About The Teacher
After receiving a BA in Religion at Middlebury College, Catherine moved to Kathmandu, Nepal in 2001 to continue her studies of Tibetan Buddhism. From 2003 to 2011 she worked as an oral interpreter and Tibetan language instructor at Kathmandu University's Centre for Buddhist Studies and directed the Centre's Translator Training program for several years. Catherine received an MA degree in Buddhist Studies from the Center in 2008. She is currently a PhD student in Buddhist Studies at UC Berkeley.