Istanbul will be the subject of tutor Harun Küçük's July 22, 2015 lecture titled, "Science and Philosophy in Istanbul, 1650-1750." This lecture will be delivered in the Great Hall at St. John's College in Annapolis. We caught up with Küçük (A10) to discuss his time after St. John's and his lecture.
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.
Here are the 2015-2016 reading lists and academic calendars for the Annapolis and Santa Fe campuses of St. John's College.
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.
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.
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.
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.