World-renowned integrative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra held a private meet-and-greet with 50 honors students from Post University recently. Students had the opportunity to ask Chopra questions regarding meditation and mindfulness.
Following the meet and greet, Chopra addressed a packed Palace Theater for his “The Nature of Reality” discussion. A New York Times bestselling author, Chopra spoke about his latest book Metahuman: Unleashing Your Infinite Potential. Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP, is a world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, the founder of the Chopra Foundation, and co-founder of Jiyo. and Chopra Global. TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as “one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century.” In conjunction with his medical achievements, he is recognized as a prolific author of more than 86 books translated into over 43 languages, with 26 New York Times bestsellers.
“I enjoyed listening to, and meeting, Deepak Chopra,” said Post University student Desiree Martinez. “Being an online [student], I don’t really feel that connected because [I am] behind the screen. It was a great experience.”
“We were happy to welcome Deepak Chopra to Waterbury,” said University Provost, Elizabeth Johnson. “I find myself eager to see how this experience will translate into future classroom interactions and discussions, both on campus and online.”