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Announcement of Professorial Chairs

August 8, 2022

  The Dharma Forward Campaign The Buddhist Churches of America (BCA) and Institute of Buddhist […]

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IBS Celebrates Commencement 2022 In Person!

May 24, 2022

Joy and relief at being able to celebrate in person was a theme resonating throughout […]

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Panel on Chaplaincy Highlights Importance of Spiritual Care

May 2, 2022

On Thursday, April 28, 2022, Institute of Buddhist Studies alumni gathered online for a panel […]

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Spotlight on a Course: Buddhism and the West

December 14, 2021

This spring, the Institute of Buddhist Studies will be offering a staple of our Buddhist […]

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Celebrating Public Theologies of Technology and Presence

November 30, 2021

The Public Theologies of Technology and Presence (PTTP) is a three-year program, launched in 2018 […]

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Spotlight on a Course: Buddhism and Medicine

November 16, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the fragility of the human body to the forefront of […]

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Pacific World Series 4 Volume 2 Now Online

October 26, 2021

The Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies has published the second volume of […]

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Takashi Miyaji Named Ohtani Chair

October 20, 2021

The Institute of Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce that Rev. Dr. Takashi Miyaji has […]

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Meet Chenxing Han, Our New Chaplaincy Program Coordinator

August 31, 2021

The Institute of Buddhist Studies is excited to announce our new chaplaincy program coordinator, Chenxing […]

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GTU Welcomes Institute of Buddhist Studies as Member School

August 5, 2021

The Graduate Theological Union (GTU) and Institute of Buddhist Studies (IBS) are pleased to announce […]

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Buddhist Japanese Course Trains Beginning Students to Read Complex Texts

August 2, 2021

This fall, IBS is excited to offer Buddhist Japanese I, the first of a four-course […]

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Nancy Lin Joins the IBS Faculty

July 12, 2021

This fall, the Institute of Buddhist Studies is pleased to have Dr. Nancy Lin join […]

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Pacific World Publishes Special Section on Apologetics

July 9, 2021

The Pacific World, the peer-reviewed journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies, has published a special section […]

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Call for Papers – 2021 Virtual Graduate Student Symposium

July 5, 2021

We are delighted to announce the Graduate Student Symposium at the Institute of Buddhist Studies […]

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Rev. Dr. Yamaoka Retires From IBS

June 10, 2021

Former Bishop Rev. Dr. Seigen Haruo Yamaoka had never planned on his amazing path — […]

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2021 Graduation and Commencement

May 27, 2021

On Friday, May 21, faculty, students, trustees, and friends of the Institute of Buddhist Studies […]

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IBS Faculty (and Alum) Thomas Calobrisi Co-Edits Journal

May 17, 2021

Current IBS adjunct faculty member and recent IBS grad Thomas Calobrisi has co-edited this autumn’s […]

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“May We Gather” Demonstrates Communal Healing as an Act of Protest

May 4, 2021

On May 4th at 4pm, over 1700 people watched the livestream of “May We Gather,” […]

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Taigen Dan Leighton Published in Joanna Macy Volume

April 26, 2021

Environmental activists and Buddhists have admired the work of Joanna Macy for decades. We’re pleased […]

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Statement Against Anti-Asian Violence

March 23, 2021

We at IBS are saddened and outraged by ongoing anti-Asian violence, attacks on Buddhist temples, […]

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