Changing Boundaries: Mindfulness, Spirituality and Education

July 4th - 5th 2013 | Centre for Spiritual Capital at Dublin City University

Date: Thursday 4th and Friday 5th July 2013. Fern
Location: Dublin City University
Venue: Nursing Building
(first building on the left as you come in from Collins Avenue.)
Contacts: Susan Byrne
Conference Administrator
Ph. +353 1 700-5223
susan.byrne@dcu.ie

Building upon the success of the first Changing Boundaries: Spirituality and Education International Conference 2010, the Centre for Spiritual Capital at DCU is delighted to host the 2nd conference. It is co-organised by Dr. James O'Higgins Norman, from the School of Education Studies, and Dr. Bernadette Flanagan from All Hallows College. The Centre for Spiritual Capital is a research centre established by All Hallows College in co-operation wth the School of Education Studies and Waterford Institute of Technology.

The aim of the conference is to provide a global platform in which scholars and practitioners can consider the role of spirituality in education. The conference will be of particular interest to those who wish to explore the evolving role of mindfulness and meditation in educational settings.

Papers will be presented at this conference from individuals who approach spirituality in the Arts, Health, Humanities, Social Sciences and Bio-medical disciplines.

Orgainising Committee: Dr. Bernadette Flanagan (All Hallows College), Dr. Michael Howlett (WIT), Prof. Jim Malone (Trinity College), Dr. James O'Higgins Norman (DCU), Dr. Michael O'Sullivan (All Hallows College).

This conference is supported by a grant from the Office of the Vice President for Research at Dublin City University and a grant from the Office of the Vice President for Institutional Advancement at All Hallows College.