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Recap of Spring 2019 Events

Sep 26, 2019

This past spring semester, DRBU held landmark events that enveloped visitors and students alike in a communal spirit of openness, learning, and storytelling. Photography courtesy of Stan...

From Dr. Rounds: Convocation 2019

Sep 26, 2019

The following is a welcome speech given by DRBU President, Susan Rounds, during Convocation on August 21, 2019.Welcome to the official beginning of the academic year at DRBU for 2019. Welcome to our...

Dharma Realm Buddhist University Welcomes New Students at Convocation 2019

Sep 12, 2019

Written by a sophmore in the BA programPhotography by Stan ShoptaughJustin Howe, a graduate from DRBU’s M.A. in Buddhist Classics program, opened this year’s convocation ceremony with a question:...

Embracing Community at DRBU

May 17, 2019

In their spare time outside of studying, spiritual practice, and service scholarship, students at DRBU often participate in community building activities and local events in Mendocino County. On...

DRBU students help launch Dharma Radio station

May 13, 2019

Over the last year, a team of volunteers that included DRBU students and staff have worked to create Dharma Radio, an online radio station that features Buddhist ceremonies, meditation, and ...

Book Release – Responsible Living: Explorations in Applied Buddhist Ethics

May 4, 2019

Dharma Realm Buddhist University and the Buddhist Text Translation Society are delighted to announce a new publication by Dharma Realm Buddhist University’s Chancellor Emeritus, Dr. Ron Epstein, Ph.D...

Discover DRBU Day

May 3, 2019

On March 21, 2019 DRBU hosted Discover DRBU Day to provide the opportunity for prospective students to tour the University building and hear about DRBU’s academic programs. Ron Epstein, DRBU’s...

Objects in a Landscape Workshop with Lorraine Capparell

May 3, 2019

Photography by Stan Shoptaugh Object in a Landscape: A Watercolor Workshop, led by artist Lorraine Capparell, was held on April 5, 2019 as part of DRBU’s Arts Initiative. Ms. Capparell taught a...

The New York Times highlights City of Ten Thousand Buddhas

Apr 18, 2019

Dharma Realm Buddhist University is located in Mendocino County, a beautiful rural expanse about 100 miles north of San Francisco. The New York Times travel article, "36 Hours in Mendocino...

From the President

Apr 18, 2019

The flowering plums are telling us that spring is here, and we are ready for it after a particularly cold and wet winter. In spite of the rainy weather, the University Building is humming with...