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Originally Posted on admin, December 31, 2012

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Santa Fe Archive of Press Releases

2012

11/12: St. John’s Alum and Avant-Garde Winemaker On Wine and Storytelling more...

11/9: “Brush up your Shakespeare:" St. John’s College Gets Musical more...

11/9: St. John’s College Opens the Door to New Mexico Students more...

9/25: Experience the Liberal Arts: St. John’s Graduate Institute Open House more...

9/17: St. John’s Graduate Institute Earns High Marks from Washington Monthly Magazine more...

9/5: St. John’s College celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Great Books Program more...

9/4: The Tecolote Group at St. John’s College Celebrates 10 Years of Service to New Mexico Educators more...

8/22: St. John’s College opens its doors to the public with Community Seminars more...

7/16: St. John’s College’s 7th Annual Music on the Hill™ Season Concludes 
with Hillary Smith and Soul Kitchen more...

7/9: St. John’s College’s 7th Annual Music on the Hill™ Season Continues with Bobby Shew more...

7/2: St. John’s College’s 7th Annual Music on the Hill™ Season 
Continues with Janice & Vinnie Zummo more...

6/19: Music for Clarinet and Piano at St. John’s College more...

6/19: St. John’s College Opens New Student Center more...

6/18: St. John’s College’s 7th Annual Music on the Hill™ Season Continues with Ron Helman more...

6/13: St. John’s College’s 7th Annual Music on the Hill™ Kicks off Season with Bert Dalton and The Brazil Project more...

5/14: Esteemed Alumnus and Honda Executive Gives Commencement Address at St. John’s College more...

4/29: St. John’s College Welcomes Award-Winning Author Teddy Wayne, Presenter of the 2012 Carol J. Worrell Lecture on Literature more...

4/16: Julian Pollack Trio Performs at St. John’s College more...

4/10: Lecture: Re-thinking Difference more...

4/9: Lecture: Wagner’s Tristan Revisited more...

4/2: Student Art Show at St. John’s College: The Second Annual Exquisite Exhibit more...

4/2: Lecture: T.S. Eliot’s “Othello” more...

3/29: Exploring Schubert’s Chamber Music - Final Concert more...

3/26: Lecture: Reading the Discourse on Method more...

3/20: Enjoy A Farmhouse-Inspired Meal at Il Piatto and Support St. John’s College 2012 Music on the Hill™ more...

3/19: Wordsworth and Keats on the Nature of the Spiritual more...

3/16: Lecture: Antiquity as a Political Project more...

1/25: Fight February Doldrums with Jazz at Santa Fe Bar and Grill 
St. John’s College 2012 Music on the Hill™ Benefit Event more...

1/25: St. John’s College’s Revitalized Spanish Colonial Artists Market more...

1/16: Works For Solo Piano: Stravinsky and Schubert more...

1/13: The Harlem Quartet Performs at St. John’s College more...

1/9: Pianist Elias-Axel Pettersson at St. John’s College more...

1/6: Schubert’s Chamber Music III more...

1/6: Thucydides and the Meaning of Words more...

2011

9/20: Concert: Songs by Jake Heggie and Others more...

9/2: St. John’s College presents Fall Art Show, lectures and concerts more...

7/26: St. John's Featured on Public Radio Program more...

7/20: Nacha Mendez Quartet Performs at St. John's more...

7/13: John Proulx Trio Performs at St. John's more...

7/6: Jazz Flutist Ali Ryerson Performs at St. John's more...

7/1: J. Walter Sterling New Dean of Santa Fe more...

6/22: Vocalist Annie Sellick Performs at St. John's more...

6/15: Pianist Andy Kingston Performs at St. John's more...

6/8: Saxophonist Doug Lawrence Performs at St. John's more...

5/6: Dean's Lecture: Prolegomenon to a Critique of Symbolic Reason more...

4/29: Theater Performance: Sweeney Todd: The Drmon Barber of Fleet Street more...

4/13: 2011 Ariel Internship Awards Announced more...

4/13: Temple Grandin Discusses Autism, Animals, and Ways of Thinking more...

4/13: Pulitzer Prize Winner and Renowned Writer N. Scott Momaday Comes to St. John’s more...

2010

9/3: In Memoriam more...

8/5: St. John’s College Confers Master of Arts Degrees Upon Local Graduate Students more...

4/21: Hans Jonas Lecture more...

