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More than 1,700 attend ceremony and public address by His Holiness the Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje
In September, the University welcomed 538 first-year students to campus, and their humanitarian spirit is readily apparent: Members are engaged in causes such as facilitating a multiethnic summer school program in Bosnia, raising more than $500,000 for a micro-finance loan program in Vietnam and taking care of migrant children whose parents work in the local fields.
In July, the city of Redlands was an official host town for the Special Olympics World Summer Games, and the University of Redlands hosted nearly 200 athletes and coaches from Austria and Liechtenstein. About 150 people from the University and the local community volunteered their time to help the athletes, who lived on campus, prepare for the Games in Los Angeles.