Spring 2015 Commencement

President Charles G. Lief, Provost Dr. Janet Cramer and the Naropa University faculty cordially invite graduating students, their families and their friends to the Naropa University Spring 2015 Commencement. Please join us as we celebrate this exciting time and tremendous accomplishment! 

We are honored to have Parker Palmer as this year's commencement speaker. Register below to receive the link to watch the livestreamed speech and to get an email reminder prior to commencement.

Sunday, May 10, 2015
1:00 p.m.
Macky Auditorium
University of Colorado
285 University Avenue
Boulder, CO 80309

Reception to follow the commencement ceremony on the Naropa Green at the Arapahoe campus.

Fill out the form below to receive a link to watch the livestream and get an email reminder prior to commencement.


Parker J. Palmer, Founder and Senior Partner of the Center for Courage & Renewal, is a world-renowned writer, speaker and activist who focuses on issues in education, community, leadership, spirituality and social change. He holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley, as well as eleven honorary doctorates, two Distinguished Achievement Awards from the National Educational Press Association, and numerous other awards, including the William Rainey Harper Award (whose previous recipients include Margaret Mead and Elie Wiesel). Parker is the author of nine books, including several best-selling and award-winning titles.