Alumnus Nathan Michon Receives Fulbright Award

UWest alumnus Nathan Michon has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to Japan in Interdisciplinary Studies from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Nathan Michon, currently studying at Graduate Theological...

Faces of UWest: Venerable Sumitta

In the latest installment of our Faces of UWest blog series, we had the privilege to sit down and speak with Venerable Sumitta, on-camera, so that he could share some details about his many scholastic and altruistic endeavors. In this recorded conversation, Venerable...

Dr. Darui Long Rediscovers Rare Buddhist Manuscript

University of the West’s Department of Religious Studies Professor, Dr. Darui Long, recently rediscovered a long-lost Buddhist manuscript while doing research at the historic Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. A section of The Lotus Sutra, written in gold dust...

Welcoming the Buddhist-Catholic Dialog Group

February 2, 2018 Good morning, I am Dr. Peter M. Rojcewicz, Chief Academic Officer here at the University of the West. It is my sincere pleasure to welcome members of the Buddhist-Catholic Dialog Group to the campus of University of the West, here in Rosemead, CA....