Entries by Marsha Familaro Enright

A Summer Program for Students 16 and older

Get an edge on college – and life! Come to The Great Connections Seminar A Summer Program for Students 16 and older Saturday, July 22-Saturday, July 29, 2017 Chicago If you’re not a student… Could your favorite student benefit from this program? Please forward this information. Free yourself:  Unleash your mind. Strengthen your autonomy. Expand […]

The Long Game of the New Left

“After the Vietnam War, a lot of us didn’t just crawl back into our literary cubicles; we stepped into academic positions. With the war over, our visibility was lost, and it seemed for a while–to the unobservant–that we had disappeared. Now we have tenure, and the work of reshaping the universities has begun in earnest.” […]

A wonderful weekend at The Great Connections Seminar

Wish you could have joined us last weekend! “Types of Power,” “Causality Versus Duty” and “Federalist 51 on the Separation of Powers” were just a few of the fascinating texts we analyzed at The Great Connections Seminar. That was in between walking around Chicago to explore it’s fabulous architecture and sculpture. We all learned so […]

Register for our seminar now: Understanding Power and the Power of Reason

“The Great Connections” Weekend Seminar for Working and Retired Adults Our theme: Reason and Power Thursday evening, October 1 to Sunday midday, October 4, 2015 Can’t make it? Join us for dinner and a talk by philosopher Tibor Machan on Saturday night (see more about him below). Don’t miss out on our powerful weekend.  We’ll: Delve deeply […]

The Great Connections Weekend Seminar for Working and Retired Adults

Join us in Chicago this Fall for… “The Great Connections” Weekend Seminar for Working and Retired Adults Our theme: Reason and Power Thursday evening, October 1 to Sunday midday, October 4, 2015 STRICTLY LIMITED TO AN ENROLLMENT OF 20 … REGISTER NOW! Would you like to experience the ideas, books, thinkers, and intellectual stimulation you may have […]