There is no Great Issues Forum scheduled for 2016.
The Great Issues Forum at St. John's College features a distinguished speaker who contributes to meaningful conversation on issues of national and global importance. Sponsored by the Friends of St. John’s College, past speakers have included:
The most recent program was held on September 6, 2014 and featured Pulitzer Prize-winning professor Jack Rakove, who spoke on the topic “Vices in our Political System – In Madison’s Time and Ours.” Readings were from The Federalist.
The Great Issues program typically includes a keynote speech, seminars on a reading related to the speaker’s selected topic, and a buffet lunch.