Friday, November 2, 2012 - Sunday, November 4, 2012

Buddhist Meditation Retreat

Selected students will pay $25 to the Office for Religious and Spiritual Life for the retreat. The Deer Park Monastic
community was founded in the tradition of peace activist and Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. This particular retreat is specifically designed for college students and educators.


If you are interested in participating, please email the following information to the Rev. Susan E. Young at <>: name, age, gender, address, email, and student ID number. Also, please write a 300 word essay describing your interest in this retreat. Please include spiritual or religious questions you are currently examining, any connections this retreat may have with your intellectual interests, and other aspects of your life that you believe will be enhanced, challenged or stimulated by this experience. Applications are due Tuesday, October 23. Please also note that, if accepted, your participation at the retreat will not be guaranteed unless you pay the required $25. For any questions contact Mirja Hitzemann at