Johnson Chapel, Johnson Chapel

Baccalaureate marks the religious and spiritual significance of graduation and transition into the next life stage. Religious and Spiritual Life staff and student leaders will offer brief blessings and reflections, and Jean Esther, Buddhist teacher and psychotherapist, will offer the Baccalaureate address. Musical selections will be performed by the Zumbyes. 

Jean Esther, MSW, is a psychotherapist specializing in a mind-body approach to the healing of trauma. At the root of her work is more than 40 years of training in Buddhist meditation and psychology.

All members of the Amherst College community are welcome to attend. Contact Harrison Blum, hblum@amherst.edu, with questions.

Contact Info

Harrison Blum
(413) 542-8149
Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info @amherst.edu