4/21: Free Seminar at St. John’s College: Beethoven’s and Tolstoy’s “Kreutzer Sonatas” more...

4/14: Baritone David Farwig and Pianist Kevin Kennedy Offer a Program of Romantic Songs more...

4/14: Jazz Trio Concert more...

4/14: Aesthetics Lecture more...

4/14: Lecture on Thinking more...

4/14: Lunchtime Concert – Chopin more...

2009

November

St. John’s College, Santa Fe Receives Ten-Year Re-Accreditation more...

October

10/9: Lunchtime Concert – Handel and Corelli more...

September

Dean's Lecture, 10/28: “Organum and Persona: Philosophical Implications of Early Polyphony” more...

Lunchtime Concert, 10/23: Beethoven Sonatas more...

Dean's Lecture, 10/30: “The Ten Commandments: Principles of a Humanistic Politics” more...

Steiner Lecture, 10/23: “Kierkegaard on Faith and Reason” more...

Lecture, 10/9: “Poetry and Mathematics, Revisited” more...

Lecture, 10/2: “Reason and Insight in Tibetan Buddhism” more...

Lecture, 9/23: Alternative to Confucianism more... `

Lecture, 9/18: Socrates' Legacy more...

St. John’s College Community Seminar on Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own more...

August

Concert, 9/11: Night Music: Haydn, Kirchner, and Chopin more...

Constitution Day Lecture, 9/9: Foundation of the Union more...

Worrell Lecture, 9/4: Tolstoy, Schopenhauer, and History more...

St. John’s College Community Seminar on Doris Lessing’s The Golden Notebook more...

Dean's Lecture, 8/28: The Able Rather Than the Learned Mind more...

Fall Community Seminar: “Faulkner’s South: Go Down Moses” more...

July

Graduate Institute Lecture, 8/5: Asia’s Most Influential Philosopher more...

Graduate Institute Lecture, 7/29: Tolstoy and Schopenhauer -- Critiques of History more...

Graduate Institute Summer Lecture, 7/22: “The Phenomenon of Style in Plato's Republic” more...

Wagogo at Music on the Hill™, 7/22 more...

Graduate Institute Lecture, 7/15: Conflict Between Personal and Public more...

Nacha Mendez at Music on the Hill™, 7/15 more...

Michael Herndon at Music on the Hill™, 7/8 more...

Graduate Institute Lecture, 7/1: "Does Beauty Have a Place in Liberal Education?" more...

June

Former St. John's Dean Passes Away more...

St. John’s College Master’s Graduate Receives Fulbright Scholarship to Study in Russia more...

Arlen Asher Quartet at Music on the Hill™, 6/24 more...

Eileen Meyer at Music on the Hill™, 6/17 more...

St. John’s College Senior Receives Fulbright Scholarship to Teach in Germany more...

Bert Dalton at Music on the Hill™, 6/10 more...

May

2009 Commencement Speaker: Dr. Stephen J. Forman more...

2009 Music on the Hill™ Musical Lineup Announced more...

April

Annual Faculty, Staff, and Students Art Show, 5/1 - 5/3 more...

Concert, 5/1: Violinist Stefan Jackiw and Pianist Max Levinson more...

March

Dean's Lecture, 4/24: “Pregnant Possibilities in Virginia Woolf's A Room of One's Own” more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/29: “Heidegger on the Age of Nietzsche’s Metaphysics” more...

Carol J. Worrell Lecture, 4/22: “The David Story: God, King, and Reader” more...

Carol J. Worrell Lecture on Literature, 4/17: “Document and Time: William Faulkner, Philip K. Dick, and the filmMemento” more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/10: “Kant’s Rational Being as Moral Being” more...

Lecture, 4/7: “The Power to Drive the World Today: Design Principles for Building Your Own International Organization Today” more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/3: “Faraday's Gold: In Pursuit of the Very Small” more...

Lecture, 3/11: “Evolving a Genius: The Extraordinary Life of Charles Darwin” more...

February

Concert, 3/11: Yale Slavic Women's Chorus Coming to Santa Fe more...

Theater, 3/3 & 3/4: Chrysostomos Presents The Importance of Being Earnest more...

Dean’s Lecture, 3/6: Mozart's Magic Flute: A Middle Way more...

Dean’s Lecture, 2/27:  “Every Honorable Device”: Lincoln’s Democratic Statesmanship more...

