A St. John's Education


Celine Healey Enjoys Challenge, Culture of Graduate Institute

Celine Healey, graduate student at St. John’s College in Annapolis, talks about her time in the Graduate Institute.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 11, 2015

Smithsonian Curator Examines the Art of Competitive Decorating

Gail Davidson, past curator of Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, will present the lecture “Competitive Decorating: 19th-Century Themed Interiors” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held on Wednesday, September 16 at 6 p.m. in the Conversation Room, across from the Mitchell Gallery.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 11, 2015

On This Day in 1972: Who are the Teachers at St. John’s?

Richard Weigle, the former president of St. John’s College, opened his Convocation address forty-three years ago on September 10 with the question: “Who are the teachers at St. John’s College?”

Posted by Brady Lee on September 10, 2015

Beyond Intramurals: Athletics Director Plans for the Future

With athletics at St. John's College in full swing, we spoke with Michael McQuarrie, director of athletics in Annapolis, about the programs on offer throughout the year.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 10, 2015

Eugene Thaw’s Lasting Legacy in Art on Display at Mitchell Gallery

From college yearbook editor to world-renowned watercolor collector, alumnus and art connoisseur Eugene Thaw (Class of 1947) is still making an impact at St. John's College.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 8, 2015

Reality Check: Club Plans Fun Campus Events

What is Reality, the campus club that plans social events, planning for this year?

Posted by Brady Lee on September 4, 2015

Regime Change and Culture in the 1940s Bookstore

The end of World War II affected St. John’s College in numerous ways. Here is a vignette from the 1945-1946 yearbook that comments on regime change and the goings-on in the Annapolis bookstore during that tumultuous time.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 3, 2015

Like a Good Neighbor, RAs Are There

Collin Ziegler (A17) describes his role as a resident assistant on the Annapolis campus.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 2, 2015

Quantum Leap: Faculty Study Groups Enrich Academic Life

Each summer, St. John's College faculty gather in small study groups to read and discuss the great books. Here is what they read this summer while students were away.

Posted by Brady Lee on September 1, 2015

Lecture at St. John’s College Explores “Don Quixote”

Andre Barbera, St. John’s College tutor, will deliver the lecture “Anxious Faith in ‘Don Quixote.’” The lecture will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, September 4 at 8 p.m.

Posted by Brady Lee on August 31, 2015