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OTTO AND RINPOCHE RETURN!
Reflecting on his recently published novella Roland said,"I just had a sense that Rinpoche, out of his deep compassion, would try to do something about America's obesity epidemic. I've also wondered what advice he would give to people struggling with all types of addictions."
Roland's post election essay, written for The Chronicle of Higher Education, has generating a great deal of discussion. A link to the article can be found by clicking below:
UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT'S MEDALLION AWARD
Received from Western New England University, it is "bestowed upon those who have distinguished themselves in a particular field or in service to an important cause that has benefited society - locally, regionally, nationally or internationally and recognizes men and women who are role models worthy of emulation by all."
COURAGE AND FAITH SERIES
"Presenting some of the most influential and thought-provoking spiritual thinkers and leaders of our time, engaging with issues simultaneously timely and timeless, personal and universal." Roland appeared last April. Past speakers have included Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Maya Angelou and Anne Lamont.