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In October 2018 , the Studium made a visit a to Sicily, via Rome and Paris. In Sicily, the focus was on three ancient Hellenic sites: Agrigento, Selinunte and Segesta. In their first oral exams in December the students will relate their studies in Greek literature, history, philosophy and mathematics to the sites they visited.
Chavagnes Studium is pleased to announce that we have now been listed in the National Catholic Register’s College Guide: http://www.ncregister.com/college-guide
Principal Ferdi McDermott will be in New York and Washington DC at the end of February and early March and hopes to meet some potential students there for our new BA degree. There are 2 events planned, but other than that don’t hesitate to send us a message if you are in New York 22nd
The Chavagnes Studium is organising a launch event in London for its new Liberal arts degree programme, in collaboration with ICES: the Catholic university of the Vendée, and the Catholic University of Lublin. Presentations by Ferdi McDermott, Professor Anthony O’Hear OBE, Dr Thomas E Conlon, Fr Mark Lawler, Mr Denis Boyles, drinks, and then an
Under the watchful gaze of St John Paul II, Chavagnes Principal, Ferdi McDermott and Eric de la Barre, President of the Institut Catholique d’Etudes Supérieures, signed a convention on 5th December to work as partners for a new English-language Liberal Arts degree starting in September 2018. The programme also includes a special intensive philosophy course
Ferdi McDermott, Principal of Chavagnes Studium, was welcomed by the Faculty of Philosophy and Cultural Studies at the Catholic University of Lublin this August. He is pictured here with Professor Agnieszka Lekka-Kowalik and the Dean, Professor Monika Walczak. Chavagnes and Lublin will be working together on our new Liberal Arts degree course. A further visit, with
Full details of the forthcoming Chavagnes Conference this summer, dedicated to “Mary and Martyrdom” and under the patronage of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, can be found here: http://chavagnes.org/conferences/
James Battye, who is currently working towards our HE Certificate in “The Foundations of the Western Tradition” at the Chavagnes Studium, has just heard today that he has received an unconditional offer to read English at the University of Oxford (St Hilda’s College), starting next autumn. Congratulations to James!
Here, extracted from the December issue of Eloquentia (due out this week) is an interview with Denis Boyles, one of our faculty at CHAVAGNES STUDIUM 1. Professor Boyles, could you explain how you came to get involved with the work of Chavagnes International College? The opportunity to work alongside professionals dedicated to teaching in tutorial