Submit a Story / News

Sponsored Links

Higher Ed News

Dalai Lama offers $100,000 to help save the religion department at Florida International University.

Source: Posted By: Peter 4623 days ago

The Dalai Lama, the Tibetan leader-in-exile, has offered to donate $100,000 to help save the Department of Religious Studies at Florida International University, which is slated to close as part of $27 million in budget cuts.

''In our deeply interconnected world, understanding and appreciation of diversity of religions is critical in fostering a culture of genuine tolerance and peaceful coexistence,'' reads a letter from his India-based office to FIU President Modesto A. Maidique. ``If the department....

Read full story >>

  • (0 vote)   

View Comments  

No Comment available.  Write the first comment

© 2009-2020, All Rights Reserved.
Higher Ed Space ® is a registered trademark of AmeriCareers LLC.