2017 Living Compassion
Conference: Mindful Compassion
April 21, 2017 (8:30-4:00 pm; registration begins at 8:00 AM)
This one day conference provides NAU faculty, students, staff, and community
members an opportunity to learn about compassion and compassion-inspired work
taking place in the NAU and Flagstaff communities. The event will be held in
the NAU DuBois ballroom on South Campus. The opening session begins at
8:30 am, but come early to enjoy a few refreshments! Session speakers
will be examining the value of compassion, its philosophical roots, its
application to teaching and learning, and its relevance to service and being a
part of one's community. In addition, there are four workshops to choose
from (see program).
There is no conference registration fee. In addition to lunch, refreshments
will be available all day. Student volunteers will assist student in completing
sign-up sheets if receiving credit for attendance. If community members
are interested, a certificate of participation can also be received for
Please see this year's conference program. This program may be updated if there
are any changes.
Although the conference is FREE, NAU parking is $7 for an all-day pass.
For information about how and where to purchase a parking permit, see
We will also have parking
permits for sale outside the entrance to DuBois (near the parking lot) to
facilitate parking for those traveling to NAU.
Over the lunch hour (along with free lunch!), there is a poster session.
If you are interested in submitting a poster, please see our Welcome page