2/13 & 2/14: Arte del Corazón at St. John’s College: 2009 Spanish Artists Market Auction more...

January

Lecture, 2/10: Lecture: Dignity and Defiance: Stories from Bolivia's Challenge to Globalization more...

Alegria Concert February 13--Special Event held at the College of Santa Fe more...

Dean's Lecture, 2/20: “The Political and Philosophical Significance of Alfarabi’s Political Regime” more...

Dean's Lecture, 1/23: Levinas: Experiments at the Limits of Philosophy more...

Concert, 1/24: Tapestry: “Faces of a Woman” more...

Dean's Lecture, 1/30: Passages, City Surfaces, and Urban Imagination: Benjamin and Baudelaire more...

Dean's Lecture, 2/6: Monnica’s Tears: Mourning and Conversion in Augustine’s Confessions more...

2008

November

Concert, 12/12: Peter Pesic more..

12/5, 12/6, & 12/7 - Chrysostomos to Perform Little Shop of Horrors more...

John Burchenal "Burch" Ault Dies. Former vice president of the Santa Fe campus of St. John's College more ...

October

Art Materials Demonstration, 10/28 & Lecture, “The Mysterious Fayum Portraits,” 10/29 more...

Concert, 11/2: Christine Chen, violin and David Bolotin, piano more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/7: “Wilderness and Platonism” more...

Concert, 11/14: Jacquelyn Helin, Piano more...

Concert, 11/20: Peter Pesic, piano more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/21: "The Bourgeois Virtues" more...

September

St. John’s College to Undergo a Comprehensive Evaluation more...

Dean's Lecture, 10/24: “‘The Secret of John of Silence’ in Kierkegaard’s Fear and Trembling” more...

Concert, 10/12: Works of Balakirev, Debussy, Haydn, Janáček, Liszt, and Rachmaninoff more...

A “Speaking Volumes” Lecture, 10/11: “Girls Like Us: The Promise of Having It All” more...

Steiner Lecture, 10/10: “The Muses in Homer and Hobbes” more...

Dean's Lecture, 10/3: “The Triumph of the Self” more...

August

Constitution Day Panel Discussion, 9/17 more...

Dean's Lecture, 9/26: “The Sympathy Pains of Ulysses: The Burden of the Modern Novel” more...

Lecture, 9/20: “New Hellenistic and Roman Galleries: The Metropolitan Museum of Art” more...

Dean's Lecture, 9/19: “The Hidden Harmony, The Hidden Logos:  What Prometheus and Pythagoras Gave to Us Humans”more...

8th Annual All-Alumni Art Show: Opening Reception, 9/19 more...

Dean's Lecture, 9/12: “Cosmic Craftsmanship in Plato and Stoicism” more...

Graduate Institute Commencement to be held Friday, August 15, 2008 more...

Dean's Lecture, 8/29: “‘Con buen hambre no hay mal pan’:  Why We Should Thank Cervantes for Allowing Us to Make the Acquaintance of the Famous Sancho Panza” more...

Dean's Lecture, 9/5: “Dies Irae Chant from the Middle Ages to the Present” more...

Lecture, 9/9: Salvatore Scibona more...

Fall 2008 Community Seminar Series more...

July

Concert, 8/4: Karla Cook and David Bolotin more...

Lecture, 8/3: Claudia Honeywell: “One of the Ages When Things Begin: Genji and the Founding of the Japanese Aesthetic”more...

St. John's College Surpasses $125 Million Dollar Goal
"With a Clear and Single Purpose": The Campaign for St. John's College Tops $133 Million more...

Lecture, 7/23: Mark Singleton: “Tantra in the Indian Tradition” more...

Lecture, 7/30: Frank Pagano: “Greek Pettiness in Montesquieu’s Considerations of the Grandeur of the Romans” more...

Music on the Hill™ 2008 to feature Wagogo on 7/23 more...

Music on the Hill™ 2008 to feature Bert Dalton and the Brazil Project on 7 /16 more...

Lecture, 7/16: “The Moral Education of the Poets: Literary Techniques, Character and the Foolish Loves of Amadis and Orlando” more...

June

Graduate Institute Summer Lecture Series, 7/9: Kenneth Wolfe: “Rumi:  The Intoxication of Divine Love” more...

Music on the Hill™ 2008 to feature Hilary Smith and Straight up on 7/9 more...

