Friday, October 11, 2013

What's Happy This Week: Dalai Lama Visits Emory University

 His Holiness the Dalai Lama talking to students during his visit to their Business Studies class where he interacted directly with students on the topic of secular ethics at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, USA on October 10, 2013. (Photo by Jeremy Russell/OHHDL) 

The Dalai Lama returned to Atlanta and the Emory campus in his capacity as Presidential Distinguished Professor, the only university appointment accepted by the 1989 Nobel Peace Laureate and leader of the Tibetan people.

 His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama stepped into his role as Presidential Distinguished Professor with both humor and humility. Emory Photo/Video.
The Dalai Lama participated in a series of public events, including programs on responsible citizenship, ethics and education. Venues with media access include the Arena at Gwinnett Center (Tuesday, Oct. 8) and the Emory campus (Wednesday, Oct. 9).   

See for more background information on Emory’s relationship and connections with the Dalai Lama.

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