A St. John's Education


Machiavelli's Enterprise

Originally Posted on admin, April 22, 2014

What is Yoga, Really?

Originally Posted on admin, April 22, 2014

Annapolis GI Director Jeff Black Opens Lecture Series

Originally Posted on bhleith, April 18, 2014

Exceptional Wine Event at St. John's College

Originally Posted on admin, April 15, 2014

Spring weather triumphs at Croquet, Johnnies fall

Originally Posted on admin, April 14, 2014

Lecture at St. John's on Rousseau's Chemical Apprenticeship

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.

Originally Posted on admin, March 20, 2014

The Annapolis Cup: 32nd Annual Croquet Match

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.

Originally Posted on admin, March 17, 2014

Fervor for Great Books and Big Ideas

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.

Click here to see article.


"Nor do I hear in my imagination the parts successively, I hear them all at once. What a delight this is! All this inventing, this producing, takes place in a pleasing, lively dream"
- Mozart