2021 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

SESSION I

January 11                 SESSION I 

February 8-12            Mid-session break

March 19                    Last day Session I


March 22-April 2       Spring break

SESSION III 

July 5                           SESSION III -- class schedule

August 2-6                  Mid-session break

September 10             Last day Session III

September 13-24       Fall break

SESSION II

April 5                         SESSION II 

May 3-7                       Mid-session break  

June 11                       Last day Session II 


June 14-July 2            Summer break

SESSION IV

September 27             SESSION IV -- class schedule

October 25-29             Mid-session break

November 22-26         Thanksgiving break

December 10               Last day Session IV

 

SESSION III SCHEDULE

July 5-September 10

Class times are listed in Pacific Daylight Time.  PDT = UTC−07:00.

MONDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Madhyamaka Philosophy from Nāgārjuna to CandrakīrtiI-- Bertram Liyanage
10:30 am -12:30 pm -- Introduction to Classical Tibetan -- Craig Preston
10:30 am -11:30 pm -- Introduction to Sanskrit -- Paul Hackett
1:30-2:30 pm -- Translation Committee -- Bill Magee and Paul Hackett

TUESDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Tutor's Collected Topics -- Craig Preston and Jess Perry

WEDNESDAY

10:30 am-12:30 pm -- Introduction to Classical Tibetan -- Craig Preston
11:00 am-1:00 pm -- Comparative Collected Topics -- Bill Magee

THURSDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Tutor's Collected Topics -- Craig Preston and Jess Perry
1:30-2:30 pm -- Translation Committee -- Bill Magee and Paul Hackett

FRIDAY

8:00-9:00 am -- Introduction to Sanskrit -- Paul Hackett
8:00-10:00 am -- Spoken Tibetan for Translators -- Shahar Tene
10:15-11:15 am -- Yogacara -- Bill Magee
11:30 am-12:30 pm -- Uncollected Topics -- Craig Preston and guests

 

SESSION IV SCHEDULE

September 27-December 10

Class times are listed in Pacific Time.  PT = UTC−08:00.

During daylight saving time (March 14-November 7, 2021), a time offset of UTC−07:00 is used.

MONDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Yogacara Buddhism from Maitreyanātha to Sthiramati -- Bertram Liyanage
10:30 am -12:30 pm -- Introduction to Classical Tibetan -- Craig Preston
10:30 am -11:30 pm -- Introduction to Sanskrit -- Paul Hackett
12:30-1:30 pm -- Translation Committee -- Bill Magee and Paul Hackett

TUESDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Tutor's Collected Topics -- Craig Preston and Jess Perry

WEDNESDAY

10:30 am -12:30 pm -- Introduction to Classical Tibetan -- Craig Preston
11:00 am-1:00pm -- Comparative Collected Topics Bill Magee

THURSDAY

8:00-10:00 am -- Tutor's Collected Topics -- Craig Preston and Jess Perry
12:30-1:30 pm -- Translation Committee -- Bill Magee and Paul Hackett

FRIDAY

8:00-9:00 am -- Introduction to Sanskrit -- Paul Hackett
8:00-10:00 am -- Spoken Tibetan for Translators -- Shahar Tene
10:15-11:15 am -- Yogacara -- Bill Magee
11:30 am-12:30 pm -- Uncollected Topics -- Craig Preston and guests