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Brown Contemplative Studies Highlighted in Huffington Post

Contemplative Studies at Brown was recently featured in an article by the Huffington Post.  The article details the recent creation of the Contemplative Studies concentration at Brown and the larger impact of the program to the field and beyond.  To view the full article, click here.

(Distributed November 11, 2014)

Overhyping Mindfulness: An Interview with Catherine Kerr

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and member of Contemplative Studies core faculty, Dr. Catherine Kerr recently gave an insightful interview regarding the portrayal of mindfulness research in the media.  The interview, appearing in Tricycle, details how the mainstream media has "cherry-picked" studies, and really hasn't thoroughlly investigated or reported on the studies that are out there.

(Distributed October 2, 2014)
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