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SF Holi Celebration Raises $2500 for Nepal Earthquake Victims

Santa Fe Campus Holi Celebration Raises $2,500 for Nepal Earthquake Victims

Nepali students on the Santa Fe campus organized a Holi celebration on the soccer field on Sunday, May 3, that raised $2,500 for victims of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that devastated regions of their home country on April 25.

Originally Posted on cgruber, May 13, 2015

Annapolis Graduates Celebrate 223rd Commencement

One hundred and one seniors and 19 Graduate Institute students tossed their caps in the air in jubilation, after receiving their diplomas during the 223rd Commencement ceremony at St. John’s College, Annapolis. Per tradition, tutor David Townsend led the procession of graduates and faculty from the steps of McDowell Hall to the campus front lawn for a simple yet dignified ceremony.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 11, 2015

Tutor Emeritus Jonathan Tuck Speaks to Graduates in Annapolis

Tutor emeritus and honorary alumnus Jonathan Tuck addressed the Annapolis graduates at the St. John's College's 223rd commencement ceremony on the college’s front lawn on Sunday, May 10 at 10:30 a.m. These are his remarks.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 11, 2015

Mark Your Calendar: St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery to Exhibit Shakespeare First Folio in 2016

St. John’s College, Annapolis, recently named Maryland’s host site for the “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare” national tour, is pleased to announce that the First Folio exhibition will be on view to the public from November 1 through December 4, 2016 at the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 8, 2015

St. John’s College Chorus and Orchestra Perform Mozart’s “Great Mass” in C Minor

The St. John’s College Chorus and Orchestra performed W. A. Mozart’s “Great Mass” in C minor. Directed by St. John’s tutor Peter Kalkavage, the concert was held on Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. and Wednesday, April 29 at 7 p.m. in the Great Hall at St. John’s College.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 7, 2015

Lecture at St. John’s College Explores Archaeology in Annapolis

Al Luckenbach, who served as the Anne Arundel County archaeologist for 26 years, will present “Uncovering the History of Anne Arundel County.” His presentation will explore the significance of the Anne Arundel County archaeology program, covering many of the sites that Luckenbach has explored over the years. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Tuesday, May 12 at 8 p.m.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 5, 2015

Tutor Emeritus to Speak at St. John’s College’s 223rd Commencement

One hundred-one St. John’s College seniors, having completed their senior essays and defended them in oral examinations, are expected to receive their diplomas at the college’s 223rd commencement ceremony on the college’s front lawn on Sunday, May 10 at 10:30 a.m.  Nineteen students in the Annapolis Graduate Institute will receive their master’s degrees. At St. John’s, the senior class selects the commencement speaker. This year, tutor emeritus and honorary alumnus (2014) Jonathan Tuck will address the graduates.

Originally Posted on bradylee, May 4, 2015

St. John’s College Celebrates Three Centuries of Silver in Annapolis

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College, the community is invited to the special event “Three Centuries of Silver in Annapolis: Creating, Collecting, Cherishing.”  Participants will explore the integral role that silver objects played in the history of our city, state, and nation—from the colonial era to American naval ships at sea.

Originally Posted on bradylee, April 30, 2015

Santa Fe Students in the News

Santa Fe students act as mentors in local literacy program; entrepreneurial spirit on display in new student run coffee shop.

Originally Posted on cgruber, April 29, 2015

Novelist Barbara Rogan (SF73) Dishes Advice for Aspiring Authors

There are many ways aspiring authors can improve their writing skills.

Originally Posted on cgruber, April 29, 2015