meditation helps us become better, happier people, a book launch for Lama Tsomo’s Why Is the Dalai Lama Always Smiling?
“Positive Thinking for Cranks and Pessimists” with GGSC web editor Jeremy Adam Smith