Graduate Institute Summer Lecture Series featutres tutor Russell Winslow on 7/2 more...

Music on the Hill™ 2008 features Eileen Meyer, 6/25 more...

7/8: Bread Loaf Lecture Series: Loida Maritza Perez more...

Concert, Peter Pesic, 7/15 more...

Concert: Chen, Ristow, Bolotin, 7/21 more...

Second Music on the Hill™ Concert Series features Ramón Bermudez , 6/11 more...

Graduate Institute Summer Lecture Series more...

Music on the Hill™ Concert Series begins with Giacomo Gates with Straight Up, 6/11 more...

May

Santa Fe Communications Receives International Award more...

Bread Loaf Lecture by Poet Billy Collins more...

April

Richard Haass Announced as 2008 Santa Fe Commencement Speaker more...

Fragments Reading and Book Signing, 5/13 more...

Memorial Gathering For Ms. Anjali Pai more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/23: Adam Smith and ‘Natural Liberty:’ Does Nature Need Help? more...

Concert, 4/25: Peter Pesic, Piano more...

Art Exhibit: The Invisible Forces of Nature more...

Dean's Lecture, 5/2: The Ancient Conflict between Poetry and Philosophy:  Created by Plato, Resolved by Wittgensteinmore...

Theatre Performance: The Laramie Project more...

Theatre Performance: Romeo & Juliet more...

March

Dean's Lecture, 4/11: “Gene, Organism and Environment: Good Biology and Bad Metaphors” more...

St. John’s College Student Jazz Group and The Andy Kingston Jazz Piano Trio more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/16: “The Privilege of Reason II: Identity and Eternity” more...

Dean's Lecture, 4/18: “Eichmann in Athens: Hannah Arendt and the New Problem of Evil” more...

Dean's Lecture, April 2: “The Ethics of Laughter in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice” more...

Dean's Lecture, April 4: “Kant and Hamann” more...

April 8: A Speaking Volumes Lecture - “The Art of the Literary Translator” more...

The Gilbert and Sullivan Society to present The Mikado, April 5 & 6 more...

January

St. John’s College Art and Book Auction AND Spanish Colonial Arts Market more...

Dean's Lecture, 2/8/08: “On the Life of Thinking in Aristotle’s De Anima more...

February 1 Events at St. John's more...

January Lectures at St. John's more...

2007

December

Spring 2008 Community Seminar Series Announced more...

November

Performance Piece: To Strike the World, for 12 instruments and 12 voices more...

Holiday Memories at St. John’s College: A Christmas Memory and A Child’s Christmas in Wales more...

Concert, 11/29: Brahms - Schoenberg Project more...

October

Dean's Lecture, 11/30: “Shakespeare and the Book of Job” more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/16: “A Heavenly Beginning and a Cosmic Close: Bach, Beethoven, and the Musically Infinite” more...

St. John’s College Art Flea Market more...

Concert: Tutors Christine Chen and David Bolotin more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/9: “The Physician of the Soul in Plato’s Charmides” more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/7: “Tyranny, Totalitarianism and the Reading of Plato” more...

Dean's Lecture, 11/2: "Reading the Phenomenology of Spiritmore...

Speaking Volumes Lecture: "History with a Pulse" more...

September

Chrysostomos Theater Group to present You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown more...

Trio Performance Scheduled for October 7 more...

Dean's Lecture Series, October 2007 more...

Miro Quartet to Perform at St. John's on September 29 more...

September 21 Dean's Lecture:  “Water and Theology” Martha C. Franks, St. John’s College more...

August

Speaking Volumes Lecture and Book Signing: "A Townie Interacts with the College on the Hill" more...

Presentation and Book Signing: Four and Twenty Photographs: Stories From Behind the Lens more...

Fall Community Seminar Series more...

Graduate Institute Commencement Speech more...

St. John's College Commencement, Graduate Institute in Liberal Education more..

Tangled Up in Bob more...

Dean's Lecture Series, September 2007 more...

7th Annual All Alumni Art Show Features the Fibonacci Sequence more...

July

Groundbreaking slated at St. John’s College for new Graduate Institute more...

June

Graduate Institute Summer Lecture Series more...

"The generation of mankind is like the generation of leaves. The wind scatters the leaves on the ground, but the living tree burgeons with leaves again in the spring."
- Homer