Symposium News

Black Lives Matter and Its Historical Context - A Dialogue with Rev. Robert Mcknight

Feb 7, 2021

To talk about anything in the present—in order to gain an understanding of anything that’s going on today, one must return to the past, and the past deals with history. We cannot separate the past,...

Dr. Buswell Visits DRBU: A Series of Lectures on Korean Buddhism

Oct 25, 2019

Dr. Buswell, the founding director of UCLA’s Center for Buddhist Studies and the Center for Korean Studies, visited the university and gave three lectures.

Recent Symposium Lectures

Apr 18, 2019

Exploring Neo-Confucian Visions of Childhood and Children’s Education On February 4, we welcomed Dr. Susan Fernsebner, a professor at Mary Washington College in Virginia.

Ajahn Amaro Visits DRBU

Dec 3, 2018

On November 5, 2018, Ajahn Amaro visited DRBU. Ajahn Amaro is a Theravāda Buddhist monk, author, and abbot of Amaravati Buddhist Monastery in England.

Alex de Grassi playing guitar

Alex de Grassi Performance and Q&A

Dec 1, 2018

On November 26th, 2018 Alex de Grassi performed and hosted a Q&A for the DRBU community.

The Spirit of Meditation: Zen Patriarchs and Art

Sep 19, 2017

Dharma Realm Buddhist University’s fall 2017 public lecture series is off to an exciting start, with a presentation by Dr.

Lecture on Thomas Merton at the DRBU Sudhana Center

Mar 31, 2017

 Clare Ronzani of the Jesuit School of Theology at Santa Clara University gave a lecture on Thomas Merton at DRBU's Sudhana Center on March 6, 2017.