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At St. John’s College, students think boldly, collaborate effectively, and explore fearlessly. This education is focused on original thinking and original ideas. By studying the most challenging books and wholeheartedly engaging in thoughtful, lively, and participant-driven discussions, students develop excellence of intellect and imagination. They confront for themselves the ideas that have been, and continue to be, fundamental to shaping the world they will navigate and are ready for any path they choose in life.

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What’s at Stake?

In an essay investigating the significance of last year’s attempt to oust the president of the University of Virginia (http://bit.ly/thecoupthatfailed), Talbot Brewer reminds us about the essence of liberal education. Speaking about his own fie…