March 6, 2013 in the Kirby Ballroom. The conference begins at 9 am with a welcome from Vice Chancellor Lisa Erwin and ends at 6 pm.
The conference is free and open to students, faculty, staff, and community members. There will be a wide variety of topics addressing empathy including Neuroscience, Evolution and Empathy; Empathy and Healing through Art; Poetry and Empathy; Empathy, Race and Character; and many others. There is limited space for some of the workshops and preregistration is encouraged. Registration and information is online at: Cultivating Compassion: Empathy, Leadership, and Social Change.