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A Short-Course by Anthony Esolen An incentive for graduating seniors to apply to Magdalen College by December 1. Apply Today! If you are committed to a life of faith, meaning, and purpose then don’t wait until after college graduation to take the first steps. Let your college experience be the beginning of that journey. We...
Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts is pleased to include Dr. Anthony Esolen as part of its Friday Night Lecture Series on Friday, November 6 at 7:30pm Eastern. Dr. Esolen will present a lecture on Shakespeare, the love of man and woman, and the nature of the human person as male and female. Due to...
The students and faculty of Magdalen College will return to campus for the spring term on January 18, 2021. On Friday October 23, 2020, the administration of Magdalen College determined that, God willing, it would bring students and faculty back to campus for the spring term, beginning January 18, for in-person learning. Students will leave...
Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts is pleased to host Dr. Nicholas Healy as part of its Friday Night Lecture Series Friday, October 30 at 7:30pm. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this lecture is not open to the public. Learn about past lectures and the college’s commitment to bringing outside speakers to join students in...
In preparation for next year’s seven hundredth anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s death in September 1321, Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts has dedicated the 2020-2021 academic year to a commemoration of the poet and his masterwork, also completed in 1321. This yearlong celebration includes formal lectures by faculty and guests, student presentations, performances of scenes...
Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts is pleased to host Dr. Kathleen Marks as part of its Friday Night Lecture Series Friday, October 2 at 7:30pm. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this lecture is not open to the public. Learn about past lectures and the college’s commitment to bringing outside speakers to join students in...
Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts is grateful to have Anthony Esolen on faculty. In addition to teaching each semester, he also serves as the college’s Writer-in-Residence. For the past academic year, Dr. Esolen wrote four books as well as many articles, interviews and podcasts. His books for 2019-2020 include: The Hundredfold: Songs for the...
The Knights of Columbus Council at Magdalen College of the Liberal Arts received two awards at this year’s College Councils Conference. They were recognized as a Star Council and were awarded the Faith Program Award for promoting prayer on campus. The council hosts Compline – night prayer – every evening in the Men’s Residence Hall...
Subscribe to Jasper. Song of the Day: Once in Royal David’s City A lot of old hymnals used to have sections marked off with songs especially meant for children to sing. In The Hymnal 1940 that section included the Christmas carol, Once in Royal David’s City, written in 1848 by Cecil Frances Alexander. Think of...
Subscribe to Jasper. Man of the Day: Horatio Storer, M.D. One of the finest men I’ve learned about in recent years was a Quaker who became a Roman Catholic, but who changed the world before he converted. His name was Horatio Storer, and if you are an American citizen reading this, and your family was...
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