SGI at USC (Soka Gakkai Buddhist Association)

Advisor: Jim Burklo
Contact: Robert Chlala

Sokka Gakkai International is a Buddhist organization promoting peace, culture, and education based on the principles of Nichiren Daishonin Buddhism. SGI at USC seeks to encourage students to bring forth their infinite potential, compassion, and wisdom, tapping into the innate Buddhahood in their lives.

Tibetan Buddhist Association

Advisor: Rev. Jim Burklo  Ziao (Leo) Zhao
Contact: Jiaying Luo

TBA is an organization of students coming together to learn and practice Tibetan Buddhism. It welcomes all Buddhists as well as people of all faiths and traditions to participate. It offers Dharma talks, times of meditation practice guided by Tibetan monks, and showings of Dharma films. Its events are conducted in both English and Chinese.