A Day with the Dalai Lama
High-spirited and hushed moments from Feb. 24: a day to talk about business, ethics, compassion. Plus, His Holiness gets a new sweatshirt.
For more on the Dalai Lama’s visit, read Kirk O. Hanson’s “Cultivating compassion” in the Spring 2014 SCM.
“Wonderful,” he says. Photo by Michael Collopy
High-spirited and hushed moments from Feb. 24: a day to talk about business, ethics, compassion.
Poet and former chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts Dana Gioia argues that Catholic writers must renovate and reoccupy their own tradition.
Pulitzer Prize–winning author Marilynne Robinson speaks about grace, discernment, and being a modern believer.
Hossam Baghat, one of Egypt’s leading human rights activists, was awarded the 2014 Katharine and George Alexander Law Prize for his work defending human rights.
Scoring 40 points in one game. And besting Steve Nash’s freshman year.
A lab on a chip helps provide the answer—which is a matter of life and death when the question is whether drinking water contains arsenic.