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FAU’s Peaceful Mind/Peaceful World Series Presents Caroline Myss
Lecture to Address the Mystical Role in
BOCA RATON (February 19, 2010) – Florida Atlantic University’s peace studies program in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters and the Peaceful Mind/Peaceful World series presents author Caroline Myss with a lecture on Thursday, March 4 at 7 p.m. Myss’ lecture will take place in the FAU Arena on the Boca Raton campus. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at www.fauevents.com or by calling 800-564-9539. FAU students, faculty and staff may attend for free. Group tickets are available.
Myss specializes in an area called energy medicine and human consciousness. She aims to assist people in understanding the emotional, psychological and physical reasons of why their bodies have developed an illness. Myss is a “New York Times” best-selling author. She will discuss her latest book Defy Gravity: Healing Beyond the Bounds of Reason, which explores the mystical qualities involved in the experience of healing. Myss’ other books include Anatomy of the Spirit, Why People Don’t Heal and How They Can, Sacred Contracts, and Entering the Castle.
Myss has been on the Oprah Winfrey Show several times since her first appearance in 2002. In 2001, she hosted a television series on the Oxygen network titled “The Journey with Caroline Myss.”
For more information about the lecture, call 561-297-2337.
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About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts 10 colleges: College of Architecture, Urban & Public Affairs, Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Biomedical Science, the College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Graduate College, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science.