St. John's College tutor Robert Goldberg will give a lecture titled "The Liberal Education of Plato's 'Laws'" at St. John's College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Bring the family to a genteel lawn party in historic Annapolis
Bring the whole family to the heart of historic Annapolis for the 32nd Annual Annapolis Cup—a croquet match between St. John’s College and the U.S. Naval Academy. The match promises superb intercollegiate competition and a festive lawn party where watching the spectators is as much fun as croquet. Since the contest began more than two decades ago, the Johnnies have dominated, winning 25 matches out of 31. Who will win the 32nd? This year, the Johnnies and the Midshipmen meet on the St. John’s campus in a rivalry for the Annapolis Cup on Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. This event is free. Rain date: Sunday, April 13.
The Aulos Ensemble will present "If Music be the Food of Love," featuring Baroque chamber music with soprano, at St. John's College. The concert, which is free and open to public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on March 28 at 8 p.m.
Read the op-ed by Christopher B. Nelson, Annapolis president, in The New York Times. Mr. Nelson responds to columnist David Brooks, who wonders how many schools prepare their students for "this kind of love"—a passionate intellectual and emotional life.
"Love conquers everything [Amor vincit omnia]: let us, too, yield to love."