Event Calendar

Are you an ACMHE member with an upcoming event to promote? Email your event details to info@acmhe.org for inclusion on the community calendar!

Parable of the Sower: Octavia’s Lessons to Ground for Well Being

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Offering a contemplative practice for well-being and self-reflection, Sequoya will center Black sci-fi author Octavia Butler and the 12 lessons mentioned throughout the Parable of the Sower. Sequoya will facilitate an interactive session, integrating contemplative practices and creativity, such as guided visualization with oracle card images, intentions, and guided journaling.

South Asian Identity Development and Contemplative Pedagogy: A Journey Reconciling Spirituality, Culture, and Appropriation

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Using personal story, the speakers will discuss their respective journeys navigating South Asian identity development, the influence of colonialism on this process, and how they have navigated contemplative pedagogy work within a broader context of cultural appropriation, racism, and islamophobia. The session will begin with a brief contemplative practice.

Weaving the Waves of Awe: Indigenous Cosmologies for Ecological Belonging

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Free for ACMHE members: Dr. Yuria Celidwen invites us to come together into a shared experiential practice of empowerment for individuals, relationships, communities, and the planet by cultivating a sense of responsibility, adaptability, balance, purpose, and belonging.

Contemplative Environmentalism

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Free for ACMHE members: Jillian Lain will discuss the philosophy and practice of yoga in the context of environmental activism, equitable access to nature, and the decolonization of yoga.

Healing Higher Education: Confronting the Issues

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Join Dr. Joy Blanchard, Associate Professor of Higher Education at Louisiana State University, Dr. Hollie Chessman, Director of Research at the American Council on Education, and CMind  Executive Director Dr. David Robinson-Morris in a data-driven conversation where the issues are identified, named, and confronted as a beginning of the healing process.

Free

Healing Higher Education: Racial Reckoning, Racial Justice

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Join the AAC&U’s Dr. Tia Brown McNair and Professor Rhonda Magee, JD in a webinar exploring how colleges and universities might begin the institutional work of racial justice, truth-telling, reconciliation, and healing while simultaneously understanding the inner work of racial justice and healing.

Free