A St. John's Education


1909 Fire Burns Down McDowell Hall

On Saturday, February 20, 1909, a fire engulfed McDowell Hall and nearly burned the historic center of St. John’s College to the ground.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 19, 2016

Folky, Fun Concert Brings Community Together

Students had help this Valentine’s Day shaking off the winter doldrums, as St. John’s faculty members gave the annual Begone Dull Care concert.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 19, 2016

Student Connects with Alumni for Career in Physics

Marybeth Beydler (A16), St. John's student and spring intern at CERN, spoke about the alumni network at the college.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 18, 2016

Spend a Saturday Exploring Great Works at St. John's College

St. John’s College invites members of the Annapolis community to read and discuss timeless texts and the important questions they raise at Great Books Saturday.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 17, 2016

The Capitol Steps Perform at St. John’s College

Known for their special brand of satirical, politically-themed humor, the Capitol Steps will perform in a fundraiser at St. John’s College to benefit student financial aid.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 17, 2016

Career Services Hosts Networking and Career Events

Career Services is hosting three interview and networking events for students, all with the goal of connecting them with alumni and professionals.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 15, 2016

Student Finds Home at St. John’s in Annapolis and Santa Fe

Scott Chevaillier (SF17), a junior spending a year in Annapolis, talks about his love of reading and what surprised him most in coming to St. John's College.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 12, 2016

Santa Fe Seniors to Turn In Essays this Saturday

For seniors in Santa Fe, essays are due February 13. They will celebrate by ringing the bell in Weigle Hall before heading to the Hunt House for a ceremony and reception, where they will present their essays before Santa Fe President Mark Roosevelt and their tutors. The ceremony will be the first for Roosevelt, who began his tenure in January.


Posted by Chris Gruber on February 11, 2016

Photos from Senior Essay Writing Period

The Senior Essay Writing Period at St. John's College is a milestone in the career of every senior, and this year was no different.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 11, 2016

Book Collections Show Range of Interests

The Greenfield Library in Annapolis announced the winners of its fifth-annual Book Collecting Contest.

Posted by Brady Lee on February 10, 2016