Meloney, Religious Studies Alumnus, Discusses His Buddhist Journey

Posted on 4/6/2010 9:25:19 AM
Trevor Maloney

In the presentation “How I Got from There to Here: The Journey of a Buddhist Priest,” Trevor Maloney will speak about his spiritual journey and his present life at the Austin Zen Center in Austin, Texas. He will also share with students the compassion and pride he has in his career.

  • When: Thursday, April 8, 2010
  • Time: 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Johnson Hall Auditorium

“I went to grad school for all the wrong reasons,” thirty-year-old Maloney said. “I didn't know it, but i needed a monastery, not and academic program.... Where does a priest like me fit in? I'm excited to find out!”
—From a recent profile of up and coming Buddist Practitioners in Shambhala Sun.

This event is sponsored by the Committee for the Study of Culture and Religion, the Department of Religious Studies, and the Religious Studies Club. The sponsors of this event would like to thank Rev. Maloney for his time.