Alumni Week 2021

Monday, September 27 through Saturday, October 2, 2021

Thank you for participating in St. John’s College Alumni Week 2021. We hope you enjoyed engaging with the various content and events hosted throughout the week, and that the programming provided you an opportunity to remember your Johnnie experience and strengthen your relationship with the college and fellow alumni.

Until we can be together again, we invite you to revisit the week’s activities listed below.

See you soon!


Santa Fe Freshman Orientation Finding Meno Fall 2019

Schedule of Events
Monday, September 27 through Saturday, October 2, 2021

Monday, September 27

  • Welcome
  • Q&A with College Leaders
  • Alumni Association Awards

*Prerecorded Events

Join us for a kickoff celebration honoring remarkable members of our Johnnie community and for answers to alumni-generated questions from college leaders.

See Monday events

Tuesday, September 28

  • Return to the Classroom: How to Read a Painting of a Face and Lab Revisited

*Prerecorded Events

Missing the classroom experience? Return to your favorite tutorials led by beloved tutors.


Wednesday, September 29

  • JohnnieTalks

*Prerecorded Event

Tune in for flash talks guided by images from alumni on the meaning of “perseverance.”

See Wednesday events

Thursday, September 30

  • Breaking Barriers Panel Presentation
    • 7 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. CT / 5 p.m. MT / 4 p.m. PT

*Live Event

Hear the personal experiences of some of St. John’s first women students.


Friday, October 1

  • Return to Ptolemy Demonstration
    • 3 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. CT / 1 p.m. MT / 12 p.m. PT

*Live Event

  • Annual All Alumni Meeting and Alumni Association Election
    • 4:30 p.m. ET / 3:30 p.m. CT / 2:30 p.m. MT / 1:30 p.m. PT

*Live Event

  • Revisit Friday Night Lectures
    *Prerecorded Event

Pick up right where you left off with Ptolemy and Lecture, and take part in the annual meeting of alumni and leadership elections.

See Friday Events

Saturday, October 2

  • Seminar
  • Toasts and Tributes with Alumni Association Board

*Live Events

Commemorate our week together at seminar with classmates and tutors, followed by a celebratory toast hosted by the Alumni Association Board.

See Saturday Events

Registration is now closed. If you have a question about your selected seminar, please contact your Class Chair(s) or the Alumni Relations Office at alumni(at)

Note: seminars with fewer than five participants are subject to cancellation. If a seminar is canceled due to low attendance, registrants may choose to transfer to an open seminar or request a refund. Alumni Week programming subject to change.

Santa Fe Freshman Orientation Finding Meno Fall 2019

Registration and Pricing

Registration now closed

Live Events must be registered for in advance in order to provide login credentials on the dates of programming.

Prerecorded Activities will be posted on this page on the date of their occurrence and are open to all participants. To receive links to prerecorded content via email, registration is recommended.

Cancelation Policy

Due to the limited availability of virtual seminars, spaces are nontransferable and nonrefundable.

Alumni Association Board Honorees 2021

Alumni Association honorees are selected annually by the board in recognition for their pursuit of and successes in leading examined lives of virtue, as well as their steadfast commitment to the St. John’s College community. Following are recipients of the Award of Merit, Volunteer Service Award, and Honorary Alumni designations to be commemorated during Alumni Week 2021.

Give in Honor of Your Class

Reunion Giving focuses on the power of collective giving. Each year more reunion celebrants give back, increasing the impact of a long legacy of Johnnies on the future of St. John’s College.

Support a Class Endowment Fund

Designate your gift to a specific Class Endowment Fund. The endowment provides St. John’s with a steady, dependable, and enduring stream of revenue. When it comes to ensuring our future, it doesn’t get more important than this.

Volunteer as an Alumni Class Chair

The Alumni Class Chair Program seeks to deepen the relationship between alumni and the college by increasing engagement through class liaisons. Through this meaningful program, volunteers prepare their classes for reunion while increasing awareness for the importance of giving.

2020 Alumni Week Highlights

Videos of demonstrations, interviews, and JohnnieTalks from 2020 Alumni Week.