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Faculty Tocqueville Discussion Group

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 • 3:30 PM

Causes that maintain the American republic


Why Great Books?

Thursday, November 17, 2011 • 4:00 PM

UTC 3.124


Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives: Staged Reading of Scenes From Ancient Greek Drama

Thursday, November 10, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium (ACE 2.302)


Jefferson Book Club Meeting

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 • 3:30 PM

WAG 403B

Euclid, Elements (selections)



Faculty Tocqueville Discussion Group

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 • 3:30 PM

The sovereignty and tyranny of the majority


Student Coffee Hour

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 • 1:00 PM

WAG 403B


Jefferson Book Club Meeting

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • 3:30 PM

WAG 403B

Dostoyevski, The Brothers Karamazov


Student Coffee Hour

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 403B


Information Session

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 • 4:00 PM

WAG 403B


Faculty Tocqueville Discussion Group

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 • 3:30 PM

Tocqueville on American political institutions


Student Coffee Hour

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 • 1:00 PM

WAG 403B


Jefferson Book Club Meeting

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 • 3:30 PM

WAG 403B

Shakespeare, Tempest


Political Theory Lecture

Monday, September 26, 2011 • 4:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Jefferson Book Club Meeting

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403B

Thomas Jefferson (Selections)


Milton’s Satanic Verses

Friday, September 16, 2011 • 4:00 PM

MEZ 1.306


Undergraduate Coffee Hour

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 • 3:00 PM

WAG 403B

Jefferson Center Undergraduate Coffee Hour in the Jefferson Scholars Lounge


Movie night: Casablanca

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 • 5:30 PM

BAT 5.108


Jefferson Scholars Information Session

Thursday, September 1, 2011 • 4:00 PM

WAG 403B


Jefferson Scholars Information Session

Monday, August 29, 2011 • 4:00 PM

WAG 403B


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Thursday, July 7, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Tuesday, June 28, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420


The Meaning of Liberal Education

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 • 2:00 PM

WAG 420



Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 32-34

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Movie Night: All the King's Men

Thursday, April 28, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Student Activities Center (SAC) 3.112 Balcony Room B


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 29-31

Tuesday, April 26, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 27-28

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Book Club Meeting: Ayn Rand, Anthem

Thursday, April 14, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403b


17th Annual Meeting of The National Association for Core Texts and Courses

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Omni Hotel, New Haven, Connecticut


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 24-26

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Movie Night: Tristan and Isolde

Thursday, April 7, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Batts 5.108


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 22-23

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Book Club Meeting: Nietzsche, Birth of Tragedy

Thursday, March 31, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403b


Faculty Brown Bag Lunch Patrick Gardner

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 • 12:00 PM

Batts 5.108


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 20-21

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Wayne Ambler: "Aristophanes' Critique of the Gods"

Friday, March 25, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Don R. Boyd Auditorium, JGB 2.324

Lecture by Wayne Ambler, Associate Professor, Herbst Program of Humanities, University of Colorado at Boulder


Jefferson Book Club discussion of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure

Thursday, March 24, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403b


Shakespeare, Measure for Measure, performance by American Shakespeare Company

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theater


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 18-19

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Shakespeare, As You Like It, performance by American Shakespeare Company

Monday, March 21, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theater


Jefferson Movie Night: Seventh Seal

Thursday, March 10, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Batts 5.108


Rousseau, Anger and the Writing Self

Thursday, March 10, 2011 • 3:15 PM

Garrison 4.100

Lecture by Patrick Coleman, PhD. French and Francophone Studies, University of California Los Angeles


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 15-17

Tuesday, March 8, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 12-14

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Book Club Meeting: Ibn Tufayl, Hayy Ibn Yacqzan

Thursday, February 24, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403b


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 10-11

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 8-9

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Aeschylus' Agamemnon

Thursday, February 10, 2011 • 8:00 PM

Black Box Theater, SAC


Aeschylus' Agamemnon

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 • 8:00 PM

Black Box Theater, SAC


Inferno Reading Group, Cantos 5-7

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 401


Jefferson Book Club Meeting: Lincoln, Selections

Thursday, January 27, 2011 • 5:00 PM

WAG 403b


Allen Guelzo: A. Lincoln, Philosopher.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 • 4:30 PM

UTC 4.124

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