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Tutor Lectures on the Lost Idea of a Liberal Art

Speaking in the Great Hall on July 8, Daniel Harrell, tutor at St. John's College in Annapolis, will deliver his lecture entitled, "The Lost Idea of a Liberal Art." We caught up with Harrell to discuss lectures at St. John's and liberal arts.

Posted by Brady Lee on July 7, 2015

St. John’s College Santa Fe Celebrates 50 Years

Posted by Chris Gruber on July 6, 2015

Tutor Steven Crockett to Lecture on Tocqueville's American Odyssey

Tutor Steven Crockett will deliver this week’s 2015 Summer Wednesday Night lecture at St. John's College in Annapolis. Speaking in the Great Hall on Wednesday, July 1, at 7:30 p.m., Crockett will discuss Alexis de Tocqueville’s American odyssey. We caught up with Crockett to discuss his lecture, reading Tocqueville, and his favorite Johnnie tradition.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 29, 2015

Alum to Lecture on Aristotle's Metaphysics, Quarrel with Poets

Alumnus Christopher Utter will deliver the second lecture of the Graduate Institute's 2015 Summer Wednesday Night Lecture Series at St. John's College. Speaking in the Great Hall on Wednesday, June 24, at 7:30 p.m., Utter will discuss Aristotle's discussion of poets in the Metaphysics.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 22, 2015

2015 Graduate Institute Convocation Address, Summer 2015

Posted by Chris Gruber on June 17, 2015

Alum Returns to Give Lecture on Hegel, Engage with Community

Alumnus Abraham Jacob Greenstine will deliver the first lecture of the Graduate Institute's 2015 Summer Wednesday Night Lecture Series at St. John's College. Speaking in the Great Hall on Wednesday, June 17, at 7:30 p.m., Greenstine will discuss Hegel and the problem of absolute knowing.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 15, 2015

Alumni Association Announces the 2015 ALFie Award Winners

Starting in 2011, and each year thereafter, the Alumni Association has given volunteer service awards (“ALFies”) to alumni who have provided innovative, forward-looking, or extraordinary volunteer service. The following 12 winners were honored at the 2015 Alumni Leadership Forum in Santa Fe.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 12, 2015

London-Bound Graduate Recalls His Turn as Caesar

London-bound grad Ekemezie Uche participated in many extracurricular activities at St. John's College, but playing the title character in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar in a school play was one of the most impactful. Read his story here.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 9, 2015

Award-Winning Authors Lead Summer Writing Intensive at St. John’s College

Seasoned and beginning writers alike are invited to join a special one-day summer writing intensive at St. John’s College. Working under the guidance of noted writers Laura Oliver and Lynn Auld Schwartz, participants may select four workshops from seven choices to address their most challenging writing issues and will leave equipped with new skills, understanding, and motivation. The Summer Writing Intensive at St. John’s College will take place on Saturday, June 27, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Francis Scott Key Lobby, Mellon Hall. Tuition is $165.

Posted by Brady Lee on June 1, 2015

Mitchell Gallery Lecture Explores the Future of Annapolis Architecture

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College concludes its lecture series on American Architecture in Annapolis from the 18th through 21st centuries with the lecture “21st Century: The Future of Annapolis Architecture (Richard Neutra's Mellon Hall renovation and the City of Annapolis).”

Posted by Brady Lee on May 28, 2015