Here we have compiled a list of local to nationwide similar programs and resource hubs. 

resource hub is available at MIIS.

Local Community 

Spirit in Nature


Directions and map

Breadloaf Mountain Zen Community

3958 Rte. 30, Cornwall

(505) 500-7838

Daily meditation at 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Dharma Talks on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. 

Metta Earth Institute

334 Geary Rd S, Lincoln 

(802) 453-8111

Dharma Gates/MAPLE Monastic Academy

751 Page Rd, Lowell

(734) 881-5533 

Vermont Zen Center

480 Thomas Road, Shelburne


Green Mountain Higher Education Consortium  

Supporting Champlain, Middlebury, and St. Michael’s College Faculty and Staff Wellbeing 

120 Graham Way, Shelburne 

Center For Integrative Bodywork with

Stacey and Jack Dobek CMT

5 Park Street, Suite 3B, Middlebury


Chessy Kelley

Local Meditation and Yoga Teacher

Leads various meditation events at the college and in classes



Collegiate Community Examples

Amherst College

Brown University

Contemplative Studies Initiative, Concentration, and Center 

Cambridge Health Alliance Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital

Center for Mindfulness and Compassion


Connection to The Mind and Life Institute


Emory University

Center for Contemplative Science and Compassion Based Ethics

Cognitively Based Compassion Training

George Mason University 

Harvard University

Mind, Brain, Behavior Interfaculty Initiative 

Middlesex school (HS)

Mindfulness Initiative and Model

Naropa University

Contemplative Education 

Rice University

Contemplative Studies   

Stanford University

Stanford Medicine Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education 

The University of Colorado

Positive Emotion & Psychopathology Lab

UC Berkeley

Greater Good Science Center

Greater Good Magazine

UC San Diego

Medical School Center for Mindfulness 


Mindful Awareness Research Center 

University of California San Francisco

The Emotion, Health, and Psychophysiology Lab 

University of Massachusetts

Medical School Stress Reduction Clinic Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society 

University of Virginia

Contemplative Sciences Center 

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Center for Healthy Minds


Spiritual, Religious, and Contemplative practices center 

Yale University

Center for Emotional Intelligence

For another detailed check here

For more information please contact the 2022 Mindfulness Fellow Zoya Kobets ‘24 at, or the Scott Center at