This summer’s visit of six Tzu Chi University students to SJC Brooklyn was featured in a video news report produced by the Taiwanese school.
Tzu Chi’s Da Ai Headlines story included statements from St. Joseph’s College President Donald R. Boomgaarden, Ph.D., and psychology professor Peter Lin, Ph.D., about the partnership between the two schools.
SJC Brooklyn welcomed six volunteer leaders from Tzu Chi for the “Humanities of New York” program on June 30. In 2017, 20 students from both SJC Brooklyn and SJC Long Island traveled to Tzu Chi in Hualien, Taiwan, for a month-long experience during which they learned about Chinese culture and the value of mindfulness.
Tzu Chi’s news report showed the Tzu Chi students’ community service visit to a local nursing home.