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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.
This two-day conference is aimed to help change individuals’ lives, minds, cultures, and improve world through independent, empathic therapies, education, and living.
Or Live Webcast | April 8, 2011
A day-long seminar led by Dacher Keltner, and featuring Stanford University biologist Robert Sapolsky, that offers strategies for cultivating compassion, happiness, and reducing stress in yourself and others. Will be webcast live!
The 2011 Conference which is dedicated to John Werner Kluge, will feature more than 75 presentations that include research forums, presentation dialogues, workshops, keynotes, breakfast roundtables, and post-conference institutes.
This conference brings together a guest faculty, including experts in the fields of mindfulness, attachment, trauma, interpersonal neurobiology, and trauma-based disorders
Christine Carter talks on personal happiness, raising happy kids, compassion, gratitude, and a range of other topics.
Stanford, California | March 1, 2011
In this lecture, primatologist Frans B. M. de Waal will discuss how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
Christine Carter talks on raising happy kids and a range of other topics.
The Wisdom Conference has brought together people from a variety of disciplines, including technology leaders, Zen teachers, neuroscientists, and academics to explore how we can live with deeper meaning and wisdom in our technology-rich age.
Speakers from the fields of neuroscience and the psychology of human happiness will present the latest research and practices for human happiness and compassion.
*Event is sold out*