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Listening as a Sacred Practice (webinar summary)

Listening is a form of spiritual hospitality by which you invite strangers to become friends, to get to know their inner selves more fully, and even to dare to be silent with you (Henri Nouwen). Spiritual care begins with deep listening, to the other, to oneself, and the divine. In this workshop, Dr. Su Yon Pak explores the practice of …

From Individual Resilience to Institutional Resilience (webinar summary)

Why have some higher education institutions responded more effectively than others to the strains of the COVID-19 pandemic? Dr. V. Paraprasad, former Deputy President of the National University of Singapore, posits that individual resilience plays a strong role in determining an institution’s response – that is, the way an individual bounces back from personal difficulties is reflected in the way …