Archives For: June 2013

Student Satisfaction Survey Results Are In

06/18/2013

You like us, you really like us!

For the third year in a row, Saybrook University’s Student Satisfaction Survey has shown students are more content with their overall Saybrook experience. 

More than 70 percent of enrolled students participated in the 2013 survey, which was developed and coordinated by the Saybrook Office of Institutional Research, and included 57 questions measuring student satisfaction rates with 21 key academic quality indicators and 17 key indicators for university-level services.

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Saybrook University Welcomes New Board of Trustees Officers

06/17/2013
Renee Levi

Saybrook welcomes its 2013-14 board of trustee officers: Renee Levi, PhD, previously the board co-chair, as chair; Brendan D. Leonard, MBA as vice chair; Bradley G. Fisher, MBA, as secretary; and Sam Talucci, MA, DMAN, as treasurer.

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Saybrook University to Sponsor Parker Palmer Event Series in Seattle

06/17/2013
Parker Palmer

Are you frustrated with politics and the lack of civil discourse in community? Do you wonder if you can make a difference? For three days in July, 2013, at events across Seattle, internationally known educator, author and activist Parker J. Palmer will spark a community conversation based on his latest book, Healing the Heart of Democracy: The Courage to Create a Politics Worthy of the Human Spirit. The latest of Palmer’s nine books, Healing shows his commonsense approach to politics that serves the common good.

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Help Us Support New Students

06/14/2013

We live in a time when any human emotion is seen as “treatable” by drugs;  a time when organizations are desperately searching for ways to better organize and sustain communities; a time when the potential of new technologies for social transformation seems boundless, but is so far untested.

We live in a time when the world needs humanistic psychologists, organizational change agents, and new medicine.  Now more than ever.

After 40 years, Saybrook University remains the intellectual home of humanistic scholarship.  But are we doing enough?

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Charles Cannady, Professor of Psychology, has passed away

06/10/2013
Charles Cannady

Saybrook University is sad to report the passing of faculty member Charles Cannady, PhD.

He died peacefully Friday morning, surrounded by family and friends, of complications from a long fight with cancer.

A gifted scholar who worked across several schools at Saybrook, Charles was a founding faculty member of our MFT program, a recognized international expert on Sandtray Therapy, and a dedicated healer.  He worked with youth in crisis, families in need, and men’s groups – particularly for those with anger management issues.  He made a difference in many lives.

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