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IBS Offering “Works of Shinran I” Class

November 15, 2022

The Institute of Buddhist Studies (IBS) is pleased to announce that there are two spots […]

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Hanyu Buddhist Chaplaincy Chair Carries on Legacy of Dana

November 8, 2022

The Noboru and Yaeko Hanyu Buddhist Chaplaincy Professorial Chair is the IBS-endowed chair created by […]

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Rev. Dr. Daijaku Kinst to Step Down as IBS Faculty

November 8, 2022

Rev. Dr. Daijaku Kinst, who has served as the Noboru and Yaeko Hanyu Professor of Buddhist […]

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Students Reflect on Impact of Certificate in Sōtō Zen Buddhist Studies

September 6, 2022

Last month, Admissions and Communications Director Gesshin Greenwood sat down with Rev. Dr. Daijaku Kinst […]

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Dr. Paula Arai to Join IBS Faculty: She Will Be First Eshinni and Kakushinni Professor of Women and Buddhist Studies

August 22, 2022

The Institute of Buddhist Studies (IBS) is pleased to announce that acclaimed scholar and author […]

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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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