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Looking to connect with religious and spiritual life on campus?

Check out some of the upcoming events hosted by the Office of Spirituality & Meaning-Making and Cornell United Religious Work.

Intro to Religious & Spiritual Life at Cornell

New students and their parents were treated to live panel discussion with staff and students from Cornell's vibrant religious life on Wednesday, August 5. This informative webinar featured a diverse group of panelists, including:

  • Oliver Goodrich, Director of Cornell United Religious Work and Associate Dean of Students for Spirituality & Meaning-Making

  • Vivek Mathew, Director, Chesterton House
  • Rabbi Hayley Goldstein, Base Hillel Rabbi
  • Yasin Ahmed, Muslim Chaplain
  • Student leaders from Catholic Community at Cornell, Cornell Interfaith Council, Hindu Student Council, and the Zen Buddhist student group

Members of the Cornell community may log on to this website to view a recording of this presentation.

Open Office Hours

Attention new students! The Office of Spirituality & Meaning-Making will be holding open office hours every Thursday in August between 1-2pm EST. This is your chance to meet the staff, ask questions about religious and spiritual life on campus, and learn how you can get connected. Click here to register for this event and receive the zoom link. 

Workshop: Become Your Best

Flier for workshop entitled "Become Your Best"

Want to become your best self? Curious to explore spirituality? Come find out how you can do both through the Enneagram. This ancient personality inventory will help you understand yourself and unlock your potential. The Office of Spirituality and Meaning-Making invites new undergraduate students to spend some time learning more about the personal characteristics that make you who you are.  Through a mix of presentation, group discussions, and reflection activities, you will gain new knowledge and understanding about how the different parts of yourself manifest personally in your life and impact your relationships with others.  This workshop will provide strategies to help you on the path for personal growth and student success at Cornell and beyond.  Register in advance here by August 20th to receive the free Enneagram Personality Inventory.