Summer Academy – for the curious and courageous

Through the holidays, imminent chilliness, and possible snowfall it may seem far-off, but summertime will be here before you know it!  A west coast girl at heart, I’m already looking forward to the long, blue-sky-green-world sunshiny days that I love here on campus.  I spend a good portion of my time all year round preparing for…

Why does every college sound the same?

Here at St. John’s, we pride ourselves on being a little different – a curriculum based on Great Books, not textbooks, and classrooms alive with conversations and possibilities.  At St. John’s, questions drive the conversation, not answers.  At St. John’s, the question – the questioning – is more important. In support of this self-sustaining, curious…