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Alumnus Andrew Bonnici, PhD '78 Releases New Newsletter

09/26/2011
Alumnus Andrew Bonnici, PhD '78 Releases New Newsletter. Dr. Andrew Shugyo Daijo Bonnici, Ph.D. Applied Meditation Psychology & Visceral Core Intelligence ZenDoctor.Com THE PRACTICE OF ZAZEN-ONLY CLARIFIES THE STILL MOUNTAIN AND NOURISHES THE OPEN AND WAKEFUL SKY View Online. All Rights Reserved Revised September 22, 2011 Andrew Shugyo Bonnici, Ph.D. View Copyrights At home and...

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The American Psychological Foundation (APF) is now accepting applications for the 2012 Francis M. Culbertson Travel Grant

09/26/2011
The American Psychological Foundation (APF) is now accepting applications for the 2012 Francis M. Culbertson Travel Grant, which supports travel to conferences for women from developing countries who are in the earliest stages of their careers. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2012. See Announcement. Parie S. Kadir Program Officer American Psychological Foundation 750 First...

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Alumnus Paul Hokemeyer, PhD '10 Publishes Dissertation

09/26/2011
Alumnus Paul Hokemeyer, PhD '10 Publishes Gay and Rich: A Journey Into the Wealthy Male Homosexual Identity: Qualitative Findings Available at Amazon.com

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Saybrook PHS Alumni Homecoming Workshop Videos Available on the Alumni Homepage

09/23/2011
Links to Interviews with Dr. Stan Krippner, Dr. Amedeo Giorgi, and Dr. Dennis Jaffe by their former students are available for viewing at the Saybrook PHS Alumni Homepage.

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Associate Professor Position Open at Indiana University

09/23/2011
Indiana University School of Education Assistant/Associate Professor, Special Education Required Qualifications: • Doctorate in Special and/or Inclusive Education or related area • Emerging/established record of scholarship in special and urban education. • Professional experience in K-12 urban education settings • Curricular and instructional expertise in inclusive,...

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Alumna Kay Miller, Ph.D. '92 Publishes New Book Living with the Stranger in Me

09/22/2011
Alumna Kay Miller, Ph.D. '92 Publishes New Book Living with the Stranger in Me: An Exploration of Aging Available at CreateSpace eStore https://www.createspace.com/3624044 And at www.amazon.com

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Saybrook Alumnus Daniel Foor, Ph.D. '09 Directs Annual Conference of Earth Medicine Alliance Oct 22-23, 2011

09/22/2011
Saybrook Alumnus Daniel Foor, Ph.D. '09 Executive Director and Founder of Earth Medicine Alliance Directs Annual Conference Oct 22-23, 2011 Earth Medicine Alliance is a non-profit focused on earth-honoring ways of life, healing our relations with the natural world, and in addition to lots of different ceremonial leaders, we'll also have some eco-psychologists presenting. It's a diverse crew of...

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Saybrook Faculty Member, Marc Pilisuk, Presents Taking Stock of Peace at AHIMSA Event in Berkeley

09/22/2011
Dear friends of AHIMSA, AHIMSA Berkeley and The Metta Center for Nonviolence Education present a Free Public Forum: Inspiration from Peace Movements Worldwide Taking Stock of Peace Date: Sunday, October 30, 2:30-6:30 pm Venue: Berkeley Society of Friends, 2151 Vine St. in Berkeley You are invited to a celebration of the global peace movement and a discussion with some of its...

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Saybrook Alumna Lyn Freeman, M.A. '94, Ph.D. '97 Featured on Alaskan TV

09/22/2011
The work of Saybrook Alumna Lyn Freeman, M.A. '94, Ph.D. '97 is Featured on Alaskan TV http://www.ktuu.com/videobeta/5a59a753-3839-4694-b538-eb7adc9a13f7/News/2-Yo ur-Health-Sept-13-2011 Here is the link to the second and final video of the Alaska TV series: http://www.ktuu.com/health/2yourhealth/ If this direct link no longer takes you to her piece, Lyn says, “make sure to click the...

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"Connected" premiers this Friday at Landmark, Embarcadero

09/11/2011

During Saybrook’s Fall 2011 Residential Conference, we were thrilled to be able to offer interested students a sneak peak at Tiffany Shlain’s upcoming documentary “Connected” – an examination of human life in a digital age.

Student feedback was overwhelmingly positive – and now “Connected” is making its public debut for Bay Area audiences this Friday.

“Connected” is a film that speaks to one of the central questions that Saybrook addresses every day:  what does it mean to be human in the 21st century?  Shlain – who is a founder of both the Webby awards and The National Day of Unplugging – asks how we have changed the way we relate to the technology we use every day, and how that technology has changed us. 

Shlain’s love/hate relationship with technology serves as the springboard for a thrilling exploration of modern life…and our interconnected future. Equal parts documentary and memoir, the film unfolds during a year in which technology and science literally become a matter of life and death for the director. As Shlain’s father battles brain cancer and she confronts a high-risk pregnancy, her very understanding of connection is challenged at every turn. Using a brilliant mix of animation, archival footage, and home movies, Shlain reveals the surprising ties that link us not only to the people we love but also to the world at large. A personal film with universal relevance, Connected explores how, after centuries of declaring our independence, it may be time for us to declare our interdependence instead.

Connected will be premiering at San Francisco’s Landmark Embarcadero Theater on Friday, Sept. 16, at 7:20 – and Tiffany Shlain will be available to answer questions after the show.

Shlain will also be attending screenings in Mill Valley at the Sequoia Theater (Saturday, 9/17, 7 p.m. show), and The Berkeley Shattuck 10 Theater (Sunday, 9/18, afternoon show)

For more information visit http://connectedthefilm.com

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