The Thomas Jefferson Center for the Study of Core Texts and Ideas
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Book Club: Anton Chekhov

Thursday, September 22, 2016 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B

"In Exile" and "Gusev"


Constitution Day Lecture

Thursday, September 15, 2016 • 4:00 PM

Painter Hall 3.02

Dr. George Forgie


Lunchtime Seminar with Paul Woodruff

Thursday, September 8, 2016 • 12:30 PM

Batts 5.108

“Prometheus and myths of human progress.”


Book Club: Book of Ruth

Thursday, September 1, 2016 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B


Book Club Movie Night: Miller's Crossing

Thursday, August 25, 2016 • 5:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Jefferson Scholars Opening Lecture

Monday, August 22, 2016 • 5:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)

Dr. Thomas Pangle


Machiavelli's Art

Thursday, May 12, 2016 • 5:00 PM

Batts 5.102

Lecture and Panel Discussion with Alejandro Barcenas

Event Flyer


Lunchtime Seminar: Stephen Marshall- W.E.B Du Bois

Thursday, April 28, 2016 • 12:30 PM

Batts 5.108

Assistant Professor of American Studies discusses W.E.B. Du Bois


Lunchtime Seminar: David Leibowitz- Plato

Friday, April 15, 2016 • 12:30 PM

Burdine 220

Harry M. Clor Associate Professor of Political Science at Kenyon College discusses Plato



Lunchtime Seminar: Professor Jeffrey Abramson- The Supreme Court This Term

Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 12:30 PM

Batts 5.108

Discuss the current supreme court





Jefferson Center Book Club: Leo Strauss, "German Nihilism"

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B



RILA Informational Meeting

Thursday, January 28, 2016 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B


Jefferson Center Book Club: Flannery O'Connor, "A Good Man is Hard to Find"

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B


Jefferson Scholars Spring Semester Kickoff Luncheon

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Book Club Movie Night: The Seventh Seal

Thursday, January 21, 2016 • 5:00 PM

BAT 5.108