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News: Outreach

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At the Intersection of Kindness and Science, Center Team Gets to Sesame Street
January 19, 2017

Sesame Street, one of the most beloved and longest-standing children's shows, is emphasizing kindness in its upcoming season with the help of the Center for Healthy Minds

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Contemplative Studies
Center for Healthy Minds Teams Up with Madison Police Department to Foster Officer Well-Being
August 23, 2016

A pilot study from the Center will explore the impact of mindfulness-based practices on officers’ physical and mental well-being

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Center Photo Contest Winners
July 14, 2015

See how well-being inspires these photos from the Center's photography contest

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Event Announcements
Dalai Lama to Lead ‘Change your Mind Change the World 2013′
March 12, 2013

The Center organizes a series of panel discussions with thought leaders from a variety of fields, including neuroscience, economics and sustainability

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Event Announcements
Wisconsin Science Festival Brings Wonders of Science to Life for All Ages
September 17, 2012

Center scientists contribute to the Wisconsin Science Festival

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Well-Being in Adults
In New Book, Leading Neuroscientist Describes Your Brain on Emotion
March 5, 2012

Center Founder Richard Davidson authors a new book on the science of emotions