Alumni Workshops and Events
Warriorship: Merging Who We Are with What We Do
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
12 noon–1:20 p.m.
Performing Arts Center, Arapahoe Campus
2130 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, CO 80302
Free and open to all Naropa alumni, students, staff, faculty, and their guests. Bring your lunch; lemonade and cookies will be provided.
Join Naropa's chair of the board of trustees and certified professional life and business coach, Jerry Colonna, for a fascinating talk and discussion about the journey of values-based engagement and the adventure of merging our deepest selves with the work we do in the world. Read more about Jerry.
Naropa Sustainability Council, Career Services and Community Engagement, and Alumni Relations.
Mini Authentic Leadership Series
Three Tuesdays: Oct 8, Oct 29 and Nov 19
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wulsin Hall, Arapahoe Campus
2130 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder CO 80302
Attend one workshop or all three; we encourage you to attend all three, for the overview of Authentic Leadership!
October 8, 2013
Authenticity and Presence: Bringing Who You Are to How You Lead
October 22, 2013
Me to We: Engaging Others in Powerful Conversations
November 19, 2013
Leading Change: Sensing, Visioning and Acting
This mini-series provides an introduction to Authentic Leadership--a powerful approach to personal and professional development that can increase one's capacity for clarity, compassion and effective action in life and at work.
About the Facilitator:
Susan Skjei, M.S, PCC, is an educator, executive coach and consultant specializing in leadership and transformative change.
RSVP is requested. Learn more and RSVP.
Alumni Gathering in Hawaii
Friday, October 18, 2013
Kailua Shambhala Meditation Center
Kailua, on Oahu
All Naropa alumni (including non-degree alumni) as well as former staff, faculty and parents of Naropa students or alumni in the Hawaiian islands are warmly invited to attend this informal gathering to connect with their Naropa community. For more information, please contact Alumni Regional Volunteer, Shirley Rivera: riveras002 [AT ]hawaii [DOT ]rr [DOT] com (Note: you will need to type in the email address, no spaces, using @, etc.)
Past Alumni Workshops and Events:
These workshops explored and deepened our relationship with money and abundance!You and Your Credit Scores: Unraveling the Mystery
Monday, February 4, 2013, with Elevations Credit Union
Healthy Wealth: Balancing the Practical and Mystical Side of Money Creation
Monday, March 4, 2013 with alumna Denise Barnes, founder of Soul Biz Savvy, and guide for entrepreneurs and creative types to find that place where "creativity befriends profit".
Annihilating the Debt Monster: Creative and Pragmatic Practices to Manage and Reduce
Monday, April 1, 2013, with Society for Financial Awareness
These "techy Tuesdays" allowed us to seize some techy skills!
Prezi: PowerPoint's Cooler, Younger Sibling
Tuesday, February 12, 2013, with Jessica Rooney, Admissions Communications Coordinator, Naropa
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 with alumnus John March, guitarist, audio and music consultant, producer, ZenGuitarGuy
The Cloud: a network of servers: What is it?
Tuesday, April 9th, 2013 with Seann Goodman, Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Naropa University
Creative Career Callings: A Night of Networking
Thursday, March 14, 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Explore the creative career paths some
of our graduate psychology alumni have taken in this night of networking and dialogue
about alternatives to becoming a therapist.
Boston, MA Event RESCHEDULED
New Date: Monday, April 29, 2013, 6:00–8:30 p.m.
All Naropa alumni, parents and their guests are invited to join President Lief at the home of Naropa Trustee, Jim Rosen and his wife Carol, in Newton, MA. Appetizers and beverages will be provided. RSVP is requested; exact address and directions will be provided upon RSVP. Please know that this location is easily accessible via public transportation, the MBTA. Please click here to RSVP.
Santa Cruz, CA
Sunday, March 17, 2013, 4:30–6:30 p.m.
All Naropa alumni, parents and their guests are invited to join President Lief at
the home of Kitty Dennis and Larry McFall, in Santa Cruz for a potluck! All guests
are invited (though not required) to bring a dish to share (main dish, appetizer,
salad or dessert - you choose!). Beverages will be provided. Please save the date
and plan to join us! RSVP is requested; please click here to RSVP.
Thursday, May 23, 2013, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
All Naropa alumni, parents and their guests are invited to join President Lief at the home of alumni Bill Hulley and Amy RM Stahl, in Portland, OR. Appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Please save the date and plan to join us! RSVP is requested; click here to RSVP.
Naropa University welcomes participants with disabilities. Contact Melissa @ 303-546-3597 or email@example.com to inquire about accessibility and disability accommodations needed to participate fully in